Engineering Team Lead - Architecture Group

Architecture Braga, Portugal


The role

We are looking for an Engineering Lead to be responsible for leading and developing a team that provides foundation services/frameworks to be used by other engineering teams and work with your fellow architects to discover new ways to improve our world-class e-commerce platform’s underlying technology.

If you are ready to embrace new exciting challenges, have the desire of continuously gather and share knowledge, have people skills, be a lead to follow and develop a talent and extraordinary team, then we want to hear from you.

What you will do

Lead a multidisciplinary agile team of engineers with willing to bring the best product to the company by:

  • Set goals and development targets for the Engineers within the managed team and support the team with feedback and development plans as they progress;
  • Engage with the architects, engineering teams and business into building a backlog that continuously contributes to the execution of the roadmap;
  • Contribute to the hiring, training and development plan for engineers within the managed team;
  • Assure the collaboration of managed team across different engineering teams/offices and adherence to the defined global engineering best practices and processes.

Who you are

  • A professional with experience as a developer engineer;
  • A professional with proven experience leading multi-disciplinary engineering teams towards goal achievement;
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in Product/Software development, with a solid understanding of all different phases, from inception all the way through implementation and continuous improvement, preferable using Agile methodologies;
  • Capable to act as a technical reference and evangelist for the use of state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies such as:
    • Apache Cassandra
    • Neo4j
    • Redis
    • MongoDB
    • Core
    • Kafka
    • OpenID Connect
    • C# or similar object-oriented programming language;
    • Best practices, methodologies and design patterns for writing applications;
    • SOA and service communication using RESTful APIs;
    • Unit testing frameworks;
    • Large-scale distributed applications;
  • Excellent team worker with great communication skills;
  • Problem solver and proactive;
  • Able to easily build relationships with the different players of the tech area, at different levels of the organization.