Technical Lead - Cloud Architect (Web Apps) [110’000 - 130’000 CHF]

IT & Technology

Salary 110’000 - 130’000 CHF per year
Requirements:- 5+ years of professional software development experience as a back-end or full-stack developer, architect, or tech lead on complex web applications or SaaS products.

You hold a M. Sc. in computer science or any related field.

Solid background and first-hand experience in the selection, creation and operation of scalable cloud architectures.

Your kledge spans horizontally across front-end (CSS, React, Angular, ...), back-end (Python, , Java, Node.js ...) data engineering (SQL, noSQL, MQTT, ...) as well as infrastructure and CI/CD tooling (Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, ...).

While technology creation is your expertise, you are deeply interested in the user journey and commercial application side of the product.

You care a lot about understanding the user well and passion for translating technology to solving actual human problems in a user-friendly and scalable manner.

Ability to take end-to-end project ownership, communicate effectively with tech-nerds as well as managers, and prioritise hard.

You have a people-oriented growth mindset, placing large value on continuous feedback and personal development to yourself, as well as others in your team.

Responsibilities:- Gain deep insight into current and future customer workflows and associated challenges. For this, you will interact tightly with product management and UX design in a multi-disciplinary trio to identify the path to innovative and successful products.

Work hands-on, exploring, developing and deploying full-stack web applications from scratch that will be used by Wingtra's wide customer base leveraging the power of aerial data collection.

Take ownership for architectural decisions yielding a modern architecture, factoring in the already existing tooling landscape and the internal software development k-how.

As a technical leader, you will be responsible for the development of a team of software engineers and will act as a mentor, providing a motivating and inspiring work environment and aligning your team behind a common goal.

Technologies:- Cloud
- Robotics
- React
- Python
- Kubernetes
- Docker
- Angular
More: Join the Wingtra team and become part of this venture-backed robotics scaleup with a global and international team of 120+ dedicated Wingtranauts who want to see their actions have a positive and lasting impact on the world. Founded more than 7 years ago at ETH Zurich, Europe’s leading robotics university, our goal is to build the best aerial robots to digitize the world at the push of a button and set the basis for faster and better decisions. Wingtra provides efficient and reliable data solutions to a variety of industries ranging from mining, construction and agriculture to humanitarian organizations, environmentalists and wildlife monitoring groups.

We are reaching for the stars and together we might just get there. Open communication, asking hard questions and valuing diverse viewpoints are but a few things that will help us achieve our goals. Above all we will never stop learning and striving to help each other reach our maximum potential.

In this unique and cross-functional role, you will have the opportunity to spearhead Wingtra’s path to the cloud. In an agile and customer-centric mindset, you will work through fast iterations of product discovery and delivery, bringing next generation product ideas into existence, while setting the technology & team foundation up for scalability.

If you enjoy teamwork more than being the individual superhero, and if you thrive in a feedback-driven culture and an exciting, unconventional yet structured and progressive start-up environment, we would love to hear from you.


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