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Head of Front End Development (m/f)

Permanent employee, Full-time

About us
7TV is a digital company with the big ambition to combine all your favorite movies, shows, live television channels, and exciting video content into one place and deliver the most comprehensive user-friendly video entertainment service in the world. We believe everyone should have access to their favorite and personalized content a click or two away whether they are sitting at home or on the go.

If you share our passion, care deeply about user experience, value teamwork and ownership, and thrive in a dynamic fast-paced environment, then we'd love to talk to you. You will be building the new platform from the ground up alongside a fast growing team of incredible people, backed by some of the biggest names in digital entertainment: ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery Networks International (+ more to come!).
7TV Office

7TV Joint Venture GmbH
Landsbergerstr. 110
80339 München​​​

About the job..

We’re looking for a dedicated Head of Front End Development for our Web and OTT teams, who will lead complex, sophisticated software product development efforts, and provide expert organizational & technical leadership to the web software team. The Head of Front End Development will have a strong grounding in leadership, innovation and delivery best practices to make sure our product becomes the best application for streaming video content that users use on a daily basis. 

What would you do
  • Lead and develop the Front End development team

  • Create and implement processes, systems and tools to aid and empower the customer experience team in performing their jobs

  • Work cross-functionally with dynamic and passionate teams, including Product, Design, etc to sustain, build, and scale a rapidly growing product

  • Be responsible for architectural discussions and decisions to build a highly scalable technical environment

  • Focus on delivering the best possible user-centric products quickly and efficiently

  • Be a part of the leadership team, interact closely with all relevant stakeholders

  • Move fast in an ever-changing environment while balancing multiple priorities

What do you need
  • Deep passion for working on a mission-driven tech product that is designed to solve a complex user problem

  • 5 years of developing web frontend software and 2 years of people management experience. Specifically with technologies such as React.JS, JavaScript,  HTML5, CSS.

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills

  • Exceptional leadership qualities that reflect a self-motivated individual with the ability to work as part of a team

  • Experience recruiting, developing, and managing teams

  • Ability to work in an ambiguous, rapidly changing environment

  • Strong bias for action

  • Experience in start-ups a big plus

  • Excitement to roll up sleeves and make a big impact on a rapidly growing product

  • Comfort in ambiguity, but strive to create clarity for others

Why you’ll love working at 7TV
  • Fast-paced startup with an already strong and healthy user base

  • Great opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • Ability to put your stamp on an innovative product

  • Passionate, diverse, and supportive team members

  • Open, transparent, and bureaucracy-free company culture

  • Office located in the heart of Munich

  • Competitive compensation package

We're fast, well-funded and growing quickly. It's an exciting time to join us!

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