People Lead (f/m/d)

Graz Full-time

Job Description

Welcome to Nuki. A place where our employees have priority, where this week’s ideas develop into next week’s new features, where decisions are made quickly, and where mistakes are used as an opportunity for further development. Innovation is more than just a trend; it is part of our DNA. We build on it, because if we have the choice between comfortable and exciting, we always choose the latter.

In the role as People Lead (f/m/d) you will help nearly 25 employees in the tech department to do their day-to-day work better and happier. You will always be in close cooperation with the Head of Engineering and other professional technical leads from the department. You will support and develop our cross-functional tech teams in a growing environment, as well as the team members as individuals in their personal development. This will give you the chance to actively shape the future of Nuki.

Your Role

  • You are responsible for the organizational and disciplinary leadership of the tech department and take care of talent acquisition, time tracking, and staff meetings, thus providing continuous feedback at all levels 
  • You build a close and trustworthy positive relationship with all stakeholders, working closely with the professional leaders
  • You support the performance and planning process of your teams, for example by organizing and conducting quarterly planning meetings and team workshops
  • In organizational development, you take care of the creation of homogeneous and strength-oriented structures and thus enable your team members to solve problems independently
  • You provide opportunities for progress and growth by actively promoting individual career steps within the team, identifying opportunities and driving positive change
  • You create an environment where good work is recognized and have a clear people-focussed approach when leading teams

Job Requirements

  • You have at least 5 years of professional experience in team leadership
  • You have a background in HR, communications or psychology or have worked in comparable positions with departmental responsibility
  • It is important to you to understand your team by actively listening to them and to derive and drive measures in a committed approach
  • Ideally, you have completed coaching and leadership trainings
  • Experience in an agile setup and technology environment is an advantage
  • You have good interpersonal skills and can react to stressful situations in a way that creates good working relationships
  • You have a very good command of German and English, both written and spoken

Why Us

  • You will get the chance to contribute your ideas in a fast growing, highly motivated team and thus actively shape the future of Nuki.
  • Active further development is very important to us. We will support your personal and professional development in the office and outside at conferences, seminars or by sponsoring special literature and also offer German and English courses.
  • You have free choice of your computer and operating system (Win/Mac/Linux) and can also use your company smartphone privately if you wish to do so.
  • You get December 24th and 31th as one extra day off (=26 vacation days).
  • We live and love our flexibility. Therefore, in addition to our extensive flextime model, you are free to work three days a week at home
  • No matter if you want to work part-time or full-time: We consider your individual wishes, support you in all matters and subsidize ongoing childcare costs.
  • You decide how you get to the office: If you use public transport, we will subsidize your climate ticket or offer you parking spaces & charging stations in our parking lot.
  • Once a week we have breakfast together. You also get high-quality coffee and tea, regional juices, fruit and vegetables as much as you want at any time.
  • To help you relax during stressful periods, we offer free online yoga classes during working hours or discounts at different gyms and climbing centers. You also have the opportunity to receive professional psychological online counseling as part of our Instahelp cooperation.
  • We host team events several times a year. From our 2-day summer event, to our beach volleyball challenge, our legendary Christmas party or the dumpling challenge: we also create shared memories outside the office.
For the advertised position, a minimum salary of € 3,190.00 gross per month applies according to the collective agreement (no all-in). Willingness to significantly overpay if you have the appropriate qualifications. This position is open for applications in Graz.

About Us

We at Nuki are breaking new ground and are working on a completely keyless future. As one of the fastest growing companies in Austria, we offer high-quality products, a dynamic team of 100 employees and more than 350,000 satisfied customers. We are pioneers in the Smart Home sector and are looking for people like you who are not satisfied with the status quo and are willing to take on responsibility quickly. We look forward to getting to know you!

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