Engineering Manager (f/m/x)

Job description

We are a fast-growing start-up on a journey to deliver measurable business outcomes to our clients through a bespoke digital solution that is based on 1:1 coaching. 


As Europe’s leading solution for people development, we believe that personalized learning is an important right everyone should have access to, and as such, we combine the individual employee’s needs with the demand for worldwide scalability of global organizations.


We bet on unparalleled user engagement driven by 1:1 human interaction with a coach and a digital learning journey that makes personal growth transparent, measurable, and enjoyable.🚀


As an Engineering Manager (f/m/x), you are as passionate about supporting and growing people as you are about enabling engineers to produce high-quality products. Your mission is to build, manage, and further develop a world-class team of highly productive and engaged engineers on our growth journey.


💙We are an equal opportunity employer and we encourage everyone of all ages, genders, ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations and abilities & disabilities to apply for this role. 🙂



What you'll do here at Sharpist

Within 1 month, you will…

  • Have a successful onboarding and get to know your key stakeholders.

  • Understand the core value Sharpist provides to business customers and learners

  • Have 1:1s to get to know your engineers

  • Assess the team’s learning, career coaching, and mentoring needs


Within 1 quarter, you will…

  • Establish an ongoing learning and development program for engineering

  • Own the recruiting process for engineering

  • Plan monthly enrichment activities for engineers


Within 1 year, you will…

  • Have built a well-balanced team with a strong culture of mentoring and growing skills

  • Streamlined processes and removed blockers to enable a highly effective engineering team

  • Helped to build an environment where engineers love to work and are proud of their personal and professional achievements


And then, what's next?

  • Define our strategy for building engineering teams in other locations as we expand our service into other markets


Job requirements

We believe you'll be successful if you are this type of person

  • Inspire the team to always do their best

  • Have a passion for developing/finding and delivering training programs

  • Able to coach groups that have differing levels of experience

  • Enjoy working with people


These hard facts will get us excited to get to know you better 

  • Several years of experience as a software engineer
  • A few years of experience as an engineering manager

  • Knowledge of different coding languages

  • Skilled in coaching and career development mentoring

  • Experience with hiring engineering teams

  • Knows the Product Development Lifecycle

  • Fluent English (German is not needed)


What we offer

  • A market-competitive salary

  • Uncapped vacation policy: you decide how many paid vacation days you need and take!

  • Flexible working hours that best suit your way of working, including working remotely

  • A modern office with your own L&D library, mate drink, beer, cereal, etc. in Berlin, Neukölln

  • Free language lessons in English and German with Chatterbug

  • Sustainable company discounts

  • Visa and relocation support

  • And, of course, free & unlimited sessions with your certified Sharpist coach and full access to our learning platform! 🚀


Apply now if this captures your interest and you want to take part in the personalization of learning for every employee worldwide. We are excited to get to know you! :)



If you are interested to learn more about the product and the Sharpist App, feel free to check out the linked documents, articles, and podcasts on our career site. Please refrain from requesting demos on our website, so our sales team can focus on impacting our target organizations. :)