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Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer (f/m/d) - Order Digitization in the Craft Sector

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Date: Jun 11, 2022

Location: Erlangen, DE

Company: REHAU


We are REHAU New Ventures, the independent venture builder of the REHAU Group, here to achieve sustainable and profitable growth by establishing new businesses in the areas of Digital Construction and Better Living. Our work always centers around customers. Combined with the strong entrepreneurial backing of the REHAU Group, REHAU New Ventures makes for a competent and reliable partner. Our team in 5 locations worldwide between Washington DC and Shanghai works in an agile and iterative way along the entire process, from problem identification until the growth phase of the ventures emerging from our innovations.


Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer (f/m/d) - Order Digitization in the Craft Sector

at our location in Erlangen, München, Rehau or remote  | as soon as possible   | fulltime   | permanent position 


Do you want to bring extraordinary innovations to life?

You are an aspiring technically minded person, driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for digital products, services and technologies? You are eager to analyze and implement new technology and optimize it continuously? You are passionate about creating and selling meaningful products to customers? You are enthusiastic about working with people from all backgrounds and have strong organizational and communication skills? You have a strong hands-on mentality as well as a precise way of working? High responsibility motivates you and you see team effort crucial for success?


Then become part of our venture, and digitize customer contact in painting businesses from contacting to order processing.

Together with you, we want to shape the future by building a meaningful and user-centric company in the construction industry. You are part of the founding team and in your role you are mainly responsible for the development of contract digitization with short- and long-term visions and clear roadmaps. Together with your co-founders and the support of the venture building team, you build a successful venture.



  • You develop the short and long term strategy, vision and mission of the venture from a technical perspective, always keeping the customer in mind.
  • You are responsible for the further development of the cloud-based SaaS solution, based on the insights from our first product and the market feedback.
  • You understand and define every technical aspect of the contract digitization and troubleshoot minor issues and independently develop prototypes for new functionalities.
  • You will identify and coordinate an effective development team with internal and external resources and provide technical project management.
  • You will work with the venture team to define digital order fulfillment features and support your team with your technical expertise and experience to find the best possible, customer-friendly solution to each problem.

What you can expect from us:


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in information technology, information systems, computer science, or similar qualification through work experience.
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in leading internal or external developers in a diverse development team working with Agile and SCRUM methodologies.
  • Deep technical understanding of DevOps principles and CI/CD.
  • Previous experience with frameworks and infrastructure for platform or web applications, e.g. React, AWS Lambda, MongoDB, Gitlab/Github, unit testing, SQL, or similar environments.
  • Proven ability to define cloud and software architecture for complex digital products and coordinate technical development with multiple internal and external stakeholders.
  • Fluent in German and English.

What You can expect from us:


  • An amazing and young team of dynamic and experienced entrepreneurs and venture builders
  • An organization which combines the pros of a corporate setup with a startup spirit and flexibility
  • Individual trainings to further develop your personal skills and build your career 
  • Attractive office locations either in Munich, Erlangen, or Rehau, as well as mobile office and flexible working hours


COVID-19 cautions:

  • WebEx job interviews
  • Distance regulations for face-to-face interviews
  • Comprehensive concept of hygiene


The REHAU Group is a family-owned company with over 20,000 employees in 54 countries, specialized in polymer solutions for construction, mobility and lifestyle. We are inspired by the technological achievements and progress of our parent company, but are ready to take the leap into a reshaped future.


We are looking forward to receiving your application and telling you more about our company and this great opportunity. Use our online application form to do this. You can find out more about the application process from Jeanine Blaesche by WhatsApp  +49 151 2643 1083.


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