Tech Lead Manager

1plusx Ag | Zürich

Date listed

3 weeks ago

Employment Type

Full time

Glassdoor Rating

2/5 (2 reviews)

1plusX’s mission is to place marketing messages, where they have the most impact. We think pinpointed targeting is the key to online marketing success. That’s why we designed a platform to create data insights to make online business measurably more successful. 1plusX software ingests data and learns from it to make predictions on how customers and future customers behave online. 

We are looking for an ambitious and self-driven Tech Lead Manager to join our team. Are you an energetic team player with a hands-on mentality and strong interpersonal skills? Do you love working in an international team in a start-up environment? Then we like to get to know you!

About the role

  • At its core, you will work hands-on and code, do code reviews, and lead a small team (up to 4 direct reports)
  • You design and lead efforts of our data ingestion and consolidation features, making sure that our platform is ready to handle huge amounts of data and in a privacy-compliant way
  • You inspire and motivate the team to work together as a cohesive and productive unit
  • Guide all technical aspects of development, including technical requirements definition, design, implementation, unit testing and integration
  • You work closely with engineering partners and stakeholders to drive organizational alignment

About you

  • 5+ years of experience as a Software Developer and ideally first team lead experience
  • You are empathetic, interested to coach and mentor other colleagues and you are able to break down complex topics into simple words
  • Experience with web-scale systems handling TBs of data with 100k+ qps at low latencies
  • In-depth knowledge in Scala, Java, or C++ and Python, Bash or Perl
  • Advanced knowledge of databases and messaging systems (e.g. Couchbase, Kafka)
  • Advanced knowledge of modern architectural patterns e.g. REST, microservices, stream processing
  • Experience with version control systems (e.g. Git) and cloud technologies (e.g. AWS)
  • Knowledge of client-side technologies (e.g. JavaScript, Angular, React) is a plus
  • MSc/PhD degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • You communicate business fluent in English; any other language is an asset

Your personality

  • You thrive in a peer-driven engineering culture
  • You recognize problems and help adapt to changing conditions
  • You are a positive thinker and you are self-motivated
  • You are enthusiastic about our products and the AdTech industry

What’s in it for you?

  • At 1plusX, we highly value teamwork and we are honest, open, warm and direct with each other.
  • We actively foster diversity and inclusion. Being a part of our growing team means that you will be supported and challenged because we all contribute together to our success.
  • We promise that working with us is fun!