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Head of Engineering (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin HQ

Your mission
We believe the future of eCommerce will be powered by sustainable same day fulfilment and delivery. Dropp's last mile fulfilment and delivery platform has already transformed the way eCommerce brands delight their customers. We’re looking for an experienced and driven Head of Engineering to join our team to help us on our mission. The team has worked hard on releasing our MVP which consists of ​integrating with eCommerce shop systems to enable seamless same day delivery.

As the Head of ​Engineering, your primary mission is to recruit, ​develop and ​retain strong talent ​in the engineering team. You'll work closely with Philip on the hiring needs and organisational structure of ​tech team.

Your second mission will be to make sure Dropp can rapidly, reliably and repeatedly ​deliver its product to shops and consumers. You are responsible for the holistic view of Dropp's systems implementation. You review the architecture and systems design of all the software  — both systems developed by our own staff, as well as any systems designed by vendors. Your mission is to ​ensure Dropp has an architecture capable of delivering the functionality, scalability, reliability, security and performance it needs to compete and thrive.
Your profile
  • Proven track record in delivering high-quality software
  • Proven track record of engineering leadership
  • Excellent understanding and experience with micro services and distributed systems
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills
  • You ideally have experience working with the following tech stack: NodeJS, TyepScript, react, AWS Serverless, step functions, etc
  • Good business acumen
Our offering
  • As one of the first employees, you have measurable impact on the early development of our product
  • You join a fast paced environment and the chance to grow with the company
  • You get all the benefits of a VC-backed startup - team events, offsites, international and diverse team
  • Our engineering team is remote and we provide the necessary support for productive remote work
About us

At Dropp, we are shaping the future of last mile logistics. We are building a faster, greener and more consumer friendly post purchase experience for online brands.

Dropp operates hyper local warehouses in the heart of German cities to provide same-day delivery within 3 hours, scheduled delivery and scheduled returns. We deploy our own fleet of riders with e-cargo bikes to ensure on time and environment friendly deliveries.
Our goal is to enhance the relationship brands and shops have with their end customers by building an outstanding post purchase experience: Customers are in control of when their order arrives and shops have the visibility they need to ensure the customer experience we provide meets their expectations.



We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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