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Engineering Lead


Job description

Engineering Lead


What you'll do

You'll help to evolve a platform that supports close to 6.5M unique visitors a month! Contributing to areas such as:
  • Managing your team members helping them with creating, maintaining and evolving Server and Client-side applications.
  • Collaborating with product management, design, analytics and journalists to understand the problems we want to solve and exploring how we can solve them.
  • Having significant decision-making power on the technologies and architecture that we use to build the platform.
  • Taking ownership of your code/task/role.
  • Being proud of what you achieve, of the product, and being one of the driving forces behind always making it better.

What you'll bring

We are looking for creative problem solvers and diverse thinkers, who are motivated to learn new things, ship new features, and pursue new and interesting challenges. People who care about culture as well as the success of the team.

Our backend stack is mainly focused around NodeJS (100% TypeScript) and the frontend is mainly built using React/NextJS.

  • You probably have 5 or more years of experience as a software engineer.
  • You have management experience
  • You are familiar with react, node, kafka, mongoDB, etc
  • You know your way around NoSQL and relational databases.
  • It's also great if you know a bit about container orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • You are used to collaborating closely with other engineers and product managers to become a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team.
  • You love designing, implementing, and deploying services with a focus on high availability, low latency, and consistency.

What we offer

  • International team and working environment of talented and fun people.
  • Agile environment, top-notch tech stack!, occasional Hackathons.
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment.
  • Excellent work-life balance and some percentage of work from home office.
  • Our entrepreneurial environment encourages everyone to take initiative and experiment with new ideas. You'll actively contribute to the growth of a Swiss based subsidiary.

Looking forward to hearing from you!