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Tech Talent Partner (m/w/d)

Evolve Energy

Evolve Energy

People & HR
Munich, Germany
Posted on Saturday, April 6, 2024
Help us use technology to make a big green dent in the universe!
Kraken powers some of the most innovative global developments in energy.
We’re a technology company focused on creating a smart, sustainable energy system. From optimising renewable generation, creating a more intelligent grid and enabling utilities to provide excellent customer experiences, our operating system for energy is transforming the industry around the world in a way that benefits everyone.
It’s a really exciting time in energy. Help us make a real impact on shaping a better, more sustainable future.
Kraken Technologies is a company within Octopus Energy Group who are licensing the Kraken platform and operating model to clients across the world. Current clients are both the Octopus Energy Retail businesses around the world as well as external clients such as Good Energy, Origin, EDF, E.ON & Queensland Energy - with many more expected to join over the next few years!
We have been licensing Kraken for over 3 years now, transforming businesses by not only moving their customer base to our Kraken platform but also changing their operating model & ways of working. Throughout this time our team has been at the forefront of industry leading migrations whilst setting a new standard for what business transformation can look like.

What you'll do:

  • This role is focused on end to end recruitment. Sourcing, screening and progressing candidates through the interview pipelines
  • Working with and building relationships with hiring managers
  • Build great relationships with candidates - we're passionate about candidate experience!
  • Constantly provide an amazing candidate experience and look to always improve this across the team
  • You'll need to source, attract and recruit the best candidates
  • Work collaboratively across the wider international recruitment team
  • Run octopus recruitment open days and events across our main offices locations
  • You will be working for Kraken, the technology tentacle of Octopus Energy Group. You will be focused on hiring back-end and front-end developers, product managers, client delivery leads and any other position in Kraken in Germany

What you'll need

  • You’ll need to know how to screen and source the best talent
  • Experience sourcing and recruiting across technology roles in a fast moving business
  • You'll need to interview candidates, so previous experience screening and assessing candidates across a variety of roles for both hard skills and cultural qualities is needed
  • If you have experience managing high volume roles this would great!
  • We are in a fast moving business and our needs can change quickly. We are looking for a proactive person who enjoys raising up to new challenges!
  • You love to work with all kinds of people - you’ve got no functional shoulder pads - it’s not ‘my team versus other teams’, it’s ‘we’re all working together to change the energy system globally, and I’ll lend anyone a hand’. Having a strong team spirit is a must for this position
  • You'll need to be proficient in both German and English

Our benefits:

  • An internationally positioned team with flat hierarchies and open and transparent communication
  • We rely on flexible working hours
  • Green energy starts with each individual: That's why you get discounted conditions for our electricity or gas tariffs.
  • Share options: You will have the opportunity to participate in the international success of Octopus Energy Group Ltd. through share options.
  • Language connects: Take your English skills to the next level with Busuu, our corporate language training provider
  • For more exercise: Lease your favourite bicycle from us at a low price
  • For a healthy work-life balance: train with Wellpass in over 6000 sports and health facilities all over Germany
  • Eating makes you happy: We'll give you a monthly allowance of €100 for your daily lunch (easily via app).
  • For a relaxed commute to work: We reimburse you for public transport costs
  • One less thing to worry about: we'll cover some of your childcare costs
  • Whether online or offline - team cohesion and joint events are part of our everyday working life
  • A stylish working environment in our Berlin office close to Moritzplatz in Kreuzberg
  • For a secure future: the opportunity to take out a company pension scheme through us
  • You can attend our 3 on-site days per week at the Berlin office

Why else you'll love it here:

  • Wondering what the salary for this role is? Just ask us! On a call with one of our recruiters it's something we always cover as we genuinely want to match your experience with the correct salary. The reason why we don't advertise is because we honestly have a degree of flexibility and would never want salary to be a reason why someone doesn't apply to Octopus - what's more important to us is finding the right octofit!
  • Octopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about! We won best company to work for in 2022, on Glassdoor we were voted 50 best places to work in 2022 and our Group CEO, Greg has recorded a podcast about our culture and how we empower our people. We’ve also been placed in the top 10 companies for senior leadership
  • In this position, you will be working in an international environment 🌎 Some interviews will take place entirely in English. Please make sure that you submit your resume in English 🙏 Thank you ! We are looking forward to meeting you 🐙