Tech Lead/Solution Architect

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Full time, permanent, remote job in Europe

Work hours: 7am to 3pm EST (US time)

Salary is discussed individually based on experience



Purpose of the Role

The Tech Lead will oversee an international virtual team building an excellent product that allows brands to focus every minute on growing their business and achieving their goals and objectives.

The product built enables e-commerce companies to have a working understanding that's second to none, while removing the burden of tasks from production to fulfillment to customer service and allowing them to focus on what’s important - growing their business. Your role will be to further develop the platform and ultimately take it to the next level.


As a well established engineering and technology leader you will direct a highly specialized team of seasoned IT professionals working on the design and development of a marketplace system. You will lead and expand the technology initiatives from technical and non-technical stakeholders, while leveraging critical thinking, business know-how and excellent communication. 


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the VP of Product and the leadership team to set the strategy
  • Offer hands on technical mentorship to engineering teams participating in architecture design, code review, pair programming, and implementation of proven software design patterns
  • Accelerate and optimize developer velocity by helping to implement best practices and owning results
  • Engage with Product Management, QA, Data Analytics, DevOps teams to support the delivery efforts
  • Ensure scalability and performance of the platform
  • Participate in recruiting diverse top tier engineering talent 


Required Experience & Knowledge

  • 7+ years development experience delivering successful highly scalable technology solutions
  • Experience managing cross functional/multidisciplinary distributed teams
  • Strong mastery of Java and Java related
  • Well versed in software engineering principles, frameworks and Java ecosystem
  • Deep experience working with AWS and/or GCP
  • Database Experience - RDBMS like MSSQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL
  • Experience using Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience with modern devstack (Docker, Kubernetes) as well as cloud hosting solutions
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux environments


Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to create value and quality client service experience
  • Ability to work with the professionals in multicultural virtual work environment


Required Education & Qualifications

  • Excellent English both written and spoken
  • BS or MA in Computer Science, or relevant work experience


Benefits of winning a career at Xogito

  • Reward and recognition, a long-term commitment to excel in your career
  • Remote work model supporting the value of family time and work-life balance
  • Career development path, respecting both your professional interests and the company's strategic goals
  • Access and support for good training and certification programs as needed
  • Engagement within the global IT society, adding value to the remote work community
  • Regular company off-sites and co-working days
  • Top of the scale remuneration and KPI based performance bonuses
  • Vacation days, paid sick leave and personal days off
  • Eastern Time work schedule perfect for someone who enjoys personal time in the morning


Please apply by sending an updated version of your CV/LinkedIn profile in English. All applications will be carefully reviewed, only suitable candidates will be contacted. 

  • Paid vacation
  • Bonuses
  • Company holidays/retreats
  • Recurring pay raises
  • HR Interview - 30/40” Skype/Zoom video call with the recruiter
  • Tech and PM Interview - 60/90” Skype/Zoom video call with the team
  • Individual Task - 120/180” offline coding task (Optional)
  • Follow-up Call - 10/15” mins feedback call with the recruiter
  • Client Interview - 30/60” Zoom video call (Optional)
  • Final Discussion - 10/15” mins call with the Head of Talent Operations


Xogito is a global citizen operating worldwide in a virtual environment; we pioneered the remote work model. Every day we help our clients exceed their business goals and gain invaluable experience of it.

ο»ΏAs an employer Xogito stands for bringing together and nurturing top digital talent. Our team consists of seasoned IT Professionals who solve with curiosity and excellence extreme technical challenges. We believe that the Agile SWD, TDD, cloud computing and open source technologies are the present and the future of technology.  In our day-to-day activities we adhere to best industry practices and enjoy it. 



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Xogito

New York, USA

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