Technical Lead (Java)

Engineering Eindhoven, Netherlands

What We Do:  
Today the modern enterprise is an Enterprise of Things. We are on a mission to secure the Enterprise of Things with active defense by identifying, segmenting, and enforcing compliance of every connected thing. In real time. And at scale. Our unified security platform enables enterprises and government agencies to focus on Zero Trust segmentation, IT/OT convergence and IoT/OT/ICS innovation, all supporting our mission and vision.  
Join us as we secure the world with our products. We are seeking a strong and motivated Engineer Tech Lead to join our multicultural, creative, and fast-paced team in Eindhoven. As a Tech Lead, you will be responsible for leading a team of back-end engineers in designing and developing new products and features that extend our current product portfolio, working on a new SaaS application. You will manage the work of your team ensuring timely delivery and will have the chance to grow in role and responsibilities as the project progresses.  
What You Will Do:  
  • Lead and manage a team of 5 backend engineers 
  • Work with product owner and UI/UX in investigating and refining new features 
  • Conduct code reviews and make technical contributions to product architecture 
  • Reduce technical debt, resolve bugs and deliver feature improvements 
  • Hold regular 1:1's with your team members 
  • Be involved in the continuous improvement of team and development processes: a proactive approach is a key element for this role 
  • Help define career paths, mentor and support personal growth of team members 
What You Offer Forescout:  
  • Experience Leading a team of Software Backend engineers, preferably combined with people management responsibilities 
  • Proven experience in Java back-end technologies, SQL, REST API, design patterns and microservice architecture 
  • Experience with cloud development  
  • Experience with Kubernetes and containerization 
  • Familiarity with CI/CD tools like git/Jira/Bitbucket/GitHub and Jenkins 
  • You enjoy applying your experience by helping other team members 
  • Full professional proficiency in English 
  • Knowledge of Kotlin, Python, Bash, Linux is a plus 
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, React and Javascript front-end technologies is a plus 
  • Knowledge of networking is a plus 
We encourage you to apply if you meet most but not all the desired skills and experience listed in this job posting. We value competencies, aptitude, and a great attitude as supplement to experience.  
What Forescout Offers You:  
  • Competitive compensation and benefits – generous PTO policy, self-development budget, and much more. 
  • Hybrid working model combining working at the office and from home. 
  • Work with a diverse team from 20+ nationalities 
  • Collaborative and innovative environment – make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology. 
  • Leadership that supports and encourages professional growth and development. Want a glimpse of Life @ Forescout? Check us out on Facebook and Instagram. 
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Forescout Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We value and embrace diversity, equality, inclusion, and collaboration at the core of our “One Team” philosophy. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.