Head of Engineering - Payments

Technology Växjö, Sweden


Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

As Head of Engineering for Payments you will lead the technology arm of the Payments Product & Technology department located in Sweden and Poland, consisting of a group of Engineering Managers and their respective Software Engineers, a QA Lead with QA Automation Engineers and Architects. 

Leading the teams by building trust and accountability with colleagues and stakeholders, owning the delivery of the product roadmap and working together with the extended team within Payments Product & Tech and wider organisation, to deliver company strategic goals and initiatives will be your main assignment.

You will be acting as a role model for our very own Leo Culture, ensuring your and your team's every day contribution brings us closer to our common passion: Creating the Greatest I-Gaming Experience for Payments in a highly competitive and fast paced industry.

We trust that you help us with: 

You will be part of the payments domain where we enable the greatest user experience for our customers depositing money to play and accessing their winnings as smooth as possible. We build functionality to constantly increase the rate of successful payment transactions while keeping our cost for those transactions on a low level and with that are at the heart of our business model.

You will be responsible for driving the development of LeoVegas technical development for our payments vertical and provide engineering leadership by driving technical change. You will keep close contact with our product management team to ensure that our products are being built in the best possible way by your engineering team.  

As a global company with people from many different countries, internal work is built up on trust and respect - regardless of geography, culture or the department one works in. The company wins when everyone works as a team. We trust that you contribute to the Team Leo spirit. 

LeoVegas’ scale-up culture sets a tone of courage and capacity to act. Employees are encouraged to not only say what they think, but also do the job that is needed - “to make it happen”. LeoVegas does not believe in hierarchical structures, but instead that every individual employee plays an important role in the company. We trust that you thrive in these environments.

Do you have experience in this? 

  • Engineering background having spent at least 3+ years working as an engineer yourself
  • Experience from agile, high-paced engineering organizations preferably in online technology products 
  • At least 5 years of managerial experience in directly managing software engineers and engineering managers, owning the delivery of the team
  • Experience in the Online Payments industry is a plus


Why LeoVegas? 
LeoVegas is where the lions play… and work! A fun, agile and fast-paced environment connecting 1,000+ employees across 11 offices world-wide. We’re culture-focused, so if you’re an innovator, initiator and a team-player give us a roar and join the LeoVegas pride. Let’s create the world's greatest iGaming experience! 

Compensation & Benefits 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Life-Occupational injuries & sickness insurance 
  • Possibility to enroll in an attractive private health care insurance for both you and your partner 
  • 3,000 SEK wellness contribution p/a
  • 30 annual vacation days 
  • 1,500 SEK equipment allowance 
  • Occupational Pension - Details on request 
  • Benify - A benefits portal with lots of attractive discounts 
  • Parental pay
  • 4 weeks per year work remotely! 
  • Plenty of great company events
  • Mobile phone & laptop of your choice
  • If you are not based in the job location we will also provide you with a relocation package including flight tickets and offer help with accommodation 
  • Flexible hybrid working model

**As our company working language is English we’d like to see your CV in English please**