Team Leader (Java)

AdNovum Portugal
High-End Software & Security Engineering

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeSenior
  • routeRequired language: English

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AdNovum is a leading Swiss software engineering firm specializing in the design, implementation and integration of large-scale business and security software solutions. Renowned customers from various industries and the public sector rely on AdNovum’s services and products. The company was founded in 1988, is privately held and has its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, with offices in Singapore, Hungary, Vietnam and Portugal. AdNovum Portugal is AdNovum’s Development Site and Technical Competence Center in Lisbon, Portugal.

For our new subsidiary AdNovum Portugal in Lisbon, we are currently recruiting Senior Software Engineers / Team Leaders. As Senior Software Engineer / Team Leader, your role will be to help us build tailored software solutions for customers with very demanding requirements. Besides leading the local development team with software engineers and testers your main focus will be on software engineering.

In your daily work, you will

  • define and assign tasks to team members, track progress, mitigate risk, clarify questions, eliminate impediments
  • collaborate with other AdNovum employees in cross-functional and international teams to achieve goals
  • develop effective solutions for complex business problems in various industries
  • integrate new components and technologies into existing software systems and architectures
  • work on all layers of the software stack (web and mobile UI, business layer, database)
  • create automated tests and perform bug fixes
  • mentor and support less experienced colleagues

Main requirements

  • A university degree (MSc/BSc) in computer science, software engineering or equivalent
  • A minimum of 6+ years of professional experience developing Java EE application
  • Exceptional trouble-shooting, organizational, time-management, and interpersonal skills
  • A minimum of 2+ years of experience in team leading
  • The willingness to take on demanding tasks in a supportive team
  • A firm understanding of design methodology and a keen interest in new technologies and methods
  • Working knowledge of web development with HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Knowledge of database/SQL development
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Already based in Lisbon

Nice to have

  • Experience in mobile application development for iOS and Android (Apache Cordova (PhoneGap), AngularJS, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS, JQuery, etc.)


  • Free coffee and Water
  • Fresh Fruits
  • Private health insurance
  • Flexible working hours

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