VP Engineering - PropTech (m/f/d)

Engineering · Hamburg · Full-time · C-Level/VP/Director

Job description

Job description

Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at project-a.com and on the blog insights.project-a.com.

We are looking for:

A new team member for one of our portfolio companies, a start-up that is renewing the residential real estate brokerage by tackling the gap between the traditional real estate market and the available technical products.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Scaling up our portfolio company on an organisational and platform level in close cooperation with the management
  • Defining a technical vision for your team and the company
  • Providing technical leadership to build, develop and scale the platform that empowers real estate agents, buyers and sellers
  • Being a domain expert on real estate technology and an empathetic partner to our Business Units and other stakeholders
  • Inspiring, recruiting and mentoring a team of high performing tech talent
  • Relentlessly thinking and acting from the user’s perspective to create industry-leading digital experiences that have an impact

Tech Stack:

  • Docker, AWS
  • PostgreSQL
  • Elasticsearch
  • Python, Django REST Framework
  • ES6, React, Typescript, Node.js

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • Build up experience in leading and scaling up new businesses in a tech environment  
  • Proven track record of leading tech organizations (5+ years experience), ideally experience in the German prop tech market 
  • Extensive experience in web/mobile software development, ability to go deep into the technical realm to help decide on e.g. technology directions
  • University degree in computer science or alike, preferably from a top university 
  • Proven success in working with product-, marketing-, business-, and operations divisions
  • Flexible mindset, result-oriented working style and determination to have a successful career in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and passionate personality
  • Strong communication skills in English; German is a plus

What to expect working with our portfolio company:

  • Make a true impact in the PropTech industry
  • Well equipped and modern office in the heart of Hamburg
  • Thrive from an inspiring, creative, and diverse environment with amazing and smart colleagues from all over the world
  • Transparent culture with flat hierarchies where every person is highly valued
  • Having fun together as a company with regular team events
  • Getting challenged and developing your professional skills by taking over responsibilities, and a guaranteed steep learning curve from day one
  • Choose from a variety of drinks and healthy snacks available to keep you energized throughout the day
  • Possibility for home office and flexible working hours to balance your work and private life 
  • Being part of an instant network within the Project A family

Do you want to be part of our portfolio company’s success story?
We are looking forward to your online application.

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