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Head of Unit / Team Leader (f/m/d) IT Engineering

EEX Group is seeking a talented Head of Engineering. In this role, you will define how to evolve the EEX/ECC system landscape, drive forward technological change and work on transforming EEX/ECC IT into an Engineering organization. Your work will directly influence the European power market – a growing and highly regulated market that is in search of further innovation. System design, quality, and high availability is of extreme importance to us, so we're looking for a professional engineer and leader that takes a pragmatic and passionate approach to technology to solve problems.

 Your tasks:

  • Shaping Engineering culture inside EEX 
  • Evolve technological roadmap for system landscape together with all IT areas and business units
  • Build up and lead a team to implement Automation & DevOps across all products
  • Coordination and operational steering of external service providers
  • Support and Develop team capabilities for all products 


After all, we value the exchange of ideas, being there for each other and encouraging each other to become better. We call it: the exchange mindset.


You bring along:

  • Experience in leading and transforming organizations in the area of software technology
  • Good understanding of Domain Driven Design and Modelling of IT systems
  • Strong background in software engineering and methodology -combined with lots of hands  on experience
  • Very good knowledge in at least on object oriented language (preferably  Java). Additional knowledge of Python is a plus
  • Experience with at least one Messaging Technology (e.g. Kafka) and application integration (e.g. Rest)
  • Know-how and hands-on experience with automatization methods and DevOps concepts
  • Excellent communication skills on the management level 
  • Mind set of an influencer who wants to shape the future of operational models within IT
  • Excellent language skills in English and German

We offer to you:

  • Attractive compensation and many benefits including childcare facilities, meal allowance, job ticket, sport and recreational events
  • Personal development thanks to extensive training and learning offers
  • The possibility to work in the office or from home
  • A place in a dynamic and international team within the EEX Group and the Deutsche Börse Group
  • A long-term perspective in the constantly growing and evolving energy industry

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Hello from ECC, the leading clearing house for energy and commodity products in Europe. As part of EEX Group, we have our roots in Leipzig and 16 offices worldwide. We provide security for our customers, by ensuring the physical and financial settlement of transactions for EEX Group and further partner exchanges. Why are we so successful? We are a team of individual experts that drive forward exciting projects while sharing experiences, celebrating success and creating memories, together.

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