Tech Lead

  • Full-time
  • Lithuania

About us

Ovoko is one of the largest Lithuanian based online B2C marketplaces in Europe. Together with the team of dedicated professionals, we are building a digital infrastructure that brings the revolution to the used car parts industry. We have already changed the way people buy and sell their car parts online and have gained popularity across the whole Europe.


We are a planet positive company with a mission to promote a circular economy in the used car parts industry. Our promising results have already attracted multiple investments from venture capital and EU projects, encouraging even faster growth and entry into the foreign markets.

About the role

As a Tech Lead at Ovoko, you will be given the full ownership to build robust and scalable web applications. You will also be responsible for making high level technical decisions for software development and together with other members of our tech guild, creating architecture approaches for software design and implementation. As a leader of the team, you will have an opportunity to create something big, while driving all technical decisions for your team!

 

You will join us to technically manage the team while migrating the old monolith platform into a new microservices architecture by following best practices to help us scale and serve millions of users around the world.

In this role, you will

  • Define all aspects of development from appropriate technology and workflow to coding standards
  • Develop high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility
  • Manage technical delivery of the team, focusing inwards on the team and ensuring technical alignment with other teams and groups
  • Continuously develop, release, monitor and improve our products and services
  • Provide technical guidance to software developers and other team members
  • Mentor team members and help them grow as professionals
  • Bring new technology trends to the company and prepare a roadmap to implement them smoothly
  • Be a role model and take on hands-on tasks when necessary

About you

  • Previous experience in leading and mentoring software development teams
  • Background in the development of robust and scalable web applications using PHP programming language and Symfony framework
  • Proven knowledge of engineering best practices (CI/CD, observability, configuration management, test automation)
  • Previous experience in working with ElasticSearch
  • Excellent knowledge of best OOP practices and principles
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills, combined with the ability to present your ideas clearly in both verbal and written form
  • Written and Verbal English language skills

Perks

  • Learning budget for professional growth (courses, seminars, certificates etc.)
  • Private health insurance
  • Cutting-edge technologies and tools
  • Mac OS or Windows work environment to choose from
  • Flexible working hours and an opportunity to work remotely 
  • Kitchen full of snacks and drinks to boost your productivity
  • Our own gym located on the premises
  • Chill zones with Xbox, VR etc.
  • Pet friendly office
  • Being an Ovoko employee means being part of something big. Shaping the future of sustainability, the future of this company and at the same time - the future of you.


The salary range for this position is 6000-8000 € (gross) per month.