Head of Engineering

A Technology Enabled Startup

Geekhunter is hiring on behalf of our client, a technology enabled startup with a mission to support Indonesia’s SME manufacturers by becoming their most trusted raw material supply partner


  • THR
  • BPJS K
  • Private Insurance
  • Laptop as a working tool

Job Description

  • Provide strategic direction and leadership to the engineering team, ensuring the successful execution of our technical roadmap and goals.
  • Lead, mentor, and manage a team of engineers, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Oversee the design, development, and deployment of our products, ensuring they meet high-quality standards, scalability, and performance requirements.
  • Drive technical innovation and excellence, staying abreast of the latest industry trends and emerging technologies.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product management, design, and operations, to ensure effective coordination and delivery of projects.
  • Define and implement engineering best practices, processes, and standards to optimize efficiency and productivity.
  • Provide guidance and support in architectural decisions, system design, and scalability planning.
  • Champion a culture of continuous improvement, fostering a learning environment and promoting the professional growth of team members.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with external partners, vendors, and customers as necessary.

Job Requirement

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in software engineering, with a strong emphasis on
    • Backend development especially Python
    • Extensive experience in front-end development with JavaScript (NodeJS, ReactJS)
    • Having experience in Infra (preferable).
    • Having experience in data (governance, security)
  • Proven with min 3 years’ experience in leading and managing engineering teams of at least 5 engineers. (Current condition around 2-3 subordinates and might up to 5 members in the future)
  • Previous experience working in overseas companies such as Google, Meta, or equivalent highly preferred.
  • Indonesian citizenship is required.
  • Strong academic background in Computer Science, preferably from renowned institutions such as MIT, Cambridge, Berkeley, NUS, ITB, or UI.
  • Demonstrated achievement in the past, such as being a winner of national-scale Mathematics Olympiad or similar competitions.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, and Vendor.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities, with a focus on driving results.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive technical excellence and foster a culture of innovation.
  • Having experience in business, entrepreneurship, or supply chain highly preferred
  • Experience in product development life cycles and project management

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