We are looking for you: Co-Founder Technology (m/f /d)


Venture Team: sharcx

Chemovator is the business incubator of BASF. We provide a protected space to build commercial ventures from unconventional ideas. Our Venture Teams take full ownership of their idea, creatively explore their business, learn fast and pivot beyond corporate boundaries.

Our Venture Team sharcx develops cloud-based analytical services which allow B2B sales and marketers to drive sales by automatically increased customer satisfaction. The data analytics engine will decrease customer churn, improve customer satisfaction (e.g. NPS®) and increase the customer lifetime value. For more information, have a look at www.sharcx.com.

We now want to take sharcx to the next level. We are looking for a motivated and highly self-driven Co-Founder with a proven track record to join our journey. Are you the right one to run our internal build-up?

Your role

  • You take responsibility to set up and develop an interdisciplinary team of “classical” backend and frontend developers as well as Data Scientists and ML experts to develop the perfect model for predictive customer experience
  • You develop our product together with other teams and build a world-class IT team.
  • You introduce and operate an agile development process and a structured deployment pipeline
  • You consciously influence the team atmosphere positively and you establish sharcx as a top-employer in the area of B2B customer experience and AI
  • You are the first contact to the customers IT teams and IT decision makers to build up necessary relationships for sharcx’ success

You offer

  • You completed your Master or PhD in Computer Science or in another related quantitative discipline
  • You have gained at least 8 years of experience in software development and in leading of interdisciplinary teams
  • You have a deep knowledge of agile software development and being an integral part of the team is most important to you as a leader
  • You have a proven track record of leading different teams and you know which adjustments might be needed from time to time in order to continuously optimize the output
  • You are familiar with the full data science stack either in R and/or Python (preferred)
  • You describe yourself as a highly structured and pragmatic person, big team player and with your excellent organizational skills you love to work in a changing environment
  • You are characterized by your peers as a person with an unbeatable commitment and a strong motivation for the extra mile and to think outside the box

We offer

  • Work in a team that has customer happiness at its heart and loves to develop great software
  • Use the mass of experiences of your colleagues and our Entrepreneurs in Residence to develop yourself and your Venture further
  • Flexible working time and mobile work as well as usual perks of a company in the startup environment, e.g. job-ticket, free drinks and an inspiring atmosphere within an unconventional location in Mannheim
  • Seize the opportunity to join our team at a very early stage and shape product, team and our joint success
  • A competitive salary and the opportunity to be part of the upcoming foundation of a sharcx company as a Co-Founder

Are you interested?

Nothing is set in stone yet, so your input is highly welcome. Please contact Lisa Raschke (lisa.raschke@chemovator.com or +49 621 60 78542) with your relevant documents. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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