Job description

Your Role

Become the leading part of our Software-as-a-Service platform team and take full responsibility for all software engineering tasks in our modern tech stack.
• As Team-Lead Software Engineering, you will be an essential part of our very committed and experienced Scrum team and build features from concept to production.
• We offer flexible working hours and up to 100% remote conditions (freelance) with the potential to work from any place in the world.
• You will be using state of the art technologies like cloud infrastructure, Node.JS, Redis, MongoDB to maintain and extend our micro service-based software system.
• You have the chance to become a part of our rising products engagements with emerging technologies like Edge Computing, new frontend and backend frameworks, Artificial Intelligence and much more.
• As a company, we support your participation in industrial events, workshops, and advanced trainings.
• We are constantly improving our ways of cooperation. Your ideas, feedback and suggestions are much appreciated and taken seriously.

Your Responsibilities

Working closely with our product management to specify features and continuously improve our software system. With your deep technical understanding and experience in leading teams, you support the improvement and stabilization of our Server-Side Ad Insertion platform based on Node.js micro services and ReactJS frontend.
• Define the software engineering team's goals and objectives.
• Participate in the requirements engineering and system design process.
• Assist team members in solving technical problems.
• Creating a productive and positive team environment and motivate the team to achieve results.
• Coordinate work schedules and ensure that all team members are working on tasks that they are best suited for.
• Manage product and project deadlines and milestones.
• Identify and resolve conflicts within the team.
• Manage the team's budget and resources.
• Plan and oversee software testing efforts.

What we expect

Your Qualification

• Excellent problem-solving skills and strong analytical skills.
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
• Passion for technology and software development.
• Desire to learn and keep up with latest trends in technology and software development.

• Experience as project manager, product manager or part or member of a scrum team.
• Knowledge about agile methodology as well as planning and organizing team's work.
• Experience with a variety of programming languages (preferably JavaScript or Python), software development methodologies, software design and cloud technology.
• Providing feedback and coaching to team members.

What we offer

What we offer:
• You will be working in a very committed, innovative and fast growing team with great team spirit and low hierarchies.
• We are flexible in working hours, whether onsite or remote.
• In our business environment of the multimedia industry, you will have large impact with what you do on global target markets.
• You will use state of the art technologies and standards like HLS, DASH, Low Latency Streaming, Header Bidding, Current Video Codecs, Cloud/ Edge Computing and more.
• We support your participation in exciting industry events, workshops and advanced trainings if applicable.
• We are an on-site and remote-working team with head-offices in Germany. We always strive to constantly improve our ways of working together. Ideas, feedback and suggestions are welcome and taken seriously.
• We invest in growth and education of our team members.
• Free choice of hardware and bring-your-own-device policy.
• You will be facing Class-A customers and top-level partners within the Tech and Entertainment industry.
• Use the opportunity to work for an exciting scale-up building innovative MediaTech solutions, join Nowtilus now!



Team Lead Software Engineering



Personnel Service Provider / Agency



Communications / IT

Team size: 11 - 20 staff

Trial period: 6 months

Company/Facility size: 11 - 20 staff



Experience: 3 years

Computer Skills: advanced


further education


By agreement


Trial period: 6 months

Start: immediately
End: permanent


English (required)


Nowtilus GmbH
Prenzlauer Promenade 190

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Contact person

Patrick Knippel


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