Create amazing, client-oriented Mobile Application for API, Optimalprint and Gelato Globe
Gelato is the world’s largest platform for digital printing, a $130 billion industry. Gelato’s mission is to be the engine for personalized products for creators and global brands.
Without owning any physical assets, Gelato connects a global network of printers, logistics, and payment partners in more than 80 different locations in 30 countries. The platform empowers creators and companies to buy or sell personalized products that can reach people in 195 countries within 72 hours. Since 2008, more than 260 million people have received products from Gelato. Smarter, faster, and greener.
We are a driven and customer-obsessed team with a big ambition to change the world, so we seek individuals who are truly passionate about their work and possess an entrepreneurial spirit. We have a strong and pure culture. People that join Gelato join because they feel genuinely intrigued and motivated by what we are aiming to achieve.
Following our global expansion, we are seeking a talented Lead Developer to join our growing team. You will be responsible for leading our Native Apps Engineering Team developing Mobile (Android/iOS) applications for our Consumer and Business facing brands.
Reporting to the CTO, you will work closely with the Product Managers and other business representatives to ensure that the engineering team delivers exceptional output to support the business goals. You will also be part of our engineering management team, collaborating with colleagues across all engineering disciplines and common communities of practice. The position is based in Kiev.
What you will be doing
Leading the day-to-day output of the Native dev team
Mentoring and guiding at a team and individual level
Setting goals and targets and measuring against these
Assisting with the recruiting and subsequent onboarding of new starters
Advising on and identifying opportunities for skills and development
Who you are
In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have a start-up mentality. You are committed to excel with energy and endurance while you understand that building a company is hard but satisfying work. You have superior team management and mentoring skills, high integrity and great attention to detail.
Moreover, we would like to see evidence of the following in your profile:
A people-oriented developer. You like to give direction, enjoys unblocking the road, inspires participation from everyone, encourages ownership of the process, quality, output.
Gets stuck in and codes, leads from the front.
Great thinking, planning and organisational ability.
Solid background as a Developer/Senior Developer.
Degree level qualification in a relevant field.
Fluent in English with strong verbal and written communications skills.
Nice to have: Experience in hybrid app design eg React Native.
What we offer
We offer the rare opportunity to change the world in such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another social web application; we’re improving one of the world’s largest industries.
We offer you a chance to be part of a truly amazing journey in a company that sets very high targets and works hard to achieve them. You will be able to work with smart, motivated and engaged co-workers from all over the world, in an intense and very energetic environment.
You will have a tangible impact on the way that we operate and expand our business.
Working with some of the most ambitious colleagues out there you will have a ground floor opportunity to put all your experience and know-how to the test while learning at a speed you thought was impossible before joining.
Global On-Demand Printing Platform
The most cost-efficient and environmentally-friendly
print solution for global companies.
Global On-Demand Print API
Connect to our API and launch a fully automated, consistent, speedy print delivery service.
Job posted on
31 October 2020