We're Celonis, the global leader in execution management and process mining technology, and one of the 50 most valuable private companies in the world. We believe that every company can unlock its full execution capacity - and for that, we need you to join us.

The role 

As a Senior Engineering Manager, you’ll be a manager-of-managers responsible for a group of dedicated, pragmatic engineers working to build incredible products at scale.  Your teams will design and build a critical set of wide-ranging functionality within the Celonis Execution Management System: from machine learning to business knowledge to application building.

And as the Site Lead for Prishtina, you will be taking on the responsibility for a strategic Celonis location currently home to over 70 Celonauts and growing fast!  You will be seen as an exceptional Leader within the Celonis global organization, accountable for the staffing, engagement, performance, and results of the site with a particular focus on our engineering capabilities. 

You will also drive employee engagement and satisfaction across the site , encouraging company events and employee interaction and be seen as a true ambassador for Celonis both internally and externally across the wider region! 

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Attract, hire, onboard and grow the team at hyper-speed within the region with a core focus on software engineering.
  • Care about the well-being of Celonauts, actively guide and steer a strong local feeling of belonging based on the Celonis spirit; own engagement (measured through engagement surveys) and retention metrics.
  • Execute on the vision and roadmap of the department, working in close collaboration with product management and managers.
  • Participate in the strategy process, to ensure team’s output meets business objectives
  • Hold a high bar for technical excellence and actively manage technical debt
  • Supervise, consult and coach managers and team leaders, by providing continuous feedback.
  • Represent Celonis externally (conferences, councils, universities, etc.) and empower teams to promote Celonis developer brand (via blog posts, conferences, meetups, etc.).
  • Own local processes & services, aligned with global functions (HR, Workplace services, Talent acquisition, etc.).

Experience needed;

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 10+ years of experience in software development, including 4+ years as a manager
  • Hands-on experience in frontend / server development, e.g.
    • Frontend: Angular, TypeScript/JavaScript, HTML5, CSS/SCSS
    • Server: Java, C/C++, Python, NodeJS
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

Nice to haves;

  • Graduate level degree (e.g. Masters or Ph.D)
  • Fluent Albanian speaker
  • Broad familiarity with the Kosovo tech scene and surrounding areas

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work within a new category of technology, Execution Management
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (stock options, generous time off, family leave from day one, and more)
  • Mental well-being support (mindfulness tools such as Headspace, virtual events and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Employee resource communities to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future


About Us

Celonis reveals and fixes inefficiencies businesses can’t see, enabling them to perform at levels they never thought possible. Powered by its market-leading process mining core, the Celonis Execution Management System provides a full set of platform capabilities for business executives and users to eliminate billions in corporate inefficiencies, provide better customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Celonis has thousands of implementations with global customers and is headquartered in Munich, Germany and New York City, USA with more than 23 offices worldwide.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better

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