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Head of Operations / COO @weeve

Permanent employee · Berlin - Lohmühlenstraße 65

About us
Next Big Thing AG is a Berlin-based IoT company builder offering a complete framework for the acceleration of IoT ventures. We are an operational VC, technology provider, and innovation partner made up of a strong team of business architects, tech experts, and experienced founders.

Fascinated by the potential of IoT? We are too. We gather the best and brightest minds across industries to collaborate on connected ideas for the future. As part of the German de:hub initiative, NBT is the center of gravity for all things IoT. We enable rapid prototyping, disruptive innovation, and entrepreneurship. In short, we support and promote all elements of the IoT ecosystem to develop new IoT companies.
Whether you’re looking to solder hardware, tackle key innovation challenges across industries, or lead a venture into a steady IoT future, you’ll find a home at NBT. Have a look at our current openings below and get in touch!
Join our Team!
We are weeve, a new venture supported by NBT AG. Our goal is to enable the commercialization of the IoT in the sharing and data economy era. We envision a world whereby IoT devices are enabled to freely participate in an economy; buying, selling and trading their digital assets by our secure, low cost and inter-operable technologies.
Your tasks
  • You become part of the top management team and take full ownership over the company's operations setting up scalable processes along the organisation
  • You proactively manage the company's day to day operations
  • You hire, develop and coach our team. You help to establish a company culture that is achievement-driven, positive and empowering for all employees
  • You plan and co-set structured team targets and motivate your fellow colleagues to achieve them
  • You develop a deep understanding for our market and the competitive landscape
  • You bring in your own ideas and strive for constant improvement
  • You feel fully responsible and contribute to the overall success of the company
  • 6+ years prior professional experience ideally in startups and particularly in operations-based roles
  • Prior high-responsibility position within a fast growing company
  • Strong leadership experience having led teams of at least 10+ people
  • Extremely results driven, ambitious and can-do attitude
  • Exceptionally strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail without losing the big picture
  • Very good communication, presentation and relationship-building skills
  • Fluency in English
  • Mindset and ability to work/communicate in a fast-paced environment
  • Prior experience in blockchain, ICOs and Token Sales is a big plus
  • Belief that awesome things are MADE to happen :-)
Our Offer
  • A sweet deal
    • Join the Center of Gravity for IoT and Blockchain
    • Competitive salary & shares package
    • Responsibility from day 1 and freedom for your ideas
    • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • Top-notch lab access
    • Unlimited access to a fully equipped R&D lab for fast prototyping through to minor production runs at post prototype stages. The lab covers 4 areas: Electronics, 3D printing, mechanical engineering, and P&P machines for PCB manufacturing. 
  • Culture-driven organisation
    • Work with an international team members from 15 countries
    • Healthy working hours
    • Yoga room, nap room, and fitness studio in the new Factory office location 
  • Work with the best
    • Join an agile, cross-functional, dedicated team. 
    • Collaborate with experienced founders and internationally established partners, ranging from the Fraunhofer Institute, GlobalFoundries, to Consensys. 

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