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Lead for R&D Lab Vienna (m/f/x)

Company Description

Dynatrace provides software intelligence to simplify cloud complexity and accelerate digital transformation. With automatic and intelligent observability at scale, our all-in-one platform delivers precise answers about the performance and security of applications, the underlying infrastructure, and the experience of all users to enable organizations to innovate faster, collaborate more efficiently, and deliver more value with dramatically less effort. That’s why many of the world’s largest organizations trust Dynatrace®️ to modernize and automate cloud operations, release better software faster, and deliver unrivalled digital experiences.

Job Description

Leadership | Lab Growth | Mentoring | Team Organization | Strategy

You are a passionate leader that wants to be a main driver for our Lab growth in Vienna? Are you ready for a challenging role driving a vision of collaboration and innovation with multiple teams? Then continue reading!  

Who we are:

Dynatrace is software intelligence for the enterprise cloud! We have reinvented cloud and application performance monitoring to a full scale with end-to-end visibility of every user, across every application, anywhere in the digital ecosystem. The Dynatrace platform is easy, automatic, AI powered monitoring!

Our journey in Vienna has just begun: 

The Vienna office was created in November 2019 and started with two people laying the groundwork for the future of our Dynatrace Platform. Today the Lab already consists of almost 100 employees and is still growing fast.  

In Vienna, we have a big vision– focusing on developer experience and extensibility on top of the current product. To implement these ideas, we need smart and brave people who think beyond code. People eager to understand the bigger picture and overarching vision. And above all, we need a team of people that is keen to make things happen and share our motivation to provide value to millions. 


Your responsibilities: 

  • Define the organizational setup of the teams in strong collaboration with internal stakeholders across our growing collection of development labs in Austria and Europe

  • Grow and build up the Lab in Vienna even further by finding the right talents

  • Inspire and empower the teams in Vienna through mentorship and coaching as well as to provide career guidance

  • Live, support and develop the Dynatrace values and culture, translate the vision into the competencies of the lab in Vienna and to drive innovation

  • Be a strong networker and represent our office in Vienna internal & external

  • Support collaboration with universities, institutions, and user groups and strengthen Dynatrace’s popularity

Your profile:

  • More than 7 years of (leadership) experience as CTO/CEO, Founder, Head of Software Development or similar experience within a software company.

  • Experience in building up big teams/new office locations and ability to work and scale within a fast growing 3000+ people company

  • An entrepreneurial and technical mindset to understand the business goals and needs within the software industry

  • Good overview of the local Talent market in Vienna (and the surrounding area), including a large network

  • Demonstrate passion for leading through coaching and mentoring

  • Outstanding communication skills, flexibility and a dynamic mindset

  • Excellent English and German skills

Why join Dynatrace:

  • Continuous growth opportunities in an environment catered towards learning, creativity, and innovation

  • International environment with strong cross-lab collaboration

  • Open-Door policy, learning from each other and celebrating success together as a team

  • Startup feeling in our brand-new office location in the Icon Tower in Vienna

  • Flat hierarchy, where you are enabled to voice your opinion

Additional Information

Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 80,000 gross per year based on full-time employment. We offer a higher salary in line with qualifications and experience.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and to keep our Dynatracers safe, we adapted to a hybrid working model (partly Home Office, partly at the Office). In the Post-Covid 19 reality, there will be the option to choose between a hybrid (mix of Remote Work and at the Office Work) or full onsite (at the office) working model.