Join the Ryte team
as Head of Engineering (m/f/d)

Head of Engineering (m/f/d)

permanent, full-time · Munich

We are Ryte

We are one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe. Our vision is to be the foundation for digital success. So we strive to enable businesses around the world to monitor, analyze and optimize all their digital assets. We handle huge data, gathering valuable insights and providing all the information businesses need to make the right decisions.
Our team is international. Made up of highly diverse backgrounds, experience and personalities. Agile thinking is the key. There is no „we have always done it this way“ attitude. We reward creativity, drive simplification and seek innovation. As a engineering company we use only the best tools available. Data is the central source of knowledge for our decisions.
Ready to roll up your sleeves? We are looking for talented people, who share our passion for great software, and a delightful sense of humor. We are always humble and keep our feet on the ground - whether they’re in slippers, sneakers, high heels or socks. Come as you are and follow us on our journey. Let's do it Ryte!

Your projects

  • Your mission is to strive for operational excellence in all of our software engineering disciplines and lead our teams to new heights
  • Your challenge: to enable our agile tech organization to grow further through organizational development, innovation and state-of the art technology
  • You align the execution of development projects against delivery commitments and roadmaps
  • In strong cooperation with our CTO you develop strategic plans and a vision for technical development of our platform
  • You have the responsibility to lead not only our teams in their delivery of platform functionality but as well provide technical guidance and direction
  • You play an active role in recruiting your teams together with HR
  • You are a sparringspartner for our CTO, our founders, managing directors, scrum masters, leads and product owners

What we expect from you

  • Several years of experience in leading and developing engineering teams (20+ people)
  • Background in full-stack development & functional programming (preferably in Scala, Java, PHP and/or JavaScript)
  • Good understanding and knowledge about infrastructure especially in an AWS environment
  • Passion to build data-driven products, to handle complex SaaS tech-stacks and strong architecture knowledge for highly scalable products
  • Servant Leadership mindset that supports our agile organization with your vision and impact
  • Very good English, German would be plus

What we offer you

  • At Ryte we offer a detailed on-boarding program: general, departmental and cross functional
  • A strong and open learning culture with smart and international colleagues
  • Room for personal development through servant leadership
  • High level of transparency through monthly company updates and OKR´s: What´s going on in the company, how about our strategy and what are upcoming product releases 
  • Regular team events, as a little fun definitely is a must! 
  • Voluntary participation on sustainability projects (e.g. Ryte goes green)
  • Daily fruit and drinks for free
  • Your work will be appreciated and compensated fairly, as well we do support your pension scheme
  • A modern and charming office in the heart of Munich
  • Other advantages such as regular healthcare initiatives, book-flatrate, adjustable desks and lots more

The Ryte work place

  • cherishing company culture

  • servant leadership

  • international smart crowd

  • diversity = power

  • no dresscode

  • corporate social responsibility

  • qualitative feedback sessions

  • build up your personal brand

  • coffee, drinks and fruit

  • Apple hardware

  • height-adjustable desks

  • succeed by trust & autonomy

  • book-flatrate

  • disruptive thinking


We are looking for talented people, who share our passion for great software, and a delightful sense of humor. You are ambitious and strive to become your best best version? You are looking for an inspiring company culture where decisions are based on data and the best solution? Grow with us. Let's do it Ryte.

Our recruiting process

recruiting process