Golang Job: Technical Lead

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Amsterdam - Netherlands

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The Role

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity to work at the Information & Digital Engineering organization in Shell IT. We are looking for a talented Technical Lead with great interpersonal skills to join our team. Shell’s business has been built on a foundation of innovative technology and skilled people. By providing energy to sustain people’s lives over 125 years, Shell is one of the world’s leading companies. Information & Digital Engineering gives you an opportunity to make an impact that matters – be it in complex predictive maintenance and inventory management solutions to optimize uptime of our Upstream assets or innovative solutions that satisfy customers at one of our 49,000 branded service stations, the world’s largest retail network.

Your growth is our future in Information & Digital Engineering. Information technology supports all aspects of our businesses and we have some of the world’s most complex problems to solve. You will not only get an opportunity to work with the latest technology, but with the scale of Shell, you will also get the opportunity to shape future digital technology working with the biggest players in the technology industry. With open source a key tenet of our technology choices, you will also get the opportunity to contribute back to the software community. The diversity of positions on offer are bound to help you grow in your career.

Working with other computer scientists and software engineers in Shell, Information & Digital Engineering offers a unique opportunity for you to make an impact across a complex integrated energy value chain serving all lines of business in the Group. You could be creating new customer services in the largest Lubricants business globally, or innovating ways to grow an Aviation business which refuels five aircrafts every minute. With Shell investing significantly in renewables, there will be several opportunities to power our green engine too.

Technical Lead is an individual with proven experience in leading by example in adherence to software engineering best practices, delivering software products/applications generating business value. They are expected to be a community leader and have continuous improvement mindset, driving value-based process, product/application optimization and technology roadmap.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Solution consultation and development in accordance with the enterprise technology principles, methods, standards, and practices.

  • Estimation, solution design, detailed technical design, application technical deliverables including code, associated tests and documentation.

  • Contribution to functional excellence in terms of definition and maintenance of standards, methods and tools, bringing in best practices from market standard implementations.

  • Manage complex integration scenarios and interfaces between on-premise solutions, cloud and legacy systems.

Skills & Requirements:

  • 12+ Years relevant software development experience broadly ranging from front-end, back-end, cloud automation and orchestration with depth across the stack.

  • Significant domain experience in one or more of the business areas in energy sector (downstream, upstream, integrated gas, energy trading, renewables & energy solutions).

  • Back-End Development:

    • Expert in one or more of the programming languages (.Net, .Net Core, Python, Golang, C++ etc) with Cloud Native Platform Development (AWS/ Azure etc)

    • Expert in one or more of Data Development (SQL Databases, No SQL, Cloud Datastores etc) technologies

  • Front-End Development:

    • Expert in one or more of the front-end development technologies (React, Angular, Vue, Android- Kotlin, iOS- Swift, Flutter etc.)

  • Proficient in Cloud Native Deployment with CI/CD Pipelines. [One of GitHub Actions or Azure DevOps] into serverless containers (Kubernetes, Docker)

  • Experience in Agile teams applying the best architectural, design, unit testing patterns & practices with an eye for code quality and standards.

  • Demonstrated broader community presence with publications and accreditations.

Educational Qualification: BE / BTech / ME / MTech / MCA / MSc. Comp. Science


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