VP Technology (m/f) [engl.]
BodyChange & Du
You are a versatile developer with leadership experience and want to change the way, people feel in their bodies? Then we have your new mission waiting for you! As Vice President Technology, you are the most senior techie in our company and strategically and operationally develop the core of our next big growth step: our Digital Product!
Founded in 2012, BodyChange is the fastest growing online weight loss and fitness brand in the German-speaking area, with more than 450,000 participants and more than 4.5 million lost kilos, featuring a broad portfolio of coachings and supporting products in online and offline commerce - and we are very proud of that! But BodyChange is so much more than e-commerce! Every day, we can see the influence we have on the lives of hundreds of thousands through all these many user stories - massively driving us to go even further! Because there is so much more that we can do to fulfill our mission, and we need YOU!
For our next big step, we are looking for you as our inspiring Vice President Technology, who brings to life our vision of a truly customer centric digital product and brings all this to where it belongs: to the center of our organisation. As integral member of our senior leadership team, you develop our strategic IT Roadmap, enjoying a very high degree of freedom while leveraging the close sparring opportunities with CEO and COO in order to build the base of our clearly sketched 2020 growth path. As part of this you will grow our 6 person IT team to twice its current size until end of this year - incl. building our employer brand in the tech space - and review our full tech stack together with our experienced developers. As highly valued counterpart, you are the interface between tech & business and drive our product development across the whole organisation via effective communication and goal orientation.
That's what you're bringing
Experience with the strategic development of tech roadmaps for a growth company
Several years of leadership experience at the interface between tech & business
The self-reflective and opportunity-oriented personality that allows to inspire and lead a smart tech team
You love a good sprint, but you also have the sporting endurance for the whole marathon
This is what we're offering
- High degree of freedom for you and your team in the strategic as well as in the daily work
- The opportunity to make your massive contribution to the mission that all people finally feel good in their bodies
- One of the most exciting and impactful roles on the way to our vision
- The chance as well as the headspace to grow along a steep learning curve and to develop professionally as well as personally every day
- Experienced business counterparts with a strong sense for productive collaboration and common development
- The opportunity to position the BodyChange team in the tech scene, eg via conferences and meetups
- All the perks and benefits you love with a young company: CYOD, flexible working hours and home office phases, great team in an active office community, and bonus perk: nicest office with a great view over Munich and the Alpes
Our current Tech Stack
- Currently 9/12 in the Joel test, on our way to 11/12
- Website Release Management System: PHP, MySQL, AngularJS, Gulp, NodeJS
- Content & User Management System: SilverStripe, PHP, MySQL, AngularJS
- Shopsystem: Magento, PHP, MySQL, jQuery
- Data / BI: AngularJS, Laravel, PHP7, MariaDB
- Infrastructure: Cloud Computing AWS, Jenkins, Ubuntu, Apache, nginX, Redis & Memcached
- Development environment / IDE / versioning: GitHub, IntelliJ
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