Java Team Lead,

Project Description

Our team is working with a fast growing online Swiss bank in FinTech industry.

As a Team lead, you'll manage the team of 5 developers and provide effective guidance. You'll be responsible for supervising, managing and motivating team members on a daily basis, holding regular face-to-face meetings with your teammates and managers (Luxoft and client side). You'll take part in development of various applications, microservices and platforms, including implementation of user stories and technical tasks, writing unit and integration tests, doing code reviews, fixing maintenance bugs. Being a part of an Agile process, you'll communicate with our client-side stakeholders daily.

We offer:
- Modern tech stack and tools: Java 8 and 11+, RESTful microservices and GraphQL runtime; TypeScript, ReactJS for frontend applications; Docker for apps sandboxing, K8s for team namespaces; CI/CD with Jenkins build farm.
- Growth opportunities: Individual development plan, local trainings, webinars and workshops on demand, compensated conferences and certifications, participation in architecture decisions, contribution to open sourced frameworks, local Center of Excellence and Software Engineering community.
- Competitive compensation with yearly review based on professional growth and performance.
- Fun and life balance: Team and corporate team buildings, hackathons, cyber sport events, no overtimes.
- Local infrastructure: Powerful workstations, sweets and cookies, modern office, communication space, sport and relax rooms, game zone, gym in the office.
- Remote work 1 day a week (full remote on quarantine).

Summary of projects and systems: Our client is a high tech company, focusing on technology excellence. Despite it is a bank, the legacy code is limited. We strive to produce maintainable, modularized, high-quality software using modern tools and libraries, with frequent early releases and maximum automation. Our projects are related to investment in shares, derivatives and other financial products, particularly searching, analyzing, and trading securities. The team is responsible for presenting the data about financial instruments in retail trading platforms.

Our organization: We are working as Scrum teams, with 3-7 people in a team, supported by local Business Analysts. You will communicate with our client-side stakeholders on daily stand ups, as well as on the other meetings, following best practices of Agile processes. As communication tools we are using video conferences, rocket chat etc.


    - Leading a team of 5 engineers;
    - Conducting regular F2F meetings with your teammates and with the Client manager;
    - Implementing user stories and technical tasks;
    - Writing unit/integration tests;
    - Reviewing your teammates' code;
    - Investigating & fixing maintenance bugs;
    - Participation in meetings with the customer;
    - Requirements refinement, sprint planning and task estimation


Must have

    - 4+ years of experience as Java developer
    - Excellent knowledge of Java 8+, Spring Framework
    - Confident usage of SQL, REST
    - Willingness to learn React/TypeScript/HTML/CSS to become a Fullstack developer (BE/FE as 80/20) is a must

Nice to have

    - Experience with JPA/Hibernate
    - Experience with JavaScript, TypeScript, React, CSS3, HTML


Russian: C2 Proficient

Ukrainian: C2 Proficient

English: B2 Upper Intermediate



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