ZeroTurnaround is hiring: LiveRebel Team Lead
ZeroTurnaround OÜ is a profitable startup from Estonia with a multinational team and offices in Tartu, Tallinn, Boston and Prague. Our team focuses on building exceptional productivity tools for Java developers. Our flagship product, JRebel, is used by tens of thousands of developers in more than 90 countries, and saves our customers 10%-23% of their development time. Our newest product, LiveRebel, enables continuous delivery of applications to live operational environments. It automates release management starting from developer’s hands and all the way to production. One of the best reasons for working in ZeroTurnaround is the fact that every day we make our customer life better and they tell us about it. We are constantly expanding our team, building new products and conquering new markets, come help us do it!
About the position
Team lead is in charge of the everyday developments of the LiveRebel product. You will make sure that we have on time, quality releases, the team is happy and efficient and that customers are happy with us. You will be working closely with the product lead, the development team and report to head of engineering.
This is a hands-on position, you will be planning sprints, arguing scope with developers and product leads, triaging issues, supporting customers, managing the team, worrying about releases and making them happen! This means slicing and dicing in JIRA, Confluence, HelpScout and at the same making sure that the team is kicking ass!
The team lead position is quite technical and we expect you to be able to chime in as a developer 10% of your time. This means you need to be a good Java developer besides being a great leader and communicator. As you will be defining and overseeing development methods and conventions, you need to have a solid understanding of software development practises and be up to date with the ecosystem.
Lets translate this to bullet points:
- you are excited about product development,
- you have good leadership skills,
- you have 3+ years of experience of managing software developers,
- you are a good communicator,
- have a good command of English,
- you have 3+ years of experience as a Java developer,
- you have a PhD. Just kidding, we meant a Bachelor’s degree.
More bullet points for the cherry on the cake:
- you have worked for an international company before,
- you have handled remote team members,
- you have experience with continuous deployment,
- awesome with the Atlassian software stack.
Bullet points about what we offer:
- an awesome team,
- a challenging job,
- happy customers,
- competitive salary.
For superb communicators & bloggers there is a possibility to work closely with our marketing team on our blog posts or to join them on Java developer conferences all around the world.
Tartu, Estonia or sharing time between Tartu and Tallinn.
Applying for the position
Please email your cover letter, CV and references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title “LR Team Lead”.
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