Head of Software Engineering

Join Logmore and help us reduce waste, increase product safety and make global logistics more transparent!

 

About Logmore

We are today a team of 50+ international team members, committed to serving 400 logistics, pharma, food (and other) customers globally. Through our cutting-edge cloud-based monitoring technology we at Logmore are on a mission for transparent supply chains - to ensure product safety and minimize waste on a global scale. Logmore enables the gathering of data from shipments and effective organisation, storing and distribution of it. With the help of Logmore Cloud and dynamic QR data loggers we are able to convert complexity and stress into knowledge and peace of mind.

 

Your role at Logmore as Head Of Software Engineering

We are looking for an experienced and close-to-people Head of Software Engineering to lead our software team. In your work you will focus on managing the team of our top-level developers on their quest of developing the Logmore Cloud web service. You will also grow and scale the team exponentially over the next few years. 

Together with our brilliant Tech Leads and Product Management you will plan out and manage the tasks of developers and the schedules for them. You will help the team succeed by establishing rock-solid development processes and making sure the right people work on the right things at the right time. As the Head of Software Engineering, you'll also establish the structure of the software development organisation as we continue to grow. All in all, you will take care of the people in our engineering team to enable them to do what they do best. 

Together with the other Heads of departments you will also take part in the strategic development of the company on our journey to create real change and a data revolution in the logistics industry.

Your responsibilities as Head of Software Engineering:

  • Leading our top-level developer team by managing our human resources
  • Running the day-to-day operations of the team, making sure the developers can do what they are best at
  • Communicating with other parts of the Logmore organisation, being the face of the team
  • Planning development tasks, their resources and schedules together with Tech Leads and Product Management
  • Establishing rock-solid processes in the software engineering team as we continue to grow
  • Recruitments. Scaling the team exponentially over the next few years. Making sure we fill the right positions with the right people to be able to execute our vision. 
  • Participate in planning and innovating long term products and strategy

Qualities that will ensure your success in the role:

  • A close-to-people person who thrives working with developers
  • Technical know-how: On a general level, you know how the world of modern web applications works.  Technologies in our stack include: Go, MongoDB, Vue.js, Laravel, AWS, Kubernetes
  • Experience in leading and managing developers either in projects or product development. Not afraid of a remote team with members in both of our office locations as well as fully remote. 
  • Ideal background: Developer-turned-manager
  • Knowledge and insight into best practices and processes when it comes to software development
  • Experience in developer recruitments and scaling up high-performance teams
  • Fluent communication skills both in Finnish and English

 

So why Logmore?

  • You'll have the opportunity to work as part of a fast-growing, international and ambitious team with a warm and friendly atmosphere
  • Get to work with our top-level developers. We know how to make things happen! We are also on the cutting edge of technology both on the software and hardware side. 
  • Create a real impact and grow along with the company – you get to join us at an extremely interesting time. 
  • See your handiwork in scaling up the organisation
  • Make the world smarter: reduce the amount of waste, make logistics operations more efficient and build more transparent supply chains

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Eteläesplanadi 22
00130 Helsinki Directions hanna@logmore.com +358 504934861 View page

Jyväskylä

Kympinkatu 7
40320 Jyväskylä Directions hanna@logmore.com +358 504934861 View page

  • Focus on wellbeing

    We take care of ourselves and each other.

  • Central office locations

    Our offices are conveniently in city center regions in Helsinki and Jyväskylä.

  • Continuous learning

    Everything is a learning experience, a chance to improve.

  • Versatile working opportunities

    On-site or remotely in sprints and projects, by hour and month.

  • Flexible holiday practices

    We use our holidays when we need them instead of when it's traditional.

  • High-quality tools & methods

    Up-to-date tech allows us to work for the best results.

Logmore

 

At Logmore we highly value the idea of freedom & responsibility. You get to choose when, where and how you’ll work to achieve the best results for your position!

As a fast-growing company each of us has the chance to progress on our career, work with exciting customers and technologies, and be a part of the common goal of reducing waste produced by the global supply chains.

 

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