Tech lead / Software Architect (future CTO)

Female / Male  -  Full-time  -  Competitive salary

Who are we? 

We are ChainCode, a young start-up company based in Eindhoven. Our drive is innovation, and our ambition is making logistics more efficient and sustainable through the smart use of technology. You will get to work on a state-of-the-art Logistics solution of One of the quickest growing logistics start-ups in the Netherlands. 

At ChainCode

we take advantage of our extensive logistics knowledge of the entire supply chain —in terms of commercial, operational and technical aspects— to bring reliable and sustainable IT solutions for our customers. 

Our team of talented programmers is fully dedicated to developing systems, processes and software that improve technological processes and operational performance in the logistics sector. We know what the market needs and we are certain that we can come up with the best solution for each customer, in order to enable them to perform their transport activities more efficiently, safely and sustainably. 

At ChainCode we believe that our people are the heart of the company, and (as cliché as it may sound) we genuinely like to empower employees and give them space and freedom to be independent and proactive. We encourage all of them to grow, be creative and develop their own ideas.


We work in an informal and international environment, where diversity is celebrated, and entrepreneurial team spirit is promoted. 

Are you looking for a new challenge in a thriving start-up? If you are passionate about IT and your ambition is growing into a Chief Technology Officer, this is the perfect opportunity for you to take the next step in your career. 


We are looking for a dynamic Tech Lead/ Software Architect willing to become the Head of our Development team and be responsible for our company’s technology strategy. 

Your role at ChainCode: 

 As the new Tech Lead/ Software Architect of ChainCode, you will be responsible for the Development team. You will be a hands-on leader for our developers, and you will provide them your guidance and support through your knowledge of technology and excellent communication skills. 

You will be in charge of developing the company’s technology strategy, making sure that it serves its business strategy and meets its short and long-term needs. 

Your main responsibilities will be: 

  • Developing ChainCode’s strategy for using technological resources. 

  • Outlining the company’s goals for research and development. 

  • Creating overall technology standards and practices. 

  • Standing in as the product manager, laying the product planning process. 

  • Engaging, leading and motivating the Development team. 

  • Hiring, training and supporting technical employees. 

  • Managing DevOps and overseeing Data Science. 

  • Being in charge of QA testing, and triaging bugs in software and systems. 

  • Managing customer relationships and communicating product roadmaps to stakeholders. 

Who are you? 

  • You are passionate about IT and have preferably at least 2 - 3 years of experience in this or a similar position. 

  • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or another related field. 

  • If you have also an MBA, that is definitely a plus. 

  • You have in-depth knowledge of design patterns, software architecture and development. 

  • You have good knowledge of the latest technological trends. 

  • You have experience in project management. 

  • Experience in logistics is a bonus. 



  • You are eager to continue growing professionally, with the ambition of becoming a leader in IT. 

  • You see yourself as an outside of the box thinker. 

  • You are proactive problem-solver who is not afraid of taking any challenge. 

  • You have exceptional team management and leadership skills. 

  • You are a great communicator. 

  • Your organizational skills are outstanding. 


What we offer 

  • A fantastic opportunity to make an impact in a fast-growing IT for logistics company. 

  • The possibility to grow within the company and take the first step to becoming our future CTO. 

  • Space to implement your own ideas. 

  • A motivated and talented team to work with. 

  • An informal, transparent and open culture. 

  • A friendly, international and culturally diverse work environment. 


And there is more... 

  • A 40 hours a week job 

  • A competitive salary in line with the market 

  • Travel Allowance 

  • Daily breakfast/lunch 

  • A Pension Plan 

  • 25* vacation days per year 

  • Gym Membership 

  • Team building activities 


Our office 

We are located in the heart of Eindhoven, just a few minutes away from Eindhoven Centraal Station and at walking distance from the city centre. We have a cosy open office with large desks, and a nice relaxation area, where we have after work drinks with the team each Friday. 

Are you up for the challenge? 

Apply now and get involved in something great! 

Send us your CV along with your motivation letter to: 


Fellenoord 51

5612 AA


The Netherlands

T +31 (0)85 00 13 73 5

Chamber of Commerce: 72022639

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