Development Team Lead/ Senior PHP Developer

Location Pietà
Job Type Permanent
Salary up to €60 - €65k, depending on experience.
Reference 32203

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In just ten years our partner now offers over 6,000 games from over 170 different game providers and they are set to keep on growing. 


The Task Ahead.

As a Development Team Lead, you will be driving the design, implementation, and delivery of full-stack solutions while leading, coaching, and mentoring a team of Software Engineers.


Main responsibilities of the position:

  • Report on the status of development, quality, and system performance.
  • Work closely with engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach.
  • Own the design, implementation, and delivery of full-stack solutions.
  • Write high-quality distributed system software.
  • Contribute to the architecture and design of new and current systems.
  • Perform code reviews.
  • Collaborate with other teams and departments to gather and/or share information relating to team activities.
  • Hire, coach, and mentor Software Engineers. Design, implement, test, and maintain innovative software solutions.
  • Establish and maintain the use of software engineering best practices to ensure a high standard of quality for all team deliverables.


An ideal profile would look like:

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience.
  • You have 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design of new and current systems.
  • You have a working knowledge of Unix/Linux and object-oriented programming in PHP.
  • You have strong knowledge of MySQL, distributed revision-control tools, and a modern JavaScript framework.
  • You have strong software development qualities including the ability to drive creative and innovative solutions to complex problems, good technical judgment, clear communication, engagement, and teamwork, and can drive quality.
  • You have experience in fostering a culture of modern engineering practices.
  • You have excellent time management and prioritization skills.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Previous experience with leading software teams would be considered an advantage.
  • Previous experience running teams using Agile Development methodologies would be considered an advantage.

On offer from our client:

  • Flexible start and finish times 
  • Remote working opportunity within Malta
  • Remote working opportunity partially based in Malta (min 180 days/year)
  • Relocation package and assistance 
  • Free breakfast and lunch provided via our brand new penthouse kitchen
  • Daily fresh fruit, tea, and coffee
  • Wellness allowance 
  • Refer a friend bonus
  • Party tickets and free beach club access
  • Professional development support 
  • Department team building activities 
  • Monthly get-togethers and activities 
  • Birthday leave
  • Additional marriage leave
  • Additional paternity leave
  • 5 days of your sick leave to care for your sick child
  • 1 volunteer day
  • Company loyalty trip 
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