from Ukraine
See my story
from Portugal
See my story
from Colombia
See my story
from Italy
See my story
from Mexico
See my story
from Denmark
See my story
beign your career journey with accenture

location iconLocations: Kraków
level iconLevel: specialist
Lead Ruby Engineer

Aon Sp. z o.o.

CoverWallet is a tech startup on a mission to reinvent the insurance industry combining data, design and technology. CoverWallet is growing rapidly and expanding across the USA. We're just more than a year old, and have raised $30 million in funding from top tier VCs (Foundation Capital, Union Square Ventures, Two Sigma, Index Ventures, and Founder Collective), and have built an incredible team of ~150 people (70% in New York and 30% between Madrid and Valencia). We are growing our team in Spain with some of the best engineers in Europe.

We are currently looking for a Lead Engineer to join our team in our Kraków office. Our goal is to implement an engineering team from 0, so It will be a new team.

About the role:

  • We're looking for an awesome professional to be part of the Engineering team and help us with the security, stability and scalability of our multi-site platform while being and operational enabler for the rest of the organization.

What you will do here:

  • Contribute to the team culture of the startup
  • Manage a group of more senior/lead engineers
  • Define and encourage a career path for the tech team
  • Define teams and adapt them based on technical needs
  • Mentor engineers and guide them in their career path
  • Provide vision and leadership for the technical group
  • Establish policies and guidelines regarding the creation, implementation, delivery,
  • monitoring, and maintenance of code
  • Ensure company technical problems are resolved in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Own architecture and design of core technology and software
  • Provide technical guidance and hands-on experience in software development
  • Create and deliver detailed technical documentation and presentations
  • Coordinate with other non-tech areas and ease cross-work
  • Responsible for retention in the team
  • Responsible for team growth
  • Maintain an ongoing awareness of emerging developments and trends in technology
  • that could impact or influence current and future product development
  • Tech stack: Ruby on Rails, elixir, nodeJS, javascript, reactJS, redux, grunt, webpack,
  • docker, kubernetes, jenkins, CI/CD environment, google cloud.

Who we are looking for:

  • Expertise as a Software Engineer
  • At least 5 years of experience in architecture design, implementation, deployment and maintenance of web Applications
  • Experience in ruby is a must
  • Experience leading teams of software developers or engineers
  • Best practices practitioner around service-oriented architectures or microservices
  • Experience collaborating with stakeholders
  • Mastery of service-oriented architectures or microservices
  • Mastery of clean code principles
  • Experience with test-driven software design
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Team player
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

Other valuable soft skills:

  • Operations as a Service mindset.
  • Influencing over ordering communication skills.
  • Out-of the-box thinker.
  • Autonomous learner.
  • Proactive on taking ownership.

We offer:

  • Diverse and inclusive work environment - we value openness and authenticity and believe in the power of feedback
  • Flexible remote work environment
  • Employee-appreciation culture (multiple recognition programs)
  • The best medical cover on the market with free dental care
  • Wellbeing awareness (access to free mental health helpline, Stay-Well Day off, lectures, sports and more)
  • Generous benefits package (personal accident insurance, benefit platform for vouchers and more)
  • Internal career opportunities, individual development plan, professional development training and resources
  • Lots of social events, charity actions and opportunities to integrate with colleagues

This job is no longer available

Recruitment process for this position has ended.

Jobs that may interest you:

Security Logging and Monitoring Engineer
flag English
Data Operations Engineer (with SQL/SSIS)
flag English
Data Operations Engineer (with SQL and Python)
flag English


  • iconIT, Engineering
  • iconEnglish
  • iconKraków, małopolskie

Company profile

  • About us
  • Job offers (76)

Do you want to be always up to date?

Create job alert and start getting similar offers directly to your mailbox!