dentolo Deutschland GmbH
dentolo Deutschland GmbH

Engineering Manager (m/f/d)

Software Development

About dentolo

Dentolo is one of the fastest-growing insurance scale-ups in Europe. We don’t just offer insurance. We create solutions tailored to needs.
Founded in 2015, dentolo builds and operates holistic insurance solutions, radically centered around you. We believe in offering a solution for everyone’s individual needs, so that they and their loved ones can be more carefree. Our solutions are built through conversations with our customers, teams and market specialists. We call this our expert insurance approach.
Today, every fourth new online customer in Germany chooses us as their partner for dental and pet health insurance. Our first two brands, dentolo and petolo, are rated 4.5+ of 5 on Google - unlike any other provider. We are customer-obsessed experts that love working together as a team. Our culture is built on collaboration, fast execution and bold actions, always caring about the customer first.

Now, we are looking for an Engineering Manager with a passion for leadership and a desire to shape the future of our insurtech products.

Are you eager to take your career to the next level and play a pivotal role in driving innovation and success within a dynamic organization? If so, the position of Engineering Manager offers you a unique opportunity to do just that.

Your role in a team:

  • Be accountable for increasing the output of your team and neighboring teams you influence. You care about your team and the teams around you.
  • Engineering management is both engineering and management, you will drive technical excellence and support the careers of the people you manage.
  • Ensure close collaboration between product and tech, this starts with you and the product managers in your team.
  • Focus yourself and your team on outcomes rather than activity. Avoid busy work by aggressively prioritizing what your team is working on.
  • Furthermore, you establish the right engineering practices with the team (e.g. TDD, CI/CD, Agile Methodologies, etc.), to improve quality and time-to-market and improve our lean and agile engineering practices, processes and productivity by advocating our values and leadership principles

What you need to be successful:

  • Technical Background in Software Engineering (Backend and/or Full-Stack, Ruby on Rails nice to have)
  • First experience in leading teams in an engineering space, 1 year +
  • A leadership style that creates a trustful work environment, gives orientation, and empowers people
  • A deep understanding of engineering principles and practices
  • Knowledge of mentorship to engineers on best practices
  • Manage resource allocation, and timelines to ensure successful delivery
  • The skills to define project scopes, objectives, and success criteria in collaboration with stakeholders
  • Fluent spoken and written English

Why dentolo?

🌴 Salary & vacation

  • Attractive fixed salary
  • Staggered vacation days, starting at 28 days

🧑‍💻 Mobility & flexibility

  • You have the choice between a free Swapfiets bike or a BVG-Ticket (Umwelt- or Deutschlandticket) subsidized by us
  • Work abroad in the EU for up to 60 days

🧘 Health

  • Benefit from free coaching sessions with, our mental health tool
  • Free dental or pet insurance - to experience our products yourself
  • Special premium pet insurance offer - 20% off

📚 Further development

  • Training budget of €750 per year
  • Regular (360 degree) feedback

🙌 Team spirit

  • Legendary summer and winter parties
  • Regular team events

Sounds like the perfect job for you?
We look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you!

dentolo is an equal opportunity and diversity employer. We strive to create a friendly, safe, and welcoming environment for all our team members, regardless of ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, limitations and talents of any kind, physical appearance, social background, marital status, age, or religion (or lack thereof).

When you apply, we focus solely on your experience and motivation. You decide what additional information you want to disclose (photo, marital status, religion, gender, nationality, etc.). We value and treat all applications equally.


Valeriia Vasko

Tech Recruiter

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Updated: 1 week ago
Job ID: 11839990
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dentolo Deutschland GmbH

51-200 employees

We don’t just offer insurance. We create solutions tailored to needs.

Founded in 2015, dentolo builds and operates holistic insurance solutions, radically centered around you. W…

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