Head of Engineering

  • Tech
  • Milan, Italy

Head of Engineering

Job description

Beesy is a technology company founded in May 2018 in Milan by finleap Milan, the Italian subsidiary of the largest fintech company builder in Europe. Fabrick - the open banking ecosystem of Banca Sella - is a minority investor.

Beesy develops and sells a digital financial management solution - encompassing banking and accounting services - designed for micro-enterprises and freelancers based in Italy. It also offers an integrated tax advisory solution for freelancers powered by a network of external tax consultants. Our team is talented, international, collaborative and we are looking for people that love challenges and are willing to work in a fast growing workplace.

 

Your role in Beesy

As our Head of Engineering you will be responsible for our tech team, for building our backend APIs in a microservice architecture. You’ll have an impact on our technical stack, team and define and shape our product.

 

Our stack:

Java 8 and 10, Spring (Boot, DI, MVC, Cloud), Postgresql, Docker, Microservices, AWS.

 

 

Your responsibilities

  • Evolving current software architecture, selecting the right technologies and developing high quality products

  • Leading a team of talented Engineers, being very supportive with an hands-on approach

  • Serving as a mentor, training and growing our technical team

  • Active involvement in developing our highly agile and tech-focused company culture

  • Constantly improving our products and platforms to fit our business needs

  • Coordinating the development process with the cross-functional feature-teams based on clear KPIs and managing goals & expectations as well as tech alignment across teams.

Requirements

 

What will make you succeed?

  • Considerable experience in leading international development teams

  • Proven experience designing architectures and technical strategies for start-ups

  • Experience in technical landscapes including integrating CRM, Banking-APIs or other enterprise systems to build a successful data integration product

  • An ability to bring in new ideas to further improve our tech-related company culture and brand

  • An aspiration to continuously develop yourself and stay on top of the latest technology innovations/trends

  • An entrepreneurial mindset with a creative approach to problem solving

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Excellent communicator in English, Italian is a plus

  • A great level of communication and transparency comes naturally to you, both with your team, the company as a whole and the senior management team.

 

Our team:

  • Our leadership team is dedicated to your personal growth and development

  • Talented, dedicated and passionate people are at the core of our business bringing together finance and tech skills

  • We are a fast growing team, empowering each team member to take full ownership of his/her activities

  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated—both in and out of the office

  • Last but not least, we offer plenty of perks; competitive salary, full benefits package, flexible work hours, plus free coffee/drinks and snacks and company outings.