Solaris is Europe’s leading embedded finance platform empowering the future of financial services. As a tech company, we enable businesses to easily provide trusted and innovative financial experiences to their customers. Through smart APIs, our partners can embed financial services quickly and compliantly into their own product offerings. 

We love what we do and we love our team. We are 700+ people from over 70 nationalities – a unique blend of techies, fintech enthusiasts, bankers and entrepreneurs from various industries. Our routines are built around genuinely valuing and exchanging different perspectives as well as actively sharing knowledge as we drive our business as a team. We believe and invest in personal growth.

As an Engineering Manager you’ll sit at the intersection of organisational and functional leadership by heading one or two product development teams with full management responsibilities. We understand the candidate market, and we as a company are in support of a well-balanced work life.

Your Role

  • You will manage one or two teams of software engineers who build the products and frameworks that make our entire platform
  • You will own and steer overarching, impactful topics in tech and beyond
  • You own the entire product engineering process and and ensure industry-leading engineering practices and methodologies
  • You ensure on-time delivery of the product roadmap with an end-to-end view
  • You are the interface between strategy and delivery
  • You grow your team of engineers in their craft and as people. You ensure your teams stay happy, healthy and productive
  • You attract, excite and retain a team of best-in-class engineers

Your Role 

  • Design data models for critical business processes in collaboration with the Risk and Finance Teams
  • Provide clean and transformed data with meaningful insights, ready for impactful analysis
  • Apply data engineering best practices to the analytics code
  • Perform complex analysis of source data and build performant and scalable ELT pipelines
  • Grow our analytics capabilities with faster and more reliable components, tools and processes
  • Focus on building strong data products and empower end-users of our data catalog to make faster and more accurate analysis
  • Increase the data quality, the observability, the discoverability and the documenting of our data products
  • Lead and participate in cross-functional projects that support analytical and operational usage of the data
  • Develop datasets for very specific custom 3rd party tools

We’d love to see 

  • Years of experience in leading cross-functional and multicultural teams
  • Your seasoned background in software engineering, agile coaching background is a plus!
  • You have excellent organizational and communication skills in written and verbal English
  • You are a mentor and role model. You lead your teams by example
  • You recognize failure as an essential component of any learning process
  • You are a curious, constant learner and share your learnings with others

What We Offer

  • We are a Remote-First company: our office is in Berlin, but you can work from anywhere in Germany
  • Learning and development budget
  • Transparent framework to support your career goals.
  • Competitive salary.

While job ads usually paint an ideal picture of a candidate, studies show that most applicants meet an average of 60% of the criteria. Unfortunately, many promising candidates tend to apply only if they meet all the criteria. So if you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single item in the job description, please contact us anyway. We’d love to talk with you and find out if you might be a good fit for us.

At Solaris, we are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment, where all Solarians feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of color, ethnicity, religion, sex, origin, disability, marital status, citizenship, or gender identity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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