Technical Team Lead

Cluj, Romania | Job Posted 20/03/2019

Thomsons’ Software Engineering team is a globally distributed one with offices in London, Cluj and Singapore, with the biggest located in Cluj, composed of +35 engineers, from Junior to Senior and Architects.
We work in an Agile environment, constantly up to date with the market needs and newest technologies in order to build a high performance and scalable product, supporting a fast and continuously growing global SaaS business.



What will you be doing:

Team Management: 

  • Manage, mentor, coach and grow a highly skilled, talented team of software engineers
  • Be involved in hiring & on-boarding new team members
  • Identify team development needs, be able to give constructive feedback and motivate team members
  • Encourage and constantly help the team improve their skills
  • Conduct performance reviews in one to one meetings
  • Support the team members in their personal development plans and career growth
  • Help the team become more  productive by working smarter, more efficiently and by using better techniques
  • Help team members engage with the delivery goals
  • Get involved in various team development projects by setting the direction regarding training activities (team huddles, technical presentations/workshops, innovation week, etc)
  • Promote a healthy, collaborative, fail friendly culture that embodies Thomsons' values
Technical Leadership: 
  •  Understand, practice and support an agile software development environment
  • Partner effectively with our architects and product team to manage scope and deliverables
  • Facilitate technical discussions in order to choose the best technical approach
  • Contribute to writing code, code reviews and overall software development lifecycle
  • Seek continuous development &innovation related to the technologies we use in order to develop Darwin

We are looking for a PINK person, with:

  • 5+ years hands-on software engineering, with 3+ years team leading experience
  • Extensive experience in .Net full stack development (.NET Framework C#, WCF,  ASP.NET  MVC, WebApi and Core, Angular, TypeScript, MS T-SQL)
  • Experience in leading and developing people in a challenging, agile environment
  • Passion for technology and continuous innovation
  • Open minded leader, tech adviser and coding addict 

What we offer:

  • A yearly budget and the opportunity to build your own flexible benefits package
  • Work as part of a geographically distributed team, with colleagues in UK and Singapore
  • Fast-paced, agile work environment and the opportunity to work with our impressive clients