Development Team Lead

Posted 02 December 2021
LocationPietà
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIT Leadership
Reference34660
Contact NameKatarzyna Baran

Job description

Development Team Lead to work for leading Gaming company in Malta!

 

  • Own the design, implementation, and delivery of full-stack solutions.
  • Flexible start and finish times.
  • Hire, coach, and mentor Software Engineers. Design, implement, test, and maintain innovative software solutions.

 

Are you looking to work with living legends, in a superb environment, on exciting projects and get a mind-blowing package at the same time? Then look no further! 

 

This company is a leading Gaming company in Malta, they boast 230 employees with 35 nationalities. The company started back in 2011, when a handful of entrepreneurs identified a gap in the market and this gave birth to the largest casino offering in the world, bringing all the best games to market in one place. Fast forward a few years they now form part of a large family of 200 of some of the brightest minds in the industry, all calling Malta their home.

 

As a Development Team Lead, you will play a crucial role in the development life-cycle while taking part in our exciting journey! You will be driving the design, implementation, and delivery of full-stack solutions while leading, coaching, and mentoring a team of Software Engineers. You will be leveraging your communication, leadership, and software expertise and work within a fast-moving environment to deliver solutions that have a broad business impact.

 

Your main tasks will be to:

  • Report on the status of development, quality, and system performance.
  • Work closely with engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach.
  • Hire, coach, and mentor Software Engineers. Design, implement, test, and maintain innovative software solutions.
  • Establish and maintain the use of software engineering best practices to ensure a high standard of quality for all team deliverables.
  • Write high-quality distributed system software.
  • Contribute to the architecture and design of new and current systems.
  • Perform code reviews.
  • Collaborate with other teams and departments to gather and/or share information relating to team activities.

 

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience.
  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design of new and current systems.
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux and object-oriented programming in PHP.
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL, distributed revision-control tools, and a modern JavaScript framework.
  • Software development qualities including the ability to drive creative and innovative solutions to complex problems, good technical judgment, clear communication, engagement, and teamwork, and can drive quality.
  • Experience in fostering a culture of modern engineering practices.
  • Previous experience running teams using Agile Development methodologies would be considered an advantage.

 

Ready for the best part? Here’s what you’ll get for your hard work:

  • Remote working opportunity partially based in Malta (min 180 days/year)
  • Relocation package and assistance 
  • Free breakfast and lunch provided via our brand new penthouse kitchen
  • Daily fresh fruit, tea, and coffee
  • Wellness allowance 
  • Refer a friend bonus
  • Party tickets and free beach club access
  • Professional development support 
  • Department team building activities 
  • Monthly get-togethers and activities 
  • Birthday leave
  • Additional marriage leave
  • Additional paternity leave
  • 5 days of your sick leave to care for your sick child
  • 1 volunteer day
  • Company loyalty trip 

For more information contact confidentially on or email your CV to katarzyna@itjobsworldwide.com