Tech Lead (m/f/d)


About Venture Leap

We are a team of experienced entrepreneurs and developers who enjoy building new things. We help our customers to design and implement digital business models. To do so, we usually start with an MVP (Minimum Viable Product), which we then develop step by step into a successful business model. Our customers range from start-ups to established companies from all sectors.


Our platform is the basis for the fast and reliable development of MVPs. Thus allowing entrepreneurs to quickly launch their business idea around a digital product. 

As Tech Lead you will lead the platform development of to make it more flexible and scalable.

What is your mission

  • Drive the architecture and technology choices that enables to be a world-class MVP development platform
  • Define detailed technical requirements based on a high-level description.
  • Plan and realize the technology roadmap as well as the development of proof of concepts
  • Facilitate communication and decision-making between founders and stakeholders and act as a sparring partner and mentor to the junior developers.
  • Plan and improve the overall tech capabilities of Venture Leap - in strong collaboration with the founders
  • Manage team priorities, headcount projections, recruiting and continuous performance evaluations.


Who you are

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering,  Mathematics, Physics or related/relevant technical field
  • 5+ years professional background in deep tech associated challenges
  • Deep understanding of the whole software development cycle 
  • Experience with modern product development practices, including software testing (eg. unit testing, regression testing)
  • Comfortableness with agile methods (Scrum)
  • Familiarity with PHP (Symfony, Laravel), JavaScript/TypeScript frameworks and tools such as Docker, CI/CD (Jenkin or Gitlab CI), Kubernetes, AWS
  • Experience with DevOps
  • A bias for action and ownership that you can demonstrate with your CV
  • Our Mission Digital Products - Done Right resonates with you
  • Very good knowledge of English, both written and spoken; German is a plus
  • Your are currently based in Berlin

What we offer you

  • A highly entrepreneurial environment where everyone has ownership and freedom to move towards our ambitious goals while getting strong enablement from the founders
  • Shape the development of a state-of-the-art product in the field of MVP development that has true value to entrepreneurs
  • Responsibility to build and run successful digital products from day 1
  • Constant learning and progress of your tech knowledge
  • An open company culture with additional services such as free drinks, snacks & shared lunches
  • Flat hierarchies for creative ideas and unconventional approaches
  • Regular team events such as dinners, game nights, escape rooms, summer and Christmas parties

Are you up for the challenge? Let’s change the world of digital products together and provide entrepreneurs and innovators with the best digital products out there!

We value diversity of perspective and seek to build an inclusive workplace that welcomes people from all different backgrounds.