Why is this your next step?
Worldpay are re-engineering our core payments platform to be more cost effective, scalable and
cloud ready utilizing the latest cutting edge technologies. This requires the very best
engineering talent to get us there as we implement this new phase of technical and cultural
We are looking to hire a top class Technical Lead with experience in designing and building highly scalable, loosely coupled, event driven, distributed systems. They need to be an expert in Java and have built systems using Kafka on premise or in the cloud. They should be capable of leading by example across all functions of the team including agile process adoption, software development, testing, TDD/BDD, DevOps & cloud.
This role will lead an offsite team in Worldpay Bucharest and will be accountable for the implementation of technical designs and the team’s adherence to good development practices. While leading the team and acting as a Mentor the Engineering lead will work closely with the Service Lead on all elements of the technical design & architecture. This opportunity will allow the right candidate the platform to step into a role where they can really demonstrate their leadership and technical skills.
How will you contribute?
You will support Worldpay in embedding and nurturing a mind-set of continuous improvement,
learning from experience and researching other ways of solving problems. Acting as a mentor and
leader you will guide the team as we foster an engineering mind-set, embed Agile processes and
implement Micro Services Architecture.
You will be capable of taking on a thought leadership role within your own team and across the wider group and confident in driving the adoption of DevOps best practices, tools and technologies. You will work with architecture and senior leadership on architecture and design best practices and standards and shape our future state through collaborating, debating and discussing various approaches with senior technical leaders.
Lastly, you will be accountable for the team’s technical strategy, application architecture, code-quality and delivery, road-map (functional & non-functional) and engineering practice. You will do this by ensuring the latest security standards and policies are being applied within the service, including coding practices and technology choices.
Why you?You are an experienced engineer who has developed throughout their career to gain Technical Leadership and Line Management experience of one or more teams. You have management off-shore & near-shore resources and have a proven ability to build & lead new teams, foster and retain talent.
You are a hands on engineer with strong technical knowledge and have extensive experience with Micro-services and cloud platforms. You also have a good knowledge of architecture, design patterns and are up to date on approached such as Event Driven Design, Domain Driven Design, Event Sourcing & CQRS.
Join the Team.
We lift economies and communities by advancing the way the world pays, banks and invests.
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