We're seeking an exceptional and forward-thinking modern leader to guide us into the next stage of our growth journey. If you're an ambitious leader who excels in both the technical and strategic aspects of SaaS product engineering, you could be the VP of Product and Engineering we're looking for!
We're a scale-up technology company that's already operationally profitable, partnering with global giants like IKEA, Interflora, Coop, and others on a mission to create smarter logistics, reduce waste, and make people’s lives easier. Based in central Copenhagen, we’re an ambitious team of professionals having fun while challenging the status quo.
This is your chance to lead the charge in a dynamic environment that's driving real change in an industry crucial for the global economy and the environment.
About the position
In this unique, dual-role position, you’ll report directly to our CEO and be responsible for shaping both our product and engineering divisions. You will own the end-to-end product development lifecycle, from conception to deployment, while scaling our engineering infrastructure and team.
Your key responsibilities will include:
- Lead and mentor a cross-functional team of software developers, designers, and product managers (approx. 30 people across 5 teams and growing).
- Drive the long-term strategy to align the product and technology roadmap with the company’s business goals.
- Own the product development process, ensuring efficient execution and timely releases.
- Instill best practices of modern software engineering.
- Foster a culture of innovation, accountability, and data-driven decision-making.
Is it a match?
We're seeking modern tech-leader with a strong track record of delivering complex software solutions in a fast-paced SaaS environment. You should have a deep understanding of software design and engineering principles, newest trends, and a passion for delivering high-quality code that meets business needs.
Currently, we’re very enthusiastic about:
- Event-driven microservice architecture.
- Continuous delivery to maintain a consistently releasable state.
- Cloud-based hosting and leveraging native components when feasible.
- Self-contained services focusing on event sourcing.
- Code-first approaches in development pipelines and tools.
- Test-driven development.
- Exploring and leveraging AI coding tools.
To be considered a highly attractive candidate for this role, you likely possess most of the following traits:
- At least 5 years of experience in a leadership role in technology, preferably in a fast-paced SaaS environment.
- Strong technical background and proficiency in programming languages and frameworks including C#, .NET Core, TypeScript, Aurelia, etc. in a cloud-based infrastructure.
- Proven track record of taking products from conception to launch.
- Ability to inspire and motivate teams, from senior managers to junior developers.
- Strong business acumen with excellent communication skills.
- Alignment with our high ambitions of building a global company, and our Scandinavian culture of equality, transparency, and work-life balance in a flat hierarchy.
What’s in it for you?
When joining our team as VP Product & Engineering, we'll work closely with you to help you harness your leadership and carreer potential. As a key player in the decision-making process, we expect you to lead the way with autonomy and creative freedom. You won't just be working for equity; you'll be working for a stake in a vision you help define, all while earning a competitive salary that reflects your pivotal role in the company.
Beyond the tangible benefits, you'll become part of a vibrant and open-minded culture where collaboration and innovation are the fabric of daily life. Most importantly, you'll have the gratification of seeing your work translate into real-world impact, contributing directly to the company's success and its influence on an entire industry.
Apply today and join our movement in creating smarter logistics!