Lead IoT Software Engineer (all genders)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Germany - Munich

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Your new role
Are you ready to join us on an exciting road trip? We are an emerging startup and aim to turn parking management on its head. With our innovative technology, we are ready to transform mobility and explore new ways of doing things.

Imagine working as a Lead IoT Software Engineer (all genders) on a product that revolutionizes the way parking is managed. With us, you'll operate with the latest AI technologies combined with custom hardware and powerful software. With your expertise in designing and developing software for IoT devices, you will strengthen our position as a market leader while achieving new successes together with our excellent team.
What to expect
  • Teamlead: You have the responsibility for a team with IoT Software Engineers
  • Design and Development: Together with your team you will design and develop software for IoT devices, maintain backend systems to process events from IoT devices, and implement security protocols to protect IoT devices and systems
  • Analysis and Improvement: In addition to debugging and troubleshooting software issues, you will continuously evaluate and improve software performance by identifying potential problems and proposing appropriate solutions
  • Ensuring Quality: You create and maintain documentation for software and systems and perform monitoring and maintenance of IoT systems to ensure high availability and scalability
  • Stakeholder Management: The Collaboration between software engineers and other stakeholders is part of your responsibility to ensure the smooth and efficient deployment of IoT applications

How we work
  • What we use: We use Serverless Python functions for our Microservices and GPU enhanced microcontrollers to run our deep learning models on the edge and store the data in the AWS cloud 
  • We are agile: You will take a great part in shaping our engineering standards - you will be highly involved in how the software architecture will be designed and how future features can be released
  • We have a “you built it, you run it” attitude: CI/CD is our second nature - we use AWS, Docker, GitLab and whatever you need additionally to get your things done
  • We are fast and committed to winning: So be prepared to bring your agile mindset to the table because “the only easy day was yesterday”
  • Embrace feedback: No one is perfect, neither are we. So let’s make this an opportunity to praise and learn from each other
Inspire us by
  • Your background: You have experience in product engineering or R&D and technical leadership or people management experience
  • Your expertise: You are proficient in Python and add that with knowledge over Bash scripting and C/C++. You are comfortable in working with Linux command line and using GNU tools to check the quality of a code while hiring engineers
  • Your heart beats for cloud and data bases: You are experienced with AWS services, like Lambda, EC2, S3 and IAM as well as SQL (PostgreSQL)
  • You Understanding: You understand of the main networking concepts (TCP, UDP, DNS, routing, firewalling, NAT) and of the main security concepts
  • You are a proactive problem solver: You are a natural problem solver that cannot rest until the issue is not 100% solved
  • Language Skills: You have strong written and spoken English skills (level C1 on the CEFR scale)
What we offer you
  • Flexibility: Our model allows you to tailor your work schedule to your unique requirements, ensuring maximum flexibility.
  • Equipment: Decide on your own equipment to work efficiently and comfortably.
  • Workation: Work in inspiring locations during your Workation for fresh ideas.
  • Measurable goals: Our OKRs allow you to directly measure your impact on our product and company success.
  • Catering: Fresh coffee from our portafilter machine around the clock for your energy and productivity. Discover the variety of Bella&Bona, our online cafeteria, or help yourself to our fruit basket or enjoy breakfast at the cereal bar.
  • Dress code: Dress in a way that makes you feel most comfortable.
  • Events: Celebrate our successes at our legendary team events and OKR parties.
  • Development: Take advantage of our language courses or in-house training programs to learn new skills.
  • Health: We support your health and fitness with EGYM to keep you active.
  • Security: Your workplace security is ensured by our profitable business model.
  • Profit sharing: Benefit from our Virtual Stock Option Plan (VSOP) and participate in the success of Parkdepot.
Innovation through diversity

Regardless of your background, origin, gender identity, or individual circumstances, it's your personality that interests us. That's why we're committed to building a culture of collaboration and respect, where every team member has a voice, can grow, and feels valued with us.

