Join us on a shared journey that matters!

At MOIA GmbH, our team of more than 250 employees develops the technical products for our on-demand ridepooling service in the form of an end-to-end integrated product, from hub, fleet, and driver management to passenger and B2B solutions. At the same time, we want to make the vision of an autonomously driving mobility service a reality and plan to bring the first autonomous MOIA vehicle to the streets by 2025.  

At our offices in Berlin and Hamburg, international teams of developers, engineers, designers, and strategists work on a shared mission. As a tech company, more than half of our employees are developers. We pursue value-driven development based on our product values of comfort, reliability, safety, and privacy. 

We aspire to be a leading company in the fields of rethinking mobility and improving urban transportation by making it more relaxed, more affordable and an entirely positive experience for everyone. 

MOIA gets things moving. On a shared journey – towards an easier, smarter, and more meaningful future. 

About your teams 

MOIA has awesome teams and is organized in several business domains. As a Director of Engineering, you will be responsible for one domain and the technical teams within the domain. You pair with the business domain owner to support the teams in finding the right balance between technical excellence, maintaining a high customer focus and reliably deliver product increments. This requires also close collaboration with MOIA Operations Germany GmbH, which is responsible for our service, manages our hubs, fully electrical fleets, drivers and our customer service. The role includes technical leadership as well as people management. Besides the work inside your domain, you are part of the overarching technical leadership team with all the Directors, Chapter Leads, and the CTO. 

The engineering teams use modern languages (e.g., Kotlin, TypeScript, Scala, Rust, Golang, Swift, Dart) in combination with cloud services (e.g., AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, SQS, Kinesis, RDS and Kubernetes) and are responsible for the discovery of what product increment to deliver next, as well as the full software lifecycle, including testing and operating the services (“you build it, you run it”).  

What you will do 

  • Collaborate proactively with multiple (distributed) teams 
  • Influence the product roadmap together with the Business Domain Owner 
  • Lead some world-class teams and the chapter leads in a servant leadership style
  • Support our bottom-up tech-culture and empower your teams to take responsibility
  • Contribute to the overall company strategy together with your peers across product, tech and design, and communicate it well to teams at different flight levels
  • Account for the scaling of MOIA and prepare the organizational design for the future
  • Take an active role in shaping and developing the MOIA (tech) culture 

 
What will help you to fulfill your role 

  • A deep understanding of building digital products and modern software engineering, ideally at scale 
  • A strong background in technology that is used in companies like MOIA 
  • Having a deep knowledge of team and organizational setups, e.g. Conway’s Law, and agile methods and frameworks 
  • Having a strong focus on people leadership 
  • Experience in growing and enabling diverse international teams 
  • Experience in successfully collaborating with stakeholders from different functions, including compliance topics regarding our service operation
  • Strong interests in bringing your products forward and having a strong customer focus as well as a good technical understanding 
  • Excellent communication skills in English and an interest in helping highly autonomous and cross-functional teams align to work together towards a shared goal 

Bonus points, if additionally, you have experience in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Software delivery in the context of iOS and Android applications 
  • Employing techniques from statistics, machine learning and operations research to business applications 
  • Handling customer requests and bug reports 
  • Solid knowledge in German 

We encourage you to apply even if your profile does not meet all the requirements for the role. We embrace individual growth at MOIA. 

In case you have questions regarding your application, you can approach the recruiter Jovana or our CTO Ralf directly. 

Our Benefits in a nutshell

  • Competitive salary (including bonus)
  • Flexible working hours and work arrangements
  • Budget and monthly expense allowance for your home office setup
  • Public transport ticket (fully covered) and discount on MOIA rides
  • Subsidization of a fitness club membership or bike leasing
  • Continuous learning days, job rotation, trainings and workshops, conferences, and language classes
  • Mental health trainings, consultation, and company doctor
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Relocation support
  • Dog-friendly offices (in our Hamburg location)

Be who you are!

We are a member of Charta der Vielfalt and are actively working on creating a workplace that promotes and values diversity in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or cognitive ability, and ethnicity. At MOIA we embrace a culture, where people feel accepted, respected, valued, appreciated, and included.

We offer unconscious bias training regularly for all our employees. Also, we are working on making our hiring process as inclusive as possible, such as ensuring a diverse hiring panel. To reinforce an unbiased screening process, we kindly ask you not to include any photograph in your application.

Our Future Work model

Since we love to collaborate, it is clear to us that we don't want to become a fully remote company, but we also don't need to spend every day of the week in the office to do a great job.

Our current hybrid work approach focuses on adapting to different needs, including increased flexibility that works best for the teams and the individuals with as much self-determination as possible.

Get more insights on how we work on our blog or follow us on Twitter to find out more about our hiring process.

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