Orange Quarter has partnered with Amsterdam’s fastest-growing scaleup and the latest unicorn following their recent funding round, who are on the search for a Golang Team Lead. They are a cloud communications platform that enables organisations worldwide (including the likes of Uber, Facebook and Deliveroo) engage with their customers cross-platform. They are in the process of completely cornering this market, and are doubling in size this year from 400 to 800 employees! Due to the pandemic, they have also become a remote-first company, so applications anywhere within the EMEA region are welcome!
What to expect:
As a Team Lead, you will be leading a squad of 5 Engineers working alongside an Engineering Manager and Product Managers. You will be hands-on still (60% of time) and involved in developing products, architectural choices and contributing to the product vision whilst also coaching and managing fellow team members. (40% of the time). Day to day you will focus on designing highly scalable distributed systems, shipping products on time, partnering with the team to prioritise tasks and leading by example being both proactive and collaborative.
100% remote first policy. Work-life balance following their 80/20 rule.
Be part of one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe, and a Unicorn!
International working culture
Tons of perks, including the best equipment, swag boxes and lots of team events (remote for now!)
1-2 years experience managing a small team
Experience with high scale backend system design, api design, release management, data model design, reliability and monitoring
Experience with Cloud platforms (GCP/AWS) and container based systems (Kubernetes)
Previous working experience with Golang is essential