Expires soon Roche

Back-End Lead

  • Contrato indefinido
  • Sant Cugat del Vallès (Província de Barcelona)
  • IT development

Job description

  Job facts

The goal of Roche Diabetes Care is to build the world's leading digital ecosystems for diabetes management that enables the connection of the various stakeholders, including physicians, clinics, nurses, payers and patients.

Job Purpose:

·  To manage the day-to-day product development activities for delivering digital solutions
·  To lead agile product delivery teams, including internal resources as well as third party suppliers, consultants and contractors, for delivering digital solutions
·  To ensure timely and cost effective development of solutions meeting quality standards
·  To collaborate with developers across other teams to ensure integration and successfully delivery of new features

Key Accountabilities:

·  Manage the sprint backlog to provide a breakdown of development activities for the product/technical teams
·  Ensure both functional and non-functional requirements are clear and understood within Epics, User Stories, tasks and scenarios.
·  Track the functionality of the development effort
·  Manage risk through Agile releases and product tracking
·  Track value after release and feedback to Digital Solution Owner
·  Drive collaboration across stakeholder representatives from all aspects of the project, including developers, testers and architects
·  Manage operational relationship with third party suppliers, consultants and contractors for delivery of consumer/patient digital solutions

Key skills and Experience:

·  Agile & SCRUM methodology experience
·  +5 years of back-end development experience (Java, Scala, Clojure, Node.js and others) in an web environment
·  +5 years of experience with web frameworks and tools (Hibernate, Spring, etc.) and REST API design and implementation.
·  +5 years of experience working with relational DB (MS SQL, Oracle) and +2 years with non-SQL DB (Cassandra, MongoDB, etc.)
·  Good understanding of micro-services architecture, containers (Docker…) and cloud technologies (AWS).
·  Experience working with teams using continuous integration, continuous deployment, and automated testing with one week iterations a plus and agile software development tools (Jira, GitHub, Jenkins, etc.)
·  Good understanding of front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
·  Experience working with globally distributed development teams
·  Experience managing complex development partner and 3rd party relationships
·  Strong IT project delivery background
·  Product orientated with a pragmatic approach
·  Good communication skills
·  [a plus] 3+ years' experience in testing software (QA) including functional (black box) and exploratory testing with web and mobile applications
·  [a plus] 1+ years automated test experience using tools like Selenium and Robot Framework
·  [a plus] 1+ years improving capacity, performance (caching strategy, CDN…) and testing (JMeter, LoadRunner, etc.)
·  [a plus] 1+ years improving resilience of web solutions (ChaosMonkey)

·  Who we are

At Roche, 94,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.