R&D Practice Lead

We are Netguru, a software services and consulting company. We maintain an unshakable passion for developing web and mobile applications on behalf of our clients worldwide. We’ve managed to build an outstanding organisational culture based on strong values of transparency, team spirit, regular feedback and continuous learning.

We have two long-term goals: becoming the world’s leader in digital transformation and having a positive impact on the lives of 1bn of people. To achieve that, we want to build a top-of-the-league R&D team with a mission to drive an innovation spirit inside Netguru. Today we’re looking for the leader of this team, the R&D Practice Lead.

Joining Netguru means:

  • having a full autonomy and managing the most innovative practice area at a recognised IT brand
  • working with experienced and highly qualified experts from many fields
  • an opportunity to lead strategic projects bringing us to the next level
  • an opportunity to work with the world’s leading brands
  • working directly with senior management and joining Netguru’s Tech Core team

Your responsibilities:

  • supervising and leading R&D initiatives across the whole company – from the early ideas to the final release
  • navigating Netguru’s technology map
  • proving business potential and commercial usage of cutting-edge technologies
  • testing and assessing the potential of modern tools and technologies
  • cooperating with a team of internal and external Experts & Partners
  • reporting to the Head of Technology & Product Design


Apply if you have:

  • minimum 2 years of experience in a similar role
  • hands-on experience in the whole life cycle of agile software projects
  • deep knowledge of the technological landscape and an ability to select niches to enter
  • an ability to observe market trends and catch most important ones
  • an ability to convert the team's interest in technology to commercial expertise
  • an excellent command of written and spoken English (CEFR C1+); Polish is not required
  • a demonstrated ability to achieve ambitious goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment
  • strong critical thinking capabilities – you don’t accept the status-quo and assertively strive to implement new solutions


  • experience in planning and implementing product strategies
  • experience as a Product Owner


Perks & benefits:

  • stock options plan
  • a luxury private health insurance package with dental care
  • a MultiSport card
  • an optional life insurance for you and your family
  • individual growth budget for your educational plan
  • a MacBook, because we like to work with the best equipment
  • additional accessories for your computer to make your work even more efficient and comfortable
  • free sandwiches and co-financed lunches
  • Team Retreats and Team Meetups
PLN 15,000-18,000 + VAT (B2B) PLN 12,000-14,400 gross (UoP)
+ stock options plan
Deadline: 31.12.2018
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