Engineering Team Lead (m/f) – Porto | Remote


Claire Joster is looking for an Engineering Team Lead for an Online Travel Agent.


• Set the technical direction for the team and ensure engineering best practices. Drive improvement as needed

• Represent and advocate for the team at the company and department levels.

• Manage stakeholders expectations.

• Mentor team members. Ensure they receive frequent performance feedback.

• Work alongside your Engineering Manager and Business Unit Manager to create and support a rewarding working environment that aligns with the company culture

• Help establish a culture of continuous learning in the team · Ensure the team develops robust and scalable solutions to support high traffic applications.

• Contribute to the evolution of the overall product/system architecture

• Work with product owners/managers to plan and scope projects and features

• Provide clarity to your team and others by setting expectations on project deliverables. Monitor which projects are on track and which are blocked


Core Skills:

• 2+ years of experience of line management of 3 or more software engineers, helping them grow and learn

• 4+ years of front-end development experience (vue.js or other reactive frontend library like React or Angular. JavaScript ES6 or newer)

• Worked with and contributed to the advancement of Agile development processes

• Strong CI/CD experience

• Experience of cloud-native applications on Google Cloud (GCP) or similar

• An understanding of back-end systems (Node.js, PHP, Microservice Architectures)

Other skills:

• Proficient in both spoken and written English

• Ability to showcase resilience in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment

• Excellent communication skills

• Experience working with remote teams

• Excellent analytical / problem-solving ability

• Understanding of software development in terms of business value

• A self-starter who is solutions-focused

• Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines