VP of Engineering

Posted 16 August 2021
Salary€10000.00 - €11000.00 per month
LocationHelsinki, Helsinki, Uusimaa
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Contact NameLee Bowles

Job description

VP of Engineering- Helsinki, Finland- Permanent opportunity
I'm currently working with a rising FinTech company in Helsinki, Finland that are looking to strengthen their management team by hiring an experienced VP of Engineering.

In this role you will lead their development function, which is made up of multiple teams of software architects and developers, ensuring that their digital asset lending platforms are of high quality, fully functional, and built for growth.

Your responsibilities:
*Overseeing product development and engineering to create a best-in-class crypto lending platform.
*Leading, scaling, and managing several developer teams in a fast-paced B2B environment.
*Fostering a culture capable of delivering high-quality, high-availability, highly dependable, scalable, and secure systems - as well as identifying and mitigating issue areas.
*Establishing measurements and techniques for regular assessments and improvements across the company to promote engineering and operational excellence.
*Advancing the creation of a shared infrastructure and functional capabilities. Providing feedback to their product managers and technical architects to affect the roadmap and strategy
*Providing comprehensive documentation and practical examples to internal and external stakeholders.
*Create a positive work atmosphere based on accountability by setting clear expectations.
*Taking responsibility for development and budgeting in collaboration with the CTO, COO, and management team.
*Managing senior management expectations and dealing with clients and partners.

Experienced required:
*You are goal-oriented, ambitious, energetic, and self-assured.
*At least ten years of software development experience - you most likely began your career as a software engineer before progressing to team lead.
*Proven experience of taking products to the next level from both an operational and tech standpoint.
*You're not afraid to code yourself every now and again- they code in C#, JavaScript, TypeScript, and Azure!
*Previous work experience in a start-up, financial services, or digital assets area is a plus.

*Competitive pay, perks, and benefits
*Meritocracy based culture and a highly competent team
*Four weeks of paid holiday, guaranteed
*A front-row seat to the global digital asset market, especially within lending
*Opportunity to learn with the best in finance, tech, and digital assets
*Chance to contribute to building world-changing solutions
*Great professional growth opportunities

If you are interested or would like to find out more information, please apply in or send your CV to: lee.bowles@claremontconsulting.com