Team Lead (Fullstack Developer)

SDC – Option Planning /
Full-time /
You'll be focused in

• Developing/deploying/maintaining automotive backend microservices based on Java Spring or Kotlin and powered Angular;
• Working in the context of automotive, you will use DevOps principles to create, test and deploy backend solutions as well as internal tools using modern cloud infrastructure;
• Contributing to tech and architecture decisions;
• Contributing with your team and other teams on all questions around backend and tool development in an automotive environment;
• Working together with the team defining architecture
• Building and effective team by providing clear guidance about the work as well as attracting, managing and developing people.
• Be responsible for all the processes for your diretc reports such as onboarding, peformance management and continuous feedback.
• Mentoring and engaging the team members towards team goals and timelines.
• Supporting junior members of the team and support in the assessment of candidate technical skills.
• Nurturing a positive environment to keep people hopeful, optimistic and intrinsically motivated and gives the team ownership and exposure.
• Managing relationship and expectations of Germany team
• Participating on tech unit/company projects/working groups

In order to success, you'll need

• Bachelor's degree in related field or comparable job expertise;
• Proven experience managing people
• Proven experience working in implementation of software solutions in an international context;
• Experience with Spring Boot / Java framework and Angular;
• Strong knowledge with backend development with focus on RESTful APIs, event-driven architecture and integration
• You are willing to work in a multicultural, interdisciplinary balanced product team.
• Good English skills, both written and spoken;
• Incentive towards a feedback culture

Nice to have

• Experience managing people (formal/informal) - nice to have

About the product

The Option Planning tools focus on allowing VW users to plan the volume of car variants and create a forecast of production capability centred on the Ford/Volkswagen Alliance.
Company benefits
• 1200€ to equip your home office
• 720€ gross/year home allowance
• Performance bonus
• Health insurance extendable to your household
• Wellbeing program extendable to your household
• Life insurance
• Pension fund
• Smartphone & Unlimited phone data plan
• Discounts on VW Group cars and special financing conditions
• Relocation package & Visa process sponsorship (if applicable)

Cool things you’ll experience in our work environment
• Tailored remote-friendly setup for every team's vibe!
• Flexible working hours
• Multicultural reality with + 30 different nationalities
• Pet friendly environment
• Boost your career with our internal mobility program, focused on your personal & professional growth
• Mix and mingle across teams for idea-sharing and bonding
About VWDS
Technology-driven trends such as diverse mobility, electrification and connectivity will revolutionize the mobility industry in the next decade. Volkswagen Group, as world leader in the automotive industry, is setting the pace for this revolution.
At Volkswagen Digital Solutions (VWDS) we are the go-to team to tackle complex systems and programming challenges. We make sure that our products flow smoothly in all stages of the digital value chain.
Our main areas of focus: vehicle software & operations, mobile online services, IT security, fleet management, sales & after sales, purchasing & logistics and product portfolio management.
Ready to #ExploreNewRoads? Join us! 🚗