Job information

$ 70,000 - 100,000 EUR per annum

Job Description

Glovo is building the future of cities by enabling anyone to get any product from any store in their city delivered in minutes. Our goal is to provide on-demand delivery infrastructure for every city in the world.

Right now, we are looking for an experienced engineering leader to join our team in Barcelona and play a key role in building one of Europe’s top tech organizations.

As a Director of Engineering at Glovo you will:

  • Guide our development teams as we triple the team size from 35 to 100
  • Work closely with senior stakeholders to ensure rapid delivery and platform scalability while influencing product direction through technical insights
  • Lead the team and technical architecture
  • Inspire, mentor, manage and grow the engineering team while ensuring effective collaboration
  • Shape the technical roadmap
  • Collaborate with Product, Design and Data leadership on strategic product decisions
  • Spearhead new initiatives within the Engineering team and externally promote Glovo within the local tech community
  • Put in place processes and build an environment to ship fast and often without compromising quality

Main requirements

  • Deep technical skills and experience in multiple engineering leadership roles
  • Strong record of delivering software products in cross-functional agile environments
  • Experience managing 50+ people engineering teams (especially through high-growth phases)
  • Servant leadership mindset
  • Degree in Computer Science or similar
  • Fluent in English


  • Equity plan
  • Unlimited Glovos (zero delivery fee on your Glovo orders)
  • A selection of fresh fruits and snacks
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Weekly team lunches
  • Back to School Fridays (it’s all about learning and sharing knowledge)
  • Team building activities
  • Relocation package and Visa sponsorship if needed
  • The opportunity to change the world and see how everyone uses the product you build
  • Work in an international, dynamic and passionate environment with a great company culture