Head of Engineering // Zing.Coach at Zing Coach

Posted on: 07/16/2021

Location: Berlin, Germany (REMOTE)

full time

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Tags: django chatbot postgresql python hyper ml

Palta is a global mobile health&wellbeing ecosystem. Over the last 5 years, Palta has launched such successful companies as Flo (global leader in female health with more than 40 mln MAU), Prisma (app of the year 2016, 150+ mln downloads), Simple (#1 fasting app in the US). Currently, Palta fuels the growth of 9 mobile apps, all focused on the digital health&wellbeing market. More than 600 Palta employees work across Europe in the UK, Germany, Spain, Netherlands, Poland, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and other countries. **Zing.coach,** a newly founded Health & Fitness startup in Palta ecosystem, is looking for a **Head of Engineering**. You will work on challenging projects both, from a product and technical perspective. Hence, you will manage a product, but still will be involved in building, testing, and deploying ML models together with a team of developers. Zing Coach is built on top of a custom chatbot engine and a set of recommender systems. As a company, we aim at improving our technology by building a better platform that helps our users to exercise better and achieve their health goals. *You'll contribute by:* * Taking ownership of our backend platform and software delivery process, * Experimenting with the latest cloud-native technologies to ensure a state-of-the-art (way of working), * Overseeing the development and deployment of predictive machine learning models, * Data manipulation and orchestration, * Integrating external data sources and best-in-class 3rd-party technologies, * Configuring CI/CD, * Be a part of Agile-based and distributed team (Munich/Warsaw/Kiev), * Be a part of Palta's community of engineers (talents from MSQRD, Prisma Labs, Flo Health, VOIR, wannaby, etc.), * Bring own ideas to shape the future of Zing AI Fitness Coach. *We expect that you have:* * 5+ years of professional work experience in software engineering, * Profound experience in working with popular Python frameworks (Django, AsyncIO), * Working experience with PostgreSQL ( or other RDBMS), * Knowledge of CI/CD, * Self-starter who can take ownership of projects from concept to release, * English B2+. *Beneficial skills:* * Preferably, a degree in Information Technology, Software Engineering or a related field, * Highly interested in a fast-paced software development environment, * Passion for learning new things and continuous improvement, * Passionate about Health&Fitness. *Why working at Zing is awesome:* * Own product, * Be part of the fastest growing fitness and lifestyle startup, * Stock options of the well-funded startup, * High compensation, * Opportunities for rapid career development in a hyper-growth startup, * Excellent work environment: the company is small enough to be person-oriented, * Work-life balance to suit everyone: flexible working hours, loyal sick leave policy, * English speaking environment, * Team meetings in Munich / Warsaw.