Head of IT

Dr Smile

Berlin, Germany


Submitted on 2021-11-02


Berlin-based Dr Smile is looking for Head of IT to manage their IT infrastructure. Job responsibilities include managing a growing team of IT support and network engineers, maintaining IT infrastructure (budget, relationship with suppliers etc), working with a software team to develop custom software applications. Ideal candidate has at least 5 years experience as IT Administrator and at least 1 year experience at managing an IT team.

Contact Person:
Ivan Gammel
  • German
  • English
  • Job Type:
    • managing the growing team of IT support and network engineers
    • organizing the work in IT support
    • planning IT budget
    • expanding and maintaining inventory of hardware equipment and software licenses
    • keeping our networks and IT services running and secure
    • preparing documentation and working with business stakeholders to define and execute on strategic goals for IT organization
    • work in close contact with the software engineering team to develop and maintain custom software applications
    • establish good working relationships with IT suppliers and define requirements and specifications for 3rd party systems and hardware.
    Technical Knowledge
    • Strong knowledge of popular operating systems (Mac, Windows, Linux) and cloud-based enterprise software landscape, hardware and networks
    • Excellent understanding of IT processes and familiarity with standards and best practices
    • Good knowledge of information security, privacy and compliance-related standards and processes

    Excellent written and spoken English and German (C1), great presentation and documentation skills

    Required Experience
    • Strong leadership skills, including at least 1 year of experience in managing IT support team of at least 3-4 people
    • Strong technical expertise, including at least 5 years of experience as IT administrator or network engineer
    Preferred Educational Qualifications

    BSc or higher degree in computer science or related field or additional equivalent experience in enterprise IT

    More Details
    Benefits and Compensation
    • Your smile with DrSmile: You get your Aligner treatment for only 300€ and we also have special conditions for Family & Friends
    • Your feel good package: In addition to a great team, office dogs and a community room, healthy snacks, drinks and an Urban Sports membership are waiting for you
    • Your appreciation: Besides weekly Q&A sessions with our management and our Friday Pizza&Beer, we always celebrate our successes together
    • We say thank you: After 3 years, a world trip awaits you with our Around-the-World ticket with an additional month of paid holiday