Über uns
Parkdepot betreibt eine der führenden Parking-Plattformen in Europa und digitalisiert die traditionelle Branche der Parkraumbewirtschaftung. Unsere Formel ist einfach: Ein motiviertes Team mit Fokus auf Technologie und Kundenfreundlichkeit sowie hohe Ambitionen treiben uns zu Erfolgen und schnellem Wachstum. Bist du dabei?
Your new role
As Lead IoT Software Engineer (m/f/x) at ParkDepot, you will lead a team with IoT Software Engineers who are responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining software for IoT devices and the backend systems required to process events from IoT devices. This includes creating and implementing software for connected devices as well as designing and implementing communication protocols for these devices to connect to the backend.

To push our innovative ideas and ambitious vision forward, we are looking for talents like you! Do you have the skills to grow into this role? Then apply now and become part of something big!
What to expect
  • Teamlead: You have the responsibility for a team with IoT Software Engineers
  • Design and Development: Together with your team you will design and develop software for IoT devices, maintain backend systems to process events from IoT devices, and implement security protocols to protect IoT devices and systems
  • Analysis and Improvement: In addition to debugging and troubleshooting software issues, you will continuously evaluate and improve software performance by identifying potential problems and proposing appropriate solutions
  • Ensuring Quality: You create and maintain documentation for software and systems and perform monitoring and maintenance of IoT systems to ensure high availability and scalability
  • Stakeholder Management: The Collaboration between software engineers and other stakeholders is part of your responsibility to ensure the smooth and efficient deployment of IoT applications

How we work

  • What we use: We use Serverless Python functions for our Microservices and GPU enhanced microcontrollers to run our deep learning models on the edge and store the data in the AWS cloud 
  • We are agile: You will take a great part in shaping our engineering standards - you will be highly involved in how the software architecture will be designed and how future features can be released
  • We have a “you built it, you run it” attitude: CI/CD is our second nature - we use AWS, Docker, GitLab and whatever you need additionally to get your things done
  • We are fast and committed to winning: So be prepared to bring your agile mindset to the table because “the only easy day was yesterday”
  • Embrace feedback: No one is perfect, neither are we. So let’s make this an opportunity to praise and learn from each other
Inspire us by
  • Your background: 
    • You have 4+ years experience in product engineering or R&D experience
    • 2+ years of technical leadership experience or 1+ years of people management experience
  • Your expertise: You are proficient in Python and add that with knowledge over Bash scripting and C/C++. You are comfortable in working with Linux command line and using GNU tools to check the quality of a code while hiring engineers
  • Your heart beats for cloud and data bases: You are experienced with AWS services, like Lambda, EC2, S3 and IAM as well as SQL (PostgreSQL)
  • You Understanding: You understand of the main networking concepts (TCP, UDP, DNS, routing, firewalling, NAT) and of the main security concepts
  • You are a proactive problem solver: You are a natural problem solver that cannot rest until the issue is not 100% solved
  • Language Skills: You have strong written and spoken English skills (level C1 on the CEFR scale)
What we offer you
Apart from the people, the role, our culture and mission, there are countless arguments that make Parkdepot a great place to work.*


  • Growth: Parkdepot has become one of the biggest parking managers in Europe in under three years and that's just the beginning
  • Spirit: Legendary team events and the creation of ambitious ideas. We are convinced that anything is possible with the right team
  • Development: We invest in your personal growth, because every employee counts
  • Equipment: Your hardware (Apple or Windows) is also available for private use
  • Discounts: With the subsidized EGYM Wellpass membership, you can train at reduced rates in sports studios and many other sports facilities. We also subsidize your lunch and you receive lucrative employee discounts
  • YES to diversity: Agile and international teams of all genders and from over 16 nations come together at our company
  • Values: Clear corporate values that guide our collective actions: OWN IT, BE BOLD, BE EXCELLENT & GROW TOGETHER
*Our benefits vary by location
About us
Parkdepot operates one of the leading digital parking platforms in Europe and is digitizing the traditional parking industry. Our formula is simple: a motivated team with a focus on technology and customer experience, as well as high ambitions drive us to success and rapid growth. Are you in?
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