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Engineering Manager (m/w/d) Berlin, Hamburg, Munich



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Hamburg, Germany
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024


We are looking for you as an addition to our tech-team in Berlin, Hamburg,
Munich or remote. 1KOMMA5° is building Germany's largest one-stop-shop for sale, installation and services related to solar, heat pumps, electricity and charging infrastructure. And they are all connected! Be a part of our mission!

Deine Position

As a member of the B2C domain, you will build a virtual power plant leveraging our energy manager "Heartbeat", and continuously ship innovative energy market solutions to our customers through our 1KOMMA5° App.

As an engineering manager in 1KOMMA5°, you will be leading up to two cross-functional teams alongside frontend and backend engineers, product managers and UX/UI developers. You will help build a self-organised tech team, responsible for developing, deploying and running their own solutions.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical leadership, guidance, and expertise across 2 - 3 app teams and be part of the hiring process to find the best talents
  • Be an excellent people manager and support your team members in their professional and personal development
  • Help your team members to create, implement, evaluate, deploy, sustain, and enhance software solutions for complex and undefined problems
  • Foster a culture of experiment-driven innovation within the team
  • Promote teamwork and successful project execution
  • Improve developer satisfaction by constantly avoiding/reducing tech-dept, automating as much as possible and documenting decisions, runbooks etc.

Dein Profil

You have:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • At least 5 years of proven experience in software engineering in a fast paced and scalable environment
  • At least 3 years of experience in leading cross-functional and agile software engineering teams working with cutting edge technologies on distributed systems
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with effective communication skills in English, German is a plus

Technologies your team will work with include:

  • Typescript
  • JavaScript/NodeJS (VueJS/NestJS)
  • NodeJS
  • Python (data ingestion / data lake)
  • Google Cloud Platform (Cloud Run, Cloud Functions, CloudSQL, Firestore, BigQuery …)
  • Terraform
  • PostgreSQL
  • Microservice architecture
  • IoT applications

Bonus points for:

  • Experience in climate tech and especially energy industry

We are an ambitious and dynamic company with a talented team. We require our engineers to be imaginative, enthusiastic, and willing to tackle new challenges as we strive to provide everyone with renewable energy technologies.


  • You will be part of a young, dynamic and highly motivated team with people who have proven that they can make things happen and move companies forward
  • With your work, you support "energy and mobility transition" and make a concrete contribution to the sustainable transformation of our energy infrastructure
  • You are part of a fast growing company with a lot of development potential
  • You move in flat hierarchies and have direct contact with the managing directors as well as short decision-making paths
  • You will be welcomed by a young, close-knit and fast-growing team with an exciting task ahead
  • Work with and learn from other skilled engineers and join conferences and exciting meetups
  • The results of your work are immediately recognizable and have a direct positive impact on the transformation of the energy markets towards renewable energies
  • You build something independently and take responsibility
  • You work remotely (Germany-wide), with offices in are Hamburg, Berlin or Munich
  • You create a healthy balance alongside your work and enjoy all the benefits of the EGYM Wellpass