AutoScout24 is a leading automotive digital classifieds platform in Europe, in terms of unique monthly visitors and listings. The digital marketplace offers listings products for used and new cars to dealers and private sellers, inspiring people’s best car-owning decisions. In Germany, AutoScout24 enjoys a unique aided brand awareness of 95 percent within its target group. AutoScout24 is part of Scout24 Group, which operates leading digital marketplaces dedicated to the real estate and automotive sectors in Germany and other selected European countries. For more information, please visit: 

This is a key role within our technology leadership teams, with full responsibility for a whole market segment within Scout. Is ideal for someone with very strong management experience leading large teams through reporting structures. You will be responsible for the technical strategy of the segment in line with product teams, playing a leading role in one of the most influential and impactful projects in Germany.

What we need from you: 

  • Responsible for technical leadership of segment teams, consisiting of internal and external engineers as well as Engineering Managers 
  • Acting as a mentor or coach, supporting your team in technically challenging projects
  • Leadership and training of dedicated product engineering teams
  • Continuous development of the IT strategy and functional excellence, including resources and budget planning
  • Creation of best possible framework conditions to get the optimum performance from your team in the interests of our customers and business
  • Member of Technology executive team
  • Driving the Tech culture

 What we need you to bring: 

  • University degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Profound experience in leadership roles within engineering and internet organizations
  • Strategic thinker: Ability to take responsibility for the realization of corporate goals and stay on course even if others lose sight of the results
  • Experienced leader in fast-paced delivery of internet products
  • Excellent project management or agile facilitation skills
  • Proven experience with complex infrastructure, ideally within the public cloud 
  • Ability to work with cross-functional leadership team: Good understanding of product development processes, marketing approaches and business tactics in internet businesses
  • Great communicator and you are able to articulate a vision
  • Big passion for technology and an agile work culture
  • Fluency in English 

What you can expect from us:

At Scout24 we value the diversity of our employees as much as our users’ individual life scripts. Our doors are open for everyone and free of stereotyped thinking. The power of our team grows with the variety of individual perspectives. Our culture embraces a workplace that fits in with your personal way of life. Together, we build leading digital marketplaces in Europe. Some of the things we offer include:

  • An environment that provides the opportunity for impact you would find in a start-up combined with the resources of a market leader
  • Competitive salaries, an attractive company pension plan and personal benefits 
  • Great work-life balance, including flexible working hours, home office and 30 days of vacation annually
  • A commitment to diversity and a positive environment where we are not just colleagues but teammates and friends
  • Continuous development including skills training, language courses, and many other workshops and sessions
  • Our on-site canteen, fresh fruit, free drinks and more
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