Lead Backend Engineer (Java) - FoodTech

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An exciting Lead Java Engineer role has become available at Asia's leading FoodTech startup at their company HQ in Jakarta.

About the Company:
Our client is a leading FoodTech in Asia. In this role you will support their growth in Indonesia.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing new features for our backend
  • Supporting and maintaining existing codebase
  • Writing clean, maintainable and efficient code
  • Contributing in all phases of the development life cycle in an agile environment
  • Driving continuous adoption and integration of relevant new technologies
  • Defining the technical direction for the team and work effectively in the execution of the team’s goal
  • Nurture the team culture. Customer focused; embed a customer focused culture in the team. Motivate and celebrate both big and small wins for the team, and individual team members' achievements. 
  • Involve in people development (e.g. hiring, coaching, mentoring, etc), in order to continuously ensure the team capacity--high quality engineers with the right skill set.
 
Key Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science
  • 8+ years working experience in designing, building and deploying high-availability backend services in an architect or senior development role
  • Proven hands-on Software Development experience
  • Proven working experience in Java development
  • Hands on experience in designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms
  • Object Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.
  • Profound insight of Java and JEE internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc)
  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
  • Experience in the Spring Framework
  • Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
  • Experience with test-driven development
  • Experience managing small team, 3-5 engineers
  • Additional point if you have worked for unicorn or product companies
Call for Action
To be successful in the role, you will need to be versatile, collaborative, commercial, hands on and able to work in a fast-paced environment. If you are keen, apply for this role or do send in your updated CV to shasti@wenetworkasia.com