Job Opening

Middleware Team leader

  • Paço de Arcos, Lisbon, Portugal
  • IT Services

Acolad is an international leader in language and content solutions, services and technologies. Represented by the brands Acolad, TextMaster and Ubiqus, the group is present in 25 countries and has a network of over 2,500 internal experts worldwide and +20,000 external linguists.

At Acolad, every position is key to our global growth: we know that we will only succeed if our people succeed.

Joining Acolad means a unique opportunity for professional development through a collaborative global environment that promotes talent and creativity. We are continuously looking for new talent (like you!) to support our mission to drive growth and innovation across some of the world’s leading brand.

Are you looking for a new challenge? Acolad is looking for a Middleware Team Leader to join our dynamic IT team in our Oeiras office. This is a permanent position offering exciting opportunities for career advancement.

As a Middleware Team Leader at Acolad, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Overseeing the deployment and life cycle management of business applications.
  • Defining application architectures that meet the needs of the organization.
  • Writing technical and functional documentation that is clear and concise.
  • Ensuring smooth ramp-up of various business applications and identifying opportunities for improvement.
  • Developing cutting-edge web platforms that are responsive and user-friendly.
  • Utilizing your expertise in programming languages such as Java and SQL to create seamless and robust applications.
  • Monitoring applications to ensure optimal performance and identify and resolve issues in a timely manner.

Soft Skills:

  • Proven experience in leading a multi-disciplinary team of around 5 members.
  • Ability to present ideas and solutions to stakeholders while considering business benefits and costs.
  • Excellent communication skills in English, with the ability to translate technical language into business benefits.
  • Proficiency in Lean IT / DevOps practices would be advantageous.
  • Experience working collaboratively across functional and technical teams to achieve desired outcomes.

Technical Skills:

  • Expertise