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Hi!

I'm Felix, one of the three founders of VoltStorage GmbH, a Munich-based startup with more than 50 employees. In 2016, together with Jakob and Michael, I founded VoltStorage. Our vision was and is to make renewable energy available around the clock to enable a green, sustainable and fair future. We were the first company in the world to succeed in developing a cost-effective electricity storage system for households based on the particularly safe, durable and environmentally friendly vanadium redox flow technology.

To boost our big project I am looking for an

Head of Engineering (gn).

​​​In your role as Head of Engineering (gn) you will be the technical and disciplinary lead of the engineering departments and ensure the best product performance in close cooperation with the Product Manager (gn), always keeping an eye on costs, time and legal standards. You are not only the contact person for various stakeholders within the organization but also the sparring partner for our engineers.

What we need you for

To be a perfect fit for the position, you should ideally be interested in the following areas:

  • Technical and disciplinary leadership of the engineering teams in the areas of mechanics, electronics and software development
  • Direct contact and close cooperation with management (CTO, CPO)
  • Responsibility for product and production requirements and their technical implementation
  • Configuration and change management
  • Planning and optimization of all product development and design processes
  • Budget responsibility for the entire product development
  • Ensuring knowledge exchange across projects and departments

What you bring to the company

Convince us of yourself, even if your experiences and skills differ from the following:

  • Sound technical education, ideally in mechanical engineering with experience in mechatronics or electronics
  • Several years of leadership experience in a similar role and a "can-do" attitude, preferably in a start-up environment
  • Experience with complex (high) technology products and development cycles
  • Out-of-the-box thinking
  • Interest in renewable energy and understanding of the energy market is a plus
  • Fluent English skills are required

What you can look forward to

Space for your own ideas
Space for your own ideas
Short decision paths due to a flat hierarchy
Short decision paths due to a flat hierarchy
Regular events
Regular events
Well-linked to public transport
Well-linked to public transport
Excellent development opportunities
Excellent development opportunities
Fixed budget per employee for further trainings
Fixed budget per employee for further trainings
Healthy snacks and drinks
Healthy snacks and drinks
Unlimited access to more than 3,000 sports clubs with Qualitrain
Unlimited access to more than 3,000 sports clubs with Qualitrain
Competitive salary & stock options
Competitive salary & stock options

I'm looking forward to taking a look at your CV and hope to welcome you to VoltStorage soon!

In case you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us (career@voltstorage.com).

Best,
Felix

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