Head of Mobility Intelligence (f/m/d)

Job description

Are you interested in shaping the future of mobility? Then come join us! At ioki we work towards mobility concepts that serve as a supplement to public transport, such as mobility analytics, autonomous driving, and especially, demand-responsive transportation services. We combine innovative and existing concepts to connect people and restore lost

living space. With decades of experience provided by our parent company Deutsche Bahn and the openness of an agile start-up, we are unique as ioki.
Fascinated by the developments in the mobility industry? Then we should definitely meet!
We are looking for you as a Head of Mobility Intelligence (f/m/d)!

Mobile working is very important at ioki. With us, you have the opportunity to do most of your work remotely.
Thanks to numerous digital tools and state-of-the-art IT equipment, you can work from anywhere in Germany.


Your tasks

  • You lead an engineering team of 5+ people who develop an innovative web application for the mobility market of tomorrow
  • You develop a new and innovative product. Together with your team, the Product Owner, Scrum Master, and Product Management, it is your task to bring the product to market maturity and to establish a sustainable and high-quality agile development process
  • Development teams at ioki work very independently. Your task is to enable them to work efficiently and you take care of the cross-team processes and interfaces.
  • We have high-quality standards in software development. You help the teams to keep this standard high and have enough experience to be able to judge it
  • Together with your team, you will make technical decisions regarding architecture and implementation details. You maintain and improve software development standards, tools, and processes and help your team to grow in these areas
  • You are the interface to stakeholders outside the dev team and work closely with the team to take the continuous improvement of the product to the next level with frequent releases
  • You take care of the existing members in your team, but also staffing issues if you want the team to grow. Helping others as a developer, but also growing as a person is a matter close to your heart
  • You are part of the leadership team of the Technology & Engineering department at ioki. You work closely with other leads and the CTO to develop and successfully implement a common technical vision of ioki

Job requirements

  • You have several years of experience in the field of software development, e.g. as a software engineer
  • You have already worked in agile development teams and have also taken on leadership responsibilities
  • You enjoy and have experience in creating, maintaining, and developing complex web applications
  • You know what you have to do as a team to develop a maintainable, stable, and tested system and you can get people excited about it
  • You actively contribute, have organizational talent, and enjoy growing as a team and building a trusting relationship in which your team can also grow
  • You have an independent, goal- and result-oriented way of working as well as a willingness to take on responsibility with high demands on the quality of your own work
  • You have very good English language skills, both written and spoken, as English is the business language in our international team
  • You have fluent communication skills in German and English


NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Experience in the field of (public) transport, routing, geodata, map-based applications¬†
  • Experience with storing, processing, and processing large amounts of data
  • Practical experience in the specific technologies used in the project


OUR CURRENT SETUP

  • Agile Framework: Scrum
  • Framework: NextJS
  • Backend: JavaScript/TypeScript, Python
  • Database: PostgreSQL, PostGIS
  • Frontend: React, MaterialUI
  • API-Library: TRPC
  • Versioning, CI/CD: GitLab


This is what you can expect from us

  • A healthy work-life balance, diversity, a hands-on-mentality, and agile work are not only a major part of our culture recorded in writing, but we also gladly live by
  • We at ioki highly value the well-being of our employees, which is why we place a strong emphasis on remote work options, allowing you to work with peace of mind and enjoy the flexibility and space you need
  • In addition to fair payment, we offer many social and fringe benefits: a job ticket, driving concessions in local and long-distance transport, company pension, company bike, sports and health offers, affordable holiday- and leisure activity offers, and much more
  • We invest in your personal development: every year you have a fixed training budget at your disposal
  • We provide you with an experienced agile coach who offers you agile coaching adapted to your individual needs
  • With flexible working hours, home office days, and choice of your software and hardware accordingly to the ioki standard, you are free to fully customize your working space
  • Our modern office is located in the heart of Frankfurt and therefore easily accessible
  • Working with us means meeting an absolutely dedicated and interdisciplinary team
  • Of course, coffee, tea, fresh fruits, and even a candy bar are free for all of our employees to enjoy


Find out more about the ioki Devs and an overview of our Tech Stack in this podcast (German only).