Web Development Team Leader - Kiev

As MyHeritage web team leader, you'll be responsible for leading, managing and motivating a team of 3-4  senior web developers in Kyiv. You will be playing a key role in revamping our online platform enjoyed by 90 million users worldwide.

Your team will be advancing core front-end development assignments, using the latest web technologies. Our advanced agile-based continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) environment includes technologies like React, Redux, NodeJS, GraphQL, WebGL, gulp, RollupJS, AngularJS, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, advanced ES6 JavaScript, unit testing with Karma and Jasmine, PHP 7, Symfony, Java, Docker, Hadoop and much more.

You’ll be one of the first seniors on board at the MyHeritage office in Kiev, as part of our global R&D centers (Israel, US and now Ukraine).

What you bring:

  • 3+ years of management experience
  • 7+ years of experience of building advanced web UI systems
  • Strong leadership skills – Ability to inspire, motivate, train, and manage the team of senior developers
  • Hands-on and high capacity; sets high standards and holds the entire team to high standards
  • Extensive experience leading design and architecture related activities
  • Excellent skills in vanilla JavaScript / ES6, HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with client-server technologies and frameworks
  • Experience in working in agile methodologies
  • Experienced with large scale environments
  • Fluent in English