Work with Gamechangers

Lead Engineer at Pipedrive
Prague, CZ
We believe it takes great people to make a great product. That’s why our team lives our company values, and we hire based on them too. Since 2010, we’ve been building a visual sales tool now used by over 90,000 scaling companies worldwide who love its simple yet powerful design. Along the way, we’ve raised over $90 million in funding from international investors and received numerous awards as an employer.
We take great care to find exactly the right people for our nine global offices. So, what do you say – are you ready to join us?
The engineering team is our biggest team, yet we try to keep it flat and scalable using an innovative model built around independently operating Tribes. Each Tribe is a self-efficient unit with full ownership of its own area, accommodating Product Managers, Designers, and all necessary Engineering roles. Developers have a lot of freedom, they get to pick Missions to work on and when they’re done with a Mission, they’re back at the Launchpad keeping the show running and focusing on improving quality and reliability before the next Mission.

What you'll do:

  • Closely cooperate with engineering manager and product managers in planning and executing product roadmap
  • Lead mission or launchpad teams
  • Continuously evaluate and improve tribe’s internal processes and toolkit
  • Mentor and coach other team members
  • Write high-quality code across a range of services
  • Do code reviews and provide feedback to your peers
  • Evaluate and continuously improve automated testing strategy
  • Continuously improve monitoring tools and setup
  • Be on call when it’s your turn, react to alerts and resolve production incidents
  • Continuously identify improvements of technical stack and pay off technical debt
  • Design services to be highly available and scale across multiple geographical regions

You should have:

  • Fluent English is a must
  • Proven software development track record
  • Proven leadership skills and motivation to lead by example
  • Ability to work in areas outside of your usual comfort zone and get things done quickly
  • Understanding of security threats
  • Interest and contributions to Open Source community is a great plus
  • Experience with the following technologies: Node.js, TypeScript, any SQL database, Docker
  • Experience with ElasticSearch, Redis, RabbitMQ, Apache Kafka, PHP is nice to have
  • Hidden (or visible) passion for modern Web frameworks like React.js with Redux, TypeScript, styled-components, etc. is a great plus
  • Experience with multi-DC cloud-based services is a great plus

What you’ll get:

  • A value-driven work environment where people come first
  • A lively bunch of colleagues from over 50 different countries with offices in Tallinn, Tartu, Lisbon, Prague, London, Dublin, New York, Florida, and Riga
  • A team serious about getting things done while not taking ourselves too seriously
  • A place in our new and custom-designed Prague office
  • The chance to be a trailblazer in our growing Prague office
  • Freedom to execute your ideas with a passionate and motivated team supporting you
  • Freedom to choose the missions (projects) you want to work on, including missions in Tallinn and Lisbon
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Flexible working hours as long as you’re there for your team members
  • The possibility to work from home when you need to
  • Personal training budget so you can level-up your skills
  • Competitive salary including all the benefits you’d expect from a great employer (25 days of vacation + 5 health days per year, private medical care, meal allowance for each workday in the Prague office, a monthly contribution for sports, books, and entertainment via Benefitka card, 365-day Prague public transport ticket, and retirement fund savings, extra vacation days as a tenure benefit,..)