Squad Lead Developer

ref : GZCM816809 | 02 Dec 2019

apply before : 21 Feb 2020

Bucuresti - Romania




Orange Romania's IT Digital Platforms Team is looking for

a new colleague to lead an agile team of software engineers to develop software

for MyOrange and www.orange.ro

online shop. You will continue to code along with your squad while you will

have the responsibility of delivering team road map as part of IT development

division which counts more than 100 software development professionals.

We do both mobile and web development and we toy around

with the coolest frameworks, languages and concepts such as Spring Boot,

Reactive Streams, Bootstrap, AngularJS, OAuth2/OpenId,

Docker/Rancher/Kubernetes, Apache Kafka, Redis, responsive design, automated

testing (Selenium, JMeter). Our tools of choice are IntelliJ, Teamcity,

Artifactory, Slack, JIRA and Confluence but you are free to use whatever IDE

you are most productive in.

We think our projects with a platform first approach and

we design and build our software from ground up ourselves. Our team was

involved in building MyOrange, online eshop, Orange Money, Orange API platforms

(micro-payments for Google, Microsoft and Samsung app stores, SMS, invoice

payments, prepay recharge APIs for partners), back-ends for mobile applications,

tvgo movie portal and all the new platforms meant to keep the customers

informed and engaged with Orange. We fully embraced the concepts of micro-services architecture and we always automate every step from build to

deployment in live. We keep a close eye on the performance of the applications

and monitor everything that counts.

The colleagues with whom you will interact are

architects, business analysts, project managers, quality assurance engineers,

other software developers like you, Ops teams and product owners.

Your work will impact the digital experience of over 10

million people who are Orange customers.

Roles and


  • build, lead and develop code in a team of mixed skills

    professionals (frontend, backend, analysts and mobile) assigned to your team by

    chapter lead

  • you will work closely with other squad teams and product

    owners to deliver features from product backlog

  • work with engineers to design and implement new features

    and commercial offers in EShop/ MyOrange platforms. You will be responsible for

    your squad backlog delivery and bug fixing in agile mode

  • work closely with other squad leads and architect to

    ensure that platform is cohesive and consistent towards Orange users

  • participate actively in backlog grooming, features

    definition, sprint planning and implementation and in scrum of scrums with

    other teams

  • own squad sprint backlog and make sure features are

    delivered following SCRUM framework

  • proactively report to management and business about work

    in progress and squad's road-map delivery progress and outstanding issues

  • grow and integrate team members and proactively support

    their continuous improvement

  • monitor and improve team metrics, flow, software delivery

    standards and estimations

  • always prioritize Orange customer's experience when

    interacting with our products on mobile and desktop screens by delivering high

    quality features iteratively


Who you are:

  • You are an experienced application developer passionate

    about latest technologies but you wish to make higher impact and have a larger

    personal footprint

  • You are able to work comfortably in a fast-changing

    environment on interesting business and technical challenges in a digital

    telecom business

  • You have a passion for efficiency, performance and

    continuous improvement and wish to project it on others

  • You understand what YAGNI, KISS, SOLID and *clean-code*


  • You are all about sharing and collaboration with your


  • You develop, document and test your code

What you need

to bring:

  • Experience in building high-quality software design and


  • Previous experience in developing complex software by

    producing clean, efficient code

  • Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies
  • Java development skills: coding, testing and debugging

    new complex software solutions and enhancements to existing software

  • HTML5/CSS33, JSON and familiarity with browsers


  • Good communication skills (we enjoy chatting face-to-face

    and over Slack :D )

  • High-performance Java for developing applications with

    Spring Boot, Spring container, Spring MVC, Hibernate

  • Care about quality of the code and client's experience

What gives you


  • Mastering Domain Driven Design modeling techniques
  • REST API design and integration techniques
  • High performance queuing and asynchronous messaging


  • Exposure to Javascript/ AngularJS
  • Self-starter who takes initiative and is proactive
  • Previous practice with continuous integration systems




  • 5-8 years in Software Engineering
  • 1+ years in Leadership

Thank you for applying!





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