Development Team Lead

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The Role

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Working as a Development Team Lead, your role will be to lead and inspire one of their development team.  To achieve this, you will be designing and building the core of the company for the years to come. The ever-growing in-house platform needs more expertise to deliver to customers a cutting edge experience with unique features in the gaming sector.

You will be mainly responsible for:

  • Designing and implementing high-availability and scalable applications, surrounded by microservices and third-party APIs;
  • Working on backend alongside with PHP, MySQL, LXC containers, Redis, Cassandra, GraphQL, Elasticsearch or Hadoop;
  • Code frontend with the JS framework we love, Vue.js;
  • Implement new features as well as maintaining and improving the existing functionality as well as performance;
  • Together with other team members, draw out the big picture architectural vision of the product;
  • Be responsible for establishing a shared team technical vision which is aligned with the product roadmap;
  • Cooperating with the multiple teams and close the gap between stakeholders and developers, with the ability to look at a problem and come up with practical solutions;
  • Guide our passionate developers through coaching and mentoring and finding new opportunities to learn through the continuous delivery of value;
  • Leading design discussions, retrospectives and empowering teams to find solutions to complex engineering challenges;
  • Taking initiative, while aware of the accountability and leadership responsibility that comes with it;
  • You will confront outstanding challenges even when it comes to supporting legacy systems;
  • Reporting on the team’s productivity and constantly grow and improve yourself and the team;
  • Conduct design and code reviews within the team to ensure that code meets our quality standards;
  • Leading by example and ensure that all the department policies, processes, and rules are followed.

The Candidate

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent, plus a minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in a software development position;
  • Leading experience which is a plus;
  • Strong knowledge of PHP, MySQL, distributed revision-control tools and a modern JavaScript framework;
  • A strong background in architecting and developing complex systems;
  • Experience in fostering a culture of modern engineering practices and understand that a micro-service architecture is not all roses;
  • Ability to work independently and be team-oriented;
  • Have excellent time management and prioritisation skills driven, proactive & enthusiastic with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

The Company

A spectacular casino company with a global network and offices. They have an enormous presence in their markets and are a well-known name. The unique product offering and experience offered to their customers is what enables their brand to shine.

The Benefits

  • Attractive salary
  • Private Health insurance
  • Relocation Package
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Education allowance
  • Fitness allowance
  • Breakfast Wednesdays
  • Team events

The Location

Malta is a small archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Sicily. It is an independent member state of the European Union and home to a little less than half a million people. It is English speaking and salaries are paid in Euros.

Malta is extremely popular for relocations, boasting as it does low domestic tax rates, Schengen Area membership, a rich history, a vibrant and active social scene, and the highest average number of days of sunshine per year in Europe.

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