Software Engineering Manager

    We believe in autonomous, self-supporting development teams who help our customers buy the best fitting suit they'll ever wear, and wow them at every step of the way. Whether their journey starts online or in one of our 90+ stores, our teams inspire them to buy and come back for more - ideally together with their best mate or dad.

    As a Software Engineering / Development Manager, you will steer up to 3 scrum teams and ensure they are able to deliver on expectations, remove impediments and coach the team in building quality software with impact for our customers.

    As we're scaling up to become the global tailoring expert, we are in need of experienced leaders with an Agile mindset, low ego and the ability to let teams perform while given full autonomy and ownership.

    Your typical day includes:

    • Coaching, guiding and ensuring teams are able to be self-supporting/autonomous with little to no hierarchy
    • Ensuring development teams are able to deliver quality products and ship (Scaling up or down, recruiting, coaching)
    • Setting up of personal development plans together with HR (learning & development, 360 feedback, appraisals, growth progress) and facilitating technical growth and knowledge sharing over teams

    This job might be for you if you have:

    • 3+ years of experience managing/steering Agile teams of 5+ engineers
    • A Bachelor's degree in computer science or solid hands-on experience as a developer with remarkable career growth
    • A technical background and shipped code in more than 2 languages in an agile environment (This role doesn't require hands-on coding)
    • Track record in shipping quality software with autonomous development teams
    • Experience letting people grow or go
    • A strong track record recruiting engineers and a vision on how to hire quality people
    • You are able to discuss non-technical subjects, with previous experience in an English-speaking environment
    • A valid work EU work permit

    Your success will be measured by:

    • 3 autonomous high performing teams, delivering on expectations
    • 3 high potential graduates - One per team
    • High-quality software and a plan to make it even better
    • No code smells!

    What do you get in return?

    • An excellent salary package
    • Choose your own device (and OS)
    • Opportunity to make an impact, disrupt men's tailoring and be part of a fast-growing, entrepreneurial company that takes technology very seriously
    • Potential for you to grow within the company as we're scaling the tech department
    • 20% discount on all Suitsupply products
    • Subsidized lunch 5 days a week
    • Great office in Amsterdam with a dedicated Suitsupply bus bringing you to the office
    • Work in a genuine international workplace with over 20 nationalities supporting global customers in over 22 countries, 84+ stores

    Application process

    Apply and review your profile
    Introductory call
    (virtual/phone) by recruiter
    1st (virtual) interview
    with Hiring Manager
    2nd (virtual) interview
    with peers
    OneDay (onsite).
    if you're not in the Netherlands, we'll fly you in.
    Offer
    Start
    (including potential relocation)
    Enrico Heidelberg

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