Team Lead Software Engineering (f/m/d)

  • Karlsruhe
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Who is Cinemo?

Cinemo is a fast paced, highly successful global company, a hidden champion, located at the heart of Karlsruhe, (Germany) and Budapest (Hungary). With our team of 160 people, we are creating embedded and cloud software for the next generations of In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems. Our customers are top branded automotive companies around the world.
We are working to empower any device with media. We are growing fast, breathing innovation and customer centricity. For our team we need exceptionally talented, bright people with a drive to work hard for their customers, both internally and externally. If you like challenges, join us and help integrate our cloud-based software and services into every car!

Position Description:

As a Team Lead Software Engineering, you will be leading one of our innovative teams and be responsible for the team culture and the development of the team members in it. You will responsible to maintain an environment that enables our experts to collaborate within their product teams. You will ensure that quality, speed and cadence of production, maintenance and support will be optimized to meet objectives. Therefore, you will ensure that internal processes are followed, and you will contribute to optimize them. To ensure an optimized development of our framework and solutions you will actively contribute to the development of our applications.
This role requires an energetic and motivated individual who works well in a fast-paced dynamic environment.


As Team Lead:  
  • Lead, coach, mentor and inspire a 15+ member team of mainly Android software developers
  • Participate in the recruitment of team members
  • Drive employee appraisal process including goals and targets, provide performance feedback
  • Ensure that internal processes for software development, capacity planning and resource allocation are properly run
  • Efficiently collaborate with product manager and peers in software engineering department
  • Pitch ideas within the organization or support team members in pitching ideas
As a contributing developer:
  • Contribute to the development and the maintenance of our products
  • Create proof of concepts for new product ideas

Experience & Skills:

  • College/university degree
  • 3+ years of experience in team leading, project management, product owner or scrum master role
  • Understanding of software engineering processes with complex technical issues
  • Proven competence and results in Android software development with Kotlin, AOSP
  • Significant line management experience in a technical environment
  • Well-organised with high attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, proactive and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for efficient collaboration with internal and external stakeholders and for managing the team members
  • Interest in next-generation multimedia
  • Proficiency in English

If you are passionate about new technology and keen on working within an international team, Cinemo is looking for you!

The successful candidate will be based at our headquarters: Cinemo GmbH, Kaiserstr. 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany.
  • Ms. Ivana Kralj
  • Technical Recruiter / Active Sourcing