Engineering Manager (m/w/d)

Nect GmbH • Hamburg


Become part of the Nect story

Nect has the most innovative and advanced ident (and more) product in the industry. We uniquely combined technology, security, and compliance behind an easily accessible user experience. 
Work with this talented people as a leader and add more innovative and status-quo-changing solutions for our users and customers! 
The Engineering Manager is responsible for the delivery of the cross functional engineering team. Together with our Product Management you and your team decisively influence the value for our customers and the quality of our products. You will also be the peer of our machine learning team leadership and closely collaborate with this area. 
Your responsibilities include team leadership, finding innovative and efficient technical solutions and influencing the technical strategy. You create the environment for the engineering teams, so that they can perform at their highest level and contributes to the ever-increasing customer value of our products efficiently and effectively. 


Team Leadership 
  • Create an environment for high performance teams 
  • Be a hiring manager 
  • Nurture talent, grow team members 
  • Provide guidance and feedback 
  • Look out for and support upcoming talents for Engineering Managers 
Tightly collaborate with your peers 
  • Product Management 
  • Leadership of machine learning team 
  • Leadership of our infrastructure team 
Deliver value to our users and customers 
  • Gain as much knowledge as necessary in the compliance space (eIDAS, TR-03147, ISO 27001, GDPR, etc) 
  • Understand why our UX is great, so that you can influence the product quality in the right direction 
  • Improve exiting features, create new ones and build new products 
  • Manage the delivery (timelines, scope, resources) of our roadmap 
Technical components 
  • Establish best practices to improve our efficiency and quality 
  • Identify and manage technical debt 
  • Improve our architecture so that we can take advantage of the modern technologies 
Communicate effectively 
  • Your role is very influential, it is important that you communicate well and clear to our stakeholders, teams, users and customers if necessary 
  • Pro-actively develop reporting procedures and standards to continually improve transparency 

  • Excellent experience in leadership, 3+ yearrs of experience or comparable 
  • Excellent delivery skills, you can look back on a long list of projects delivered 
  • Excellent technical skills, you have or had hands-on experience in development and/or operations 
  • Tons of tools in the toolbox, you are able to choose methodology, not locked into one schema  
  • Asks the right questions, you try to underrate, not to answer 
  • Mindset is getting stuff done, you find a pragmatic solution, but still manage the debt we took with trade-off decisions precisely 
  • Backend engineering background, scaling, security, product development 
  • Customer centric thinking, you understand that we address the needs of our users and customers, and you know how to enable your team to do the same 


These are the Nect benefits


We offer 30 days per year.

Flexible working hours

We trust you to know best how you stay efficient. Flexible working hours give you the freedom to organize your day.

Company health insurance package

Your health is important to us, therefore we support it with a comprehensive company health insurance package.

Connection and office

We are located in the heart of Hamburg, so you can easily reach us by bus or train. We also offer a subsidized HVV ProfiTicket which allows you to make full use of the city’s public transportation.

Modern work environment

We work in a new office, with modern interior/Furniture as well as social areas for relaxation. We provide gaming consoles, pool tables, drinks and snacks as well as a small library to regenerate focus and have some fun with your colleagues.


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Our application process

1. Apply online
1. Apply online

Choose the right job for you and simply send us your application using the “Apply now”-button. Your CV is enough, you can also apply with your LinkedIn or XING profile.

2. First video-interview
2. First video-interview

We invite you to a first meeting. In about 30-45 minutes we will discuss your profile and your motivation as well as clarify general questions.

3. Personal interview
3. Personal interview

Whether digital or on-site, in our second conversation we want to get to know each other even better and go into a little more depth in terms of content.

4. Contract offer
4. Contract offer

As soon as both sides feel that we are a good fit and that you should definitely become a Nectee, you will receive an offer and an employment contract from us.


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