Junior IT Manager

  • Lisbon, Portugal

Junior IT Manager

Job description

Do you want to become a part of an experienced and highly motivated team? Do you want to have a meaningful impact on the financial services industry? If so, then we have a great opportunity for you.


We're looking for a Junior IT Manager to join our startup.

You're a strong team player, able to communicate, and proactive with an entrepreneurial mindset? You solve problems with a positive, "can-do" attitude and you're used to analysing multiple scenarios and selecting the most suitable path? You are a fast learner, passionate about technology and eager to learn about new innovations? If so, you are the perfect candidate for our tech startup!  

You will be responsible for all internal IT processes, internal IT Security projects, and be the Webmaster for our public website. In this role you will also manage and work together with IT interns. 

What you will be tasked to do:

  • Act as a product owner in the development of our public website 
    • Managing Backlog, estimate time, manage expectations and stakeholders. Coordinate tasks with developers.
    • Fix bugs on the website yourself. Develop new functionalities and make changes to our website (Wordpress, Javascript, Scss, PHP)
    • Control Costs and Website Budget
    • Manage testing and deployments of new features and versions
  • Manage all internal tools
    • Support teams in the evaluation and procurement of external SaaS tools
    • Maintain and develop integrations between various internal and external tools 
    • Build own tools to support the teams if needed (Javascript, G Suite, Hubspot, and other internal systems)
  • Be responsible for Internal IT Security framework and implementation
    • Help our team maintain a high IT Security practice
    • Continuously measure and assess IT security framework and identify and implement new measures
    • Help Marketing and Sales to comply with regulations about data processing
  • Lead and manage all internal IT projects
    • Build and maintain a high performing, reliable IT infrastructure for our team
    • Lead a team of IT interns

What we can offer you:

  • Passionate people around an exciting global product
  • A team with an entrepreneurial mindset, hunger for speed and immediate results
  • Flexible working arrangements and remote work possible
  • A modern office in Lisbon
  • Flexible work and distributed work culture
  • Family-friendly work environment
  • Budget for your own device
  • Inclusive work environment


  • BSc/BA or MSc/MBA in Information Technology or related field
  • Fluency in English; advanced verbal and written communication skills.
  • Advanced skills in web technologies. (JavaScript, Wordpress, Scss, etc.)
  • Advanced knowledge in IT security and security assessments
  • Knowledge of working with and developing REST APIs. 
  • Strong computer skills, including Google GSuite and similar tools.
  • High sense of responsibility and reliability.
  • You possess an energetic, outgoing, and friendly demeanor. You are self-motivated and self-directed.
  • You like to communicate and organize with various stakeholders on large projects.
  • You have to be persuasive and goal-oriented.
  • You possess an energetic, outgoing, and friendly demeanor. You are self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Portuguese / EU Passport or Permanent Work Permit for Portugal is a must

If you are interested, please send us your application in English.