Software Team Lead

Location Ireland
Contact name: Michael Brennan

Contact email:
Job ref: 1223
Published: about 2 months ago



Our client is a market leading financial technology company based in Dublin.




We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Software Team Lead to join our geographically dispersed team. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in overseeing the design and development of software solutions built on .NET Core, SQL Server, and distributed event-driven architecture.


The Software Team Lead will lead a team of developers and collaborate closely with Solution Architect, project management and scrum masters to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality products.




  • Team Leadership:
  • Lead a geographically dispersed team of software developers.
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative team culture.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to team members.
  • Guide and mentor team members, promoting their professional development.
  • Conduct team performance reviews
  • Code Quality and Review:
  • Instigate and oversee a robust code quality review process.
  • Ensure adherence to coding standards and best practices.
  • Continuously seek opportunities for process improvement.
  • Technology Stack:
  • Hands-on involvement in .NET Core and SQL Server-based solutions.
  • Deep understanding of containerized solutions orchestrated within Kubernetes.
  • Deep understanding of distributed event-driven architecture.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies.



  • Agile Development:
  • Work closely with project management functions, business requirements manager and scrum masters to ensure the team's alignment with Agile principles.
  • Actively participate in sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives.
  • Act as scrum master when required
  • Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with project management to define project scope, goals, and deliverables.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure effective communication and coordination.
  • Problem Solving:
  • Proactively identify and address technical challenges.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues promptly to minimize impact on project time.




A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field degree and a minimum of 5 years’ experience gained in a fast-paced IT online e-commerce product delivery environment.


  • Proven experience in leading and managing software development teams.
  • In-depth knowledge of .NET Core, SQL Server, and distributed event-driven architecture.
  • In-depth understanding of e-commerce principles, best practices, and challenges, with a focus on high-volume transactional systems.
  • Commercial experience operating in an environment using Agile development methodologies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Driven and self-motivated. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Confident, sociable and able to interact directly and autonomously with a wide variety of stakeholders.


The Rewards:


As a reward for your commitment to this role you will receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.




Please contact Michael Brennan at Software Placements on +353 (0)1 525 4641 or email your C.V in Word/pdf format to