Lead Engineer

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Technology

Expertise: Technology

Location: Katowice, Poland

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

We are Wunderman Thompson Technology - a group of talented engineers, tech experts, and creators who combine our passions and contribute to the IT world. You may know us better as Cognifide or Mirum – in 2020 we changed our names, but at the same time, we remained a great team of people who deliver our best. We design, build, manage and run complex technology platforms and help our clients to benefit from our work and creativity.  

In the team we are recruiting for we are developing Brand Guardian which is a SaaS product created by our company. With Brand Guardian you can validate unique marketing content thanks to AI driven tools. More details about the product can be found here. 

 

Technologies we work with:  

  • Java 
  • Azure 
  • Docker 
  • Kubernetes 
  • Spring 
  • RabbitMQ 
  • React  
  • TypeScript 
  • Redux 
  • Terraform 
  • Cosmos DB 
  • Mockito/jUnit/Cypress/Jest 

 

What you'll get to do:  

  • Work with: Product team engineers (a mix of Frontend and Backend/Cloud engineers), Product Managers, engineers from other product teams, technical stakeholders from within the organization and on the client side 
  • Lead development team to deliver the expected value   
  • Oversee technical solutions and implemented code 
  • Implement highly reliable and performant code 
  • Co-define, adapt and evangelize product architecture, SDLC and NFR approach   
  • Co-define and execute technical roadmap of the product  
  • Design solutions addressing client needs   
  • Set technical standards and ensure technical consistency  
  • Take part in internal initiatives that combine business and technology (open-source projects, hackathons, R&D) 
  • Provide mentorship and support for less experienced developers 

   

What you should have:   

  • Ability to deliver goals instead of tasks   
  • Knowledge and awareness of the following technologies and architectures: Java, distributed systems, microservices, Azure or other cloud providers, Docker, Kubernetes, the concept of Observability 
  • Quick learning abilities  
  • Broad technology knowledge, and ability to add or remove technical details depending on the stakeholder’s technical knowledge  
  • Well-developed soft skills: leadership, communication, self-reliance, initiative and being great at discovering and managing own priorities  
  • Will to work in a low-constrained environment with high freedom level  
  • Very good English  

 

What we offer:  

  • Salary depending on presented skills: 19 000 - 26 000 PLN gross (Contract of Employment) or 21 000 - 28 000 PLN (B2B). Choose the employment type that works best for you  
  • Annual bonus reliant on the company profit  
  • Tax-deductible copyrights 
  • Budget for training and development (conferences, certifications, workshops and other), internal knowledge-sharing initiatives  
  • Hybrid work style and flexible working hours - you can work from home, from our offices, or mix your work plan  
  • Additional paid days off as an anniversary reward  
  • Cafeteria system (MyBenefit) and Lunch compensation (Pyszne.pl vouchers)  
  • Private healthcare for you and your family (Luxmed VIP package)  
  • Group insurance and travel insurance  
  • Co-financing your holidays, kindergarten, Multisport Plus, and others  
  • Referral Program – you can receive up to 10 000 PLN gross for employee recommendation  
  • English lessons during work hours  
  • Office and online integration events and team building activities  
  • Internal knowledge sharing and team initiatives (hackathons, lightning talks, mentoring, team and company-wide retreats)  
  • Support from your first days at WTT - a designated mentor who will support you through your whole career at WTT     
  • Work equipment tailored to your needs with delivery to your door  

   

We are a part of Wunderman Thompson. Learn more about our polish offices on dedicated social media: Facebook WT Tech Poland, Instagram WT Tech Poland. 

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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