Technical Lead (f/m/d)

Technical Lead (f/m/d)

locationVienna, Austria
PublishedPublished: 16.9.2022
Full time

(m/f/d) full-time

Do you want to be part of one of the fastest-growing AI companies in Supply Chain Risk Management?


At Prewave, we are dedicated to unlocking an unprecedented level of efficiency, transparency and resilience in the supply chain for our customers. We pioneer supply chain risk management with our AI-powered solutions, analysing traditional and social media in 50+ languages and predicting risks and disruptions all over the world. We help our clients to achieve a sustainable supply chain and to prevent any setbacks.

We are already trusted partners of AbInBev, BMW, Kärcher, PwC, Porsche and many more. With the increasing importance and attention to supply chain due diligence in Europe, we grow every day, and so does our team! 

We are looking for a Technical Lead in our Data Science team to join us on this exciting journey! 


As our Technical Lead at Prewave, you will… 

  • Plan and design features for our software, identify the requirements for the projects and create the timeline for the team

  • Take initiative to improve our frameworks and develop new features

  • Support and lead the development team on technical questions, delegate work and achieve daily, weekly and monthly tasks

  • Onboard new people and help them to use our tools and frameworks productively

  • Ensure open communication with the team about challenges, setbacks and achievements


Must haves

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related fields 

  • 5+ years of experience in a similar role

  • Experience in working with Scala. SQL and databases

  • Excellent leadership skills, experience in team leading 

  • Excellent communication, motivational and interpersonal skills

  • Professional fluency in English, both written and spoken

Bonus points for

  • Experience in how to work in a cloud based environment

  • Experience with NoSQL databases

  • A valid work permit in Austria

  • An extensive compensation package
    According to our collective agreement, the minimum salary for this role is EUR 3,190 gross per month, however the higher packages are likely based on your qualifications and experience.

  • A dynamic team in an open and inclusive work atmosphere 
    We are an equal opportunity employer, and we cherish the diversity in our team working from our office in Vienna.

  • Various opportunities to develop your career within the company
    We are committed to building our team spirit based on mutual respect and support. We help each other achieve personal and shared goals.

  • Opportunity to be part of a highly innovative Austrian tech startup
    We blaze the trail in our field, and we strive to help large firms ensure ethical and sustainable practices throughout their entire supply-chain processes.

  • A family-friendly environment
    We offer flexible working hours and home-office possibilities to support a healthy work-life balance. 

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Prewave is an AI startup building a global supply chain intelligence platform. Our technology analyzes social & news media in 50+ languages and detects and predicts disruption and sustainability risks. It is our goal to make local risks globally visible in order to make tomorrow’s supply chains more transparent, resilient and sustainable.

Years of experience

  • Senior