Find a job
← To job search

Contractor Team Lead - Global scale

Apply now
Role area:
Technology
Contract type:
Full Time
Location:
Cluj - Napoca
Share on LinkedIn

The Role

We are looking for a dedicated, self-motivated, driven technical professional to lead and guide our team of engineers building high-end, highly scalable web applications and services within the Gaming team.

The successful candidate will be a strong leader, have exceptional technical and problem solving skills, with a positive, results driven attitude. Will be required to allocate and manage the team’s workload, take decisions on a day to day basis and be accountable for development deliverables.

Key Responsibilities

  • Task management, allocation and delivery
  • Liaison between development and key stakeholders
  • Review product specifications in order to provide development estimates and product feedback
  • Innovative technical design and creative of technical specifications
  • Development effectiveness measurements and corrective actions
  • In line with technology emerging practices
  • Balance the commercial need against technology capabilities
  • Development lifecycle, development standards and management of the technical risks
  • Development deliverables and documentation
  • 24×7 operational support for the owned product and components
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion

Key Skills and Attributes

  • Passion & flexibility to work the hours required to see projects to completion and products operational availability in a timely, accurate & efficient manner
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks under pressure with tight deadlines
  • Self-motivating, able to lead and motivate others
  • Able to project manage and priorities effectively
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player, who strives to maximize team and departmental performance
  • Proven ability & desire to innovate
  • Demonstrable knowledge of common enterprise design patterns and implementation
  • Understanding of the entire software design, development and deployment lifecycle
  • Able to work in a rapid development environment with flexible requirements
  • Able to use source code as primary documentation resource
  • In depth knowledge of at least one programming language
  • Able to gain a broad understanding of other, relevant technical areas
  • Able to gain an in depth understanding of system architecture
  • Broad commercial awareness

Experience Required

  • Commercial development experience (whole life-cycle) in an enterprise environment
  • Experience developing distributed, redundant and transactional systems
  • Proven track record of leading and managing development teams on software projects
  • Experience of using agile methods for software delivery
  • Experience in Object Oriented Design
  • Experience using source code control in multi-branch environments
  • Experience using defect tracking systems
  • Knowledge of the betting industry is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering (or appropriate postgraduate qualification)