Director Engineering, Payments & Monetization

Director Engineering, Payments & Monetization

OLX Group

Berlin, Germany

What you will be doing:

  • Lead and inspire a team of +40 engineers;
  • Build and maintain world-class payment processing, monetisation and advertising solutions serving hundreds of millions of customers;
  • Lead by example. We expect you to be hands on;
  • Drive the technology strategy making sure modern techniques and technologies are applied properly;
  • Be actively involved in leading product innovation driven by technology trends;
  • Take responsibility for the roadmap and deliverables together with product to drive customer value, conversion, adoption, willingness to pay and revenues;
  • Lead architectural and system design initiatives in a microservice environment;
  • Consider buy vs. build decisions and manage strategic partnerships with payment providers;
  • Be accountable for data privacy, PCI and security aspects of our payment solutions;
  • Improve team velocity by putting high focus on test and release automation (continuous delivery);
  • Grow your team both personal and professional and create an environment that enables to attract world class talent;
  • Define challenging objectives and key results together with the team and monitor and report progress;
  • Contribute to the wider R&D and technology community within OLX.

Who we’re looking for:

  • Degree in Computer Science;
  • 7+ years of work experience in a hyper growth environment;
  • Experience in building and leading engineering teams of +40 engineers;
  • Vast experience in building payment processing solutions;
  • Deep understanding in building high-traffic, large-scale internet applications;
  • Strong technical background and good understanding of current technology trends;
  • Experience with microservice architectures in a cloud-based environment (AWS, Kubernetes, Docker);
  • Strong background in Java and/or ideally experience with Kotlin;
  • Good understanding and ideally successful application of AI/ML;
  • Experience in building an engineering culture in an agile, lean & devops environment;
  • Good understanding of lean and agile principles (Kanban, Scrum, Lean Startup);
  • Deep understanding of product management and how to partner with product, design and user research;
  • Experience with continuous delivery focussing on fast release cycles while maintaining quality and measuring technical health;
  • Strong business acumen;
  • Experience with integrating various payments providers and general ad tech a big plus;
  • Experience in working in an international environment and leading teams across multiple locations;
  • Proven track record of hiring, inspiring and retaining top performing engineers.

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