Team Lead – Senior Java / Groovy Developer – The Netherlands / India

Location: The Netherlands / India
Start date: At the earliest
Contract hours: Full Time

What is AirFi Team Like – We are a bunch of fun loving, dedicated and stealthy Aviation Geeks! We are a mix of different backgrounds and work with international counterparts everyday. Be it the amazing technology that we work with, the challenges we live up to or the great products that we create, we never forget to have fun at work. We are a proud team and only aim to improve and innovate our products each day.

What you can expect – We promise to provide opportunities that not only satisfy your creative juices but also lets you make significant impact on the products that we create and ultimately the business we are in. We provide a great platform to take up multiple roles based on individual interest or skills and collaborate with different global teams. We boast of a professional, fun work environment with a flat hierarchy and super supportive people to work with. We also encourage a work culture where – no idea is a bad idea – and the team can shout it out to be heard! 

What will you be doing – Work with highly-skilled members who are passionate and driven about their profession, including developers, architects, testers and product owners. You will be a valued member of the team and will participate throughout the design, development, coding, testing, and debugging stages in agile development environment. You will work within a team to understand problems with software and develop specifications to resolve them. You will be working at the highest technical level of all phases of applications programming activities. You will also be required to produce well-written, well-documented, high-quality, fast code. 

Your key responsibilities :

  • You will lead a mid-size group of Java, Groovy/Grails, NodeJS, Full stack developers focused on delivering high quality enterprise solutions, ensuring delivery of high end experiences to our customers
  • You will help AirFi to quickly iterate and scale development to different segments of customers with standard processes, automation, monitoring and rapid quality assurance
  • Continuously monitor production environment and also look for continuous improvements and optimizations, open to accept new opportunities and challenges
  • Be the domain expert, lead by example and setting a high development standard

Who we look for :

  • Proficiency in the Core Java/ Grails stack with an experience of 4+ years (experience in Spring, Spring Boot (our main stack) and Hibernate is a plus)
  • Proficiency in NodeJS with an experience of 4+ years
  • Both “platforms” are important in this job, because we have various stacks. So deep experience with either one is required, both are a plus
  • Proficiency in Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Hands-on experience with Apache Camel is an added advantage
  • NoSQL (MongoDB, CouchDB, Cloudant in particular) experience 
  • Experience with Git (GitHub), automatic deployments, continuous integration 
  • Design and architecture of (secure) REST APIs 
  • Willing to grow as a team lead and help bringing enthusiasm and improve the over tech skills of the team

You get bonus points for :

  • You care deeply about writing quality/testable/modular code, because we do too 
  • Writing fast and compact embedded software (IoT-style stuff).
  • Experience with one of the PaaS platforms Heroku, IBM Bluemix and/or AWS 
  • Obsession with metrics and analytics 
  • Experience with working with on-/offshore team, we’re operating a global team
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