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Team Lead Embedded Software

Available from October 6, 2023

You don't want to spend your working hours in a company that doesn't share your values? Would you like to contribute your experience in embedded software development to a startup that has made climate protection through energy efficiency its mission?

With our self-learning radiator control, our customers save up to 32% on heating costs & CO2 emissions. Founded in Hamburg in 2016, our products are now used in companies and municipalities throughout Germany. With our energy saving solution and its further development, we want to continue to grow and thus make our contribution to the energy transition.

As a Team Lead Embedded Software (gn) you will take on a crucial role in our small team. You will use your expertise to optimise performance and code with the goal of improving the energy efficiency of our thermostats. Leading and collaborating with your team, you will develop innovative solutions, optimise algorithms and use resources efficiently to bring our software to a new level of performance. In doing so, you'll be a key contributor to vilisto's growth and further CO2 savings.

What you will do

  • You develop our embedded architecture with us

  • You take over the leadership of our small embedded team

  • You are responsible for the quality of our embedded software

  • You increase the battery life of our thermostats by optimising the software

  • You use a current codebase with C++17

  • You contribute to the continuous knowledge exchange within our team

  • You have the opportunity to try things out and to continuously develop yourself in the areas of hardware and software

What you bring along

  • You have experience in embedded software development with C++

  • You have already worked with IoT devices - or experience with other devices where power consumption is relevant

  • Ideally, you already have experience setting the technical direction within a team and have gained some leadership experience

  • You communicate in German or English within our international team

  • You are keen to work with us to drive climate protection forward

What we offer

  • A job with meaning - Together we are working on our vision of creating a world in which all people are mindful of their environment and, through innovation, only consume as much energy as they need for their well-being

  • A highly motivated team - In our quarterly team events you will experience that we also have a lot of fun together outside the office, our four-day summer camp is our highlight

  • Green mobility is important to us - For this reason, all our employees receive the Deutschlandticket

  • We support you and your family - To help you balance work and family, we pay half of your daycare costs up to €100 per month per child

  • Productivity and recreation go hand in hand - We offer 30 days of paid vacation

  • Get the job done - We give you a lot of freedom when it comes to when and where you work and offer flexible working time models in full and part time as well as the possibility to work remotely up to 80%

  • We promote your activity - Through our cooperation with Wellpass, you have access to over 7,500 partners from the sports and wellness network throughout Germany for just 18€ per month

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vilisto GmbH


  • Energy
  • Impact

Professional Fields

  • IT

Work Experience

  • Leading Position

Employment Type

  • Full time

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Company details

With our self-learning radiator thermostats, our customers save up to 32% on heating costs and CO2 emissions. Founded in Hamburg in 2016, our products are now used in companies and municipalities throughout Germany. By further implementing and constantly improving our energy-saving solution we strive to increase our contribution for a more sustainable future of the building sector.