Lead Software Developer

Confidential Company - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 8 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
20,000 to 35,000 EGP per month, End of year bonus
Arabic, English
1 open position
Travel Frequency:
Up to 25% travel
About the Job

We’re looking for great lead developers writing excellent software, and leading virtual dev teams worldwide.

  • If you have a history of designing, owning and shipping software, as well as excellent communication and collaboration skills, then we want to talk to you.
  • You’ll write secure, reliable, scalable, and maintainable code, and then effectively debug it, test it and support it live.
  • You should be comfortable owning a feature and making decisions independently.
Job Requirements
  • 8+ years demonstrated experience in designing and developing enterprise-level internet scale services/solutions.
  • Strong design and programming skills in C# or Java.
  • Experience leading a virtual team of developers to deliver global, highly available, highly scalable services.
  • Understanding and experience in Machine Learning a plus.
  • Strong hands-on software development expertise including object oriented design skills, .NET etc.
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to write concise and accurate technical documentation, communicate technical ideas to non-technical audiences, and to lead development teams.
  • Demonstrated ability to impact/influence engineering and project teams
  • Proven track record of shipping highly-scalable and reliable services/systems
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting and be able to research innovative solutions for challenging business/technical problems
  • Solid technical aptitude and problem solving skills, take initiative, and must be result driven strong debugging skills Desired Qualifications
  • Expert understanding of Engineering Excellence processes and requirements
  • Expertise and knowledge in modern engineering practices (Continuous Integration, TDD, automated deployments with integrated quality gates)
  • Experience with Cloud Platforms like Windows Azure Platform, Amazon AWS, Google Apps
  • Experience with Big Data/Analytic Systems like Cosmos or Hadoop implementations
  • Experience in eCommerce and/or Supply Chain Education Qualification
  • Expert level in using JIRA/git/tfs
  • Experience building scalable cloud services, distributed systems, and/or database systems would be a definite plus
  • You should have a solid understanding of the software development cycle, from architecture to testing.
  • You’ll have a passion for quality and be a creative thinker.