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Head of Engineering

  • Gent, Vlaams Gewest, Belgium

Job description

Hi there 👋! We are Bizzy, but we'll talk about us later! Right now it's all about you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic technology leader with the drive to realize innovative technical solutions to join our team.

As the Head of Engineering at Bizzy, you are responsible for leading and shaping our technological vision. You have the opportunity to lead a talented team of engineers and define the technological roadmap for our company.

This role reports directly to the CEO and is located in Ghent, with flexibility for working from home half of your time.

We believe a healthy employee-centric, collaborative culture is the essential mix of ingredients for business success so feel encouraged to shine, however that manifests.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and implement the technical strategy and vision, driving technical projects from concept to delivery.
  • Provide mentorship, coaching, and professional development for the technical team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, and emphasizing growth and collaboration.
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies and innovative solutions.
  • Facilitate effective collaboration between the engineering teams and other departments, ensuring seamless communication and coordination across projects and initiatives.
  • Ensure quality assurance and compliance with technical standards.
  • Uphold and drive technical excellence within the teams, ensuring adherence to industry best practices, security standards, and Bizzy’s quality benchmarks.
  • Manage the technical budget.

Job requirements

To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Leadership Experience: Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in technical leadership.
  • Passion for Technology: Vision and strategic thinking to achieve technological goals.
  • Passion for people: You ****are a natural leader, enjoying interactions with your team and uplifting them to their full potential.
  • Entrepreneurial and Results-Driven Mindset: You have an entrepreneurial spirit and are driven to achieve results. Your keen attention to detail will be crucial in ensuring the delivery of a high-quality product and driving our team to excel.
  • Strong strategic thinking, analytical skills, and business acumen, with the ability to translate insights into actionable plans.
  • Social and Communicative: Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Flexible mindset: You thrive in a fast-paced environment and enjoy the typical start-up challenges. If you know, you know.
  • Fluency in English: You are fluent in both English, both spoken and written.

Why should you join us?

At Bizzy, we are on a mission to build and grow the best AI-driven business information platform that helps sellers and analysts to find and understand the companies and contacts they are looking for.

Joining Bizzy is contributing to bringing our innovative solutions to the European market. If you're ready to achieve challenging goals and be part of a dynamic team, apply now and help drive Bizzy's success!

On top of a competitive salary, we offer the following benefits:

  • 💻 📱 The right tools to do your job without headaches and drama; a Macbook Air and iPhone 15 (with subscription)
  • 🏥 Healthcare benefits plan (Alan incl daily care)
  • 🥪 Meal vouchers
  • 🕛 Flexible working hours and locations, although we love to connect in person at least 3 days a week
  • 🎁 Awesome Bizzy merchandise
  • 🍺 🎉 ⛷️ Team drinks and events

Diverse teams build better products - an asterisk you'll want to read

We know for a fact that women, people of color, and minorities in general, are not likely to apply for a job they only feel 70% qualified for. We're here to tell you that you are, in fact, enough, and strongly encourage you to be confident and to submit your application either way. You've got this! We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting amazing candidates, so please don’t hesitate to apply — we’d love to meet you!