Technical Team Lead (Java, Spring) Backend Checkout (f/m/d)

We are looking for enthusiastic team players who enjoy taking on responsibility and who take bold and thoughtful decisions. People who jump in at the deep end with passion.
With over 2,000 employees and 7 million customers, the myToys Group is one of the most successful e-commerce companies in Germany and is part of the Otto Group.
Technical Team Lead (Java, Spring) Backend Checkout (f/m/d)

As Technical Team Lead – Backend Checkout (f/m/d) you will be part of the Shop IT leadership team at MYTOYS GROUP and responsible for the technical direction of our checkout team. We are looking for someone to lead all technical aspects of the checkout engineering team. We need a highly technical, forward-looking, leader who will own the technical vision of a team and be accountable for the successful execution of that vision. We also desire those who can balance rapid iteration and development with high product quality expectations and who are innovative and comfortable with ambiguity.


You will:

  • Own from end to end the short and long term technical vision of your team
  • Be responsible for all major technical decisions for your team (a successful lead will be able to influence the decisions of their team without having to make all of them)
  • Provide technical mentorship and guidance to engineers within your direct reports
  • Help your team to improve the technical quality of their work through regular technical design and code reviews
  • Share your technical knowledge and expertise through regular workshops for your team and others
  • Communicate effectively with engineers, product managers, customers, partners, and other leaders

Job requirements:

  • Expert-level knowledge of Java and SpringBoot
  • Experience in working as a leading Engineer or similar (e.g. architecture, designing APIs, abstractions)
  • Knowledge in coding and refactoring of complex microservice architectures and migrating applications into the AWS Cloud
  • Expert in Infrastructure as a Code (e.g. AWS Cloud Services, Terraform, CloudFormation)
  • Be able to set clean code standards

We offer:

  • A demanding and interesting role with a lot of autonomy, responsibility, and individual training opportunities
  • Truly flexible working hours and self-reliant work for an optimal compatibility of family and job
  • A great working environment in one of the largest e-Commerce Companies of Germany
  • An open-minded working culture that allows your talent and personality to fit in
  • A comfortable atmosphere with highly-motivated and competent team members
  • Daily opportunities to play your strengths and evolve professionally

Curious? Then get to know us. Take a look at our career site and apply direct online. We look forward to hearing from you!
Contact person: Martin Köhler

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