Engineering Manager (m/f/d) for AWS

Tech & Engineering
Munich + 1 more location
Full Time
Permanent
Experienced Professionals
Focused student studying
When applying for this position, you will have the opportunity to indicate your preferred work location from the following:
Munich, Remote

Grow with us – Start your career at IU!

You are an experienced manager in software development and looking for a new professional challenge?

Take your chance and support IU International University immediately on a full-time basis at our location in Munich or remotely throughout Germany as "Engineering Manager (m/f/d) for AWS" and drive the further development of our teams.

Your tasks
  • Be a great people leader for a team of 7 AWS-DevOps that engineer the foundation of a large software development department

  • Coach the team to work goal-oriented with focus on engineering great products and deliver services to our teams responsible for software development and the data warehouse

  • Enable the engineers in your team to perform at their best and support them with their career development by inspiring them to take on new challenges and grow

  • Develop a hiring plan and acquire new talents to further grow your teams following the maxim “hire for attitude, train for skills”

  • Promote cross-team collaboration and create and maintain strong working relationships across the border of your department

  • Represent our mission, culture and encourage inclusion & diversity

Your profile
  • Several years of experience in leading a team and hands-on with AWS

  • Experience in developing, coaching and mentoring engineers

  • Empathy and profound people skills as well as the ability to inspire your teams

  • Team player with strong organizational and communication skills in German and English

  • Experience in working in agile and multi-stakeholder environments

We offer
  • A versatile and responsible job with a lot of room for creativity in a collegial atmosphere

  • Attractive and responsible position in an expanding entrepreneurial environment

  • Attractive benefits with cost coverage for your personal further education

  • A high degree of time flexibility with home office

  • 30 days of annual leave

  • Home base in Munich with remote possibilities

  • Performance-related salary increase

  • Various employee discounts and cooperations (such as Jobrad)

Contact us:

You find yourself in this profile and are looking for a new challenge? Then we are looking forward receiving your detailed online application.

For further questions please contact Lutz at lutz.behler@iu.org.

You find more information at www.iu.de or on our career website.

Your personal contact
Your personal contact - Lutz Behler

Lutz Behler

Teamlead Tech Recruiting

Our explosive growth pushes us to always reinvent ourselves. My daily tasks are very different from one year ago. IU is a unique opportunity for those who want to learn and grow at speed.
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Marco Kukulies
CTO
IU asked me in my interview what I wished to do—today I’m doing it. I have the freedom to work as I please, develop what I feel is needed, and I am fully supported with my career development plan.
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Anton Stangl
Software Developer
What we’ll do for you
Design your ideal career and pathway
Explosive growth enables great opportunities. Tell us your dream career, and we will help you make it a reality.
Work from home, work from anywhere
We blur the lines between local and remote by embracing collaborative & video meeting technologies.
Flexible working times
It’s your call. We trust you will get things done.
Up level your education
You have free access to all our E-Learning platforms and we will fully finance a Technology Degree of your choice.
30 days annual vacation for everyone
We strive for greatness, but we all take time-off to recharge.
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
Always connected
Our state-of-the-art IT infrastructure, tools, & methods empower us to collaborate and innovate from anywhere, anytime—with agility and speed.
Your personal technology
Leave it to us. We provide you with a leading-edge smartphone, Mac, tablet, ergonomic office stool, and complete Home Office equipment. You may also choose your preferred hardware and IDE.
The location
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Munich
Our beautiful Munich Campus is at Berg am Laim, and our Business & Mission Centre is at Schwantalerhöhe. There, we strategize, innovate, build, and manage the IU products & services that are transforming education forever.
About the team
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Tech & Engineering
We push the outside of the envelope, challenge what exists, and do what hasn’t been done before—building an unbreakable connection between people and education. That’s how we roll in Tech & Engineering at IU International University of Applied Science (IU).

Unrestricted access to learning is a life-changing concept. We build solutions for digital education that are accessible wherever we go. They’re mobile, always on, and everywhere. Advancing through AI, NLP, Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud platforms, and Software Development, we are leading the digital transformation of education in the era of Industry 4.0.
Our core values
#1

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.
#2

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.
#3

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.
#4

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.
#5

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.
#6

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.
#7

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

Tech & Engineering FAQs

How is the IU-Tech Team structured?
Starting with three Techies, we have grown to 60+ developers in three years. We are spread across 17 teams, in three technical clusters: IU EDU TECH, IU MAR TECH and IU ORG TECH.
What are my responsibilities in the IU EDU Tech-Team?
You will be responsible for building IT solutions for our 70,000+ students—ranging from Moodle based learning management systems, to portals based on vueJS and nestJS, to native iOS apps.
What are my responsibilities in the IU MAR-Team?
You will be responsible for developing high-performance websites and landing pages using Laravel, Tailwind, and vueJS. In addition, you will get to develop AI driven customer-centric solutions.
What are my responsibilities in the IU ORG-Team?
In Dev/Ops you will be responsible for developing complex ERP Solutions based fully on TypeScript, nestJS, and vueJS, and implementation in a Kafka event-sourcing driven micro-service architecture.
Can I work remotely for the Tech-Team?
Of course! We are happy to have you on board.
What Tech-Stack is used at IU?
We love PHP and JavaScript. You will find little jQuery here, mostly typed JavaScript in the form of vueJs and nestJS in the backend. From PHP in Moodle to micro-services in OOP PHP using the Laravel framework. All projects are GIT based and use CI/CD processes. No one is pushing code through the ether via FTP on Saturday night. Laravel / vueJs / Kafka / Tailwind / MariaDB / MongoDB / AWS / Docker / Atlassian (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket) /...