Vacancy: Head of Software Engineering

About Mealhero
Mealhero is a fast growing foodtech scaleup that is making tasty and healthy food easy again. We only started out 2 years ago but in that time, we’ve grown from 1 to +1.000’s of happy families using our platform in Belgium and The Netherlands. We are always on the hunt to further accelerate our growth spurt and aim for triple digit growth every single year.

We like to think big and radically want to transform the way we eat at home. Doing so empowers our entire food platform, it grows our customer base and it gets us one step closer to our ultimate goal: A Personal Chef in every home.

 

You will be responsible for

  • Focus both on building your team and the product
  • Working with product to develop and refine a project management/delivery model, and to implement and iterate on the daily processes
  • Assessing hiring needs for engineering, then planning and executing a hiring plan
  • Growing your engineers (and measuring that growth)
  • Create a software product that is able to scale significantly
  • Executing high-level prototypes to establish the viability and value of selected high-importance interventions/concepts
  • Managing and supervising the design and implementation of all product features
  • Ensuring quality of code, of system, and of all technical aspects of the product
  • Execute end-to-end ownership and accountability over the projects that you work on
  • Work individually, but communicate and team up regularly
  • Be proactive, continuously learning and not afraid to ask any questions
  • Work closely with the management team on product strategy and implementation

 

Requirements
You can demonstrate the following qualifications:

  • 3 - 7 years of experience in similar role
  • A degree in informatics, computer science or similar by experience
  • Experience with Javascript, or relevant experience in other similar languages
  • Knowledge of programming paradigms and software design and architecture approaches.
  • Significant experience developing scalable (consumer-facing) software applications
  • Experience delivering scalable services to production
  • The desire to grow yourself, your team, the mealhero product and the company

 

What we're offering
We are strongly committed to provide the right environment where you can thrive, have fun and focus on impact and growth. 

  • The opportunity to make a really strong impact on the everyday lives of our customers
  • Become one of the key members of a fast growing company within a very exciting position with lots of responsibility
  • You will receive a very competitive salary with excellent benefits
  • A lot of freedom to take initiative as soon as you’ll see the chance
  • You’ll be doing that from our brand new and highly energetic HQ in Erpe-Mere
  • A kickass vibe and team that really want to move forward (we’re not joking)
  • Every morning, there’s great coffee, drinks and legendary team events

 

Getting hungry?
Than we strongly encourage you to apply and send your resume and motivation to jobs@mealhero.me