Backend Team Leader

CTERA Networks

CTERA Networks

Software Engineering
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024

Backend Team Leader

  • Israel


We are looking for a talented hands-on backend team leader to lead one of our Engineering teams.

Your primary responsibility will be to lead your team to success. Balance short-term needs and long-term goals. Work closely with the Group manager, VP of Engineering, and tech lead, coordinate with the team members, help solve problems, and maintain a high level of product quality, working in an interesting and cooperative environment following Agile concepts and methodologies.

So, if you have both excellent leadership abilities and outstanding technical skills, join our team, and make an impact!


  • BSc in Computer Science with a solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Minimum 3 years experience of hands-on leading a team in Agile methodology
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Backend development of complex systems
  • Proficient in Java, with a good knowledge of its ecosystems
  • Experience with Kafka, and Docker – a must!
  • Experience with SQL- a must
  • DBs - Postgres, Mongo, or Cassandra
  • Nomad, Consul – advantage
  • Networking, security - advantage
  • Strong Leadership skills – Hands-on, ability to inspire, motivate, train, and manage the team to meet high goals
  • Experience with Open-source development model- Advantage
  • Experience with Cloud environments (AWS) - Advantage
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written


  • Design, build, test, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
  • Provide technical and personal guidance and mentorship to your team members
  • Work closely with the VP engineering, other group managers, and team leads to achieve business goals
  • Work alongside the PM prioritizing tasks features development management, and planning product releases
  • Provide architecture oversight, encouraging the team to innovate and develop edge technologies
  • Provide high code quality and demonstrate high development standards