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Head of Engineering & Operations

Magine is looking for a Head of Engineering & Operations that will head our technical organization (~30 employees). As part of the management team you will be a key part of setting the companies agenda going forward. Your responsibility consists of five different development, Infrastructure & Operations teams. Your role is to make sure the teams deliver on product requirement, on time, with the right quality, and innovate along the way, and secure the operations of the service.

Why you?

Because we believe that with your drive, experience and skills, you'll contribute to building a product that creates impact.

Who You Are:

  • You are passionate about people as well as technology
  • You are a fast learner, curious and will dig deep to figure things out.
  • You take initiative, and thrive with ambiguity and can handle a steam of challenges
  • You are not scared, or have too much pride, to help out when and where needed
  • You are fluent in English

Work experience:

You have previous experience of leading a technical organization and teams and worked in a management position for at least 5 years, and  have been a part of a company where the organisation may change as it grows and the challenges that come with it. 

You have previously been responsible for the delivery of product development and have experience in implementing and setting work processes.

  • A degree in Engineering / IT or similiar
  • Scaling up development / infra / network teams & operations
  • Working with company culture
  • Responsibility for financials & targets

The following knowledge is also bonus (if not, don't worry -  if you're a fast learner - you'll be fine):

  • Video Streaming Technologies (DRM, Encoding, Video Player SDKs)
  • AWS Infrastructure / Network Infrastructure / IT Operations
  • Billing / CRM / Payment Integrations
  • Scala / Java / React / Native iOS & Android
  • Agile Processes & Tools (i.e. SCRUM, Jira etc)

What You Will Do:

  • Mentoring team members to ensure motivation and competence growth
  • Recruit for new positions in the engineering department
  • Ensure that the organizational goals are met for the engineering department
  • Responsible for both strategic direction and operational issues


Stockholm, Sweden (You will need to have Swedish / EU working permit)

Who We Are:

At Magine, we’re dedicated to connecting fantastic video to audiences in any corner of the globe. We partner with creators and distributors to enable them through every aspect of setting up their own OTT service. We’re passionate about great content and our mission is to protect generations of creativity to come through high quality, safe and legal distribution.

We believe in working hard and loving what you do, and we’re all about an inclusive environment where egos are left at the door. Though we maintain the culture of a startup we’re setting our sights high, so the sky’s the limit for opportunities to grow with us.

We are a diverse group where everyone is equal and all ideas and opinions count. Flexibility in working and mind are important to be a part of a team in which change is, and will, happen constantly. We speak English and fika in Swedish. 
Sound exciting? We think so and we are looking for more talented people to join our team. 

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Grev Turegatan 3
114 46 Stockholm Directions hr@magine.com

Workplace & Culture

We believe in working hard and loving what you do. We’re all about a fun environment where egos are left at the door. Though we maintain the culture of a startup we’re setting our sights high. The sky’s the limit for opportunities to grow.

Our flat structure allows people to get involved at every level, forging a culture of collaborative entrepreneurship that will last however big we get. We’re agile and informal, which gives you the chance to really make an impact and be a part of making Magine everything that we want it to be.

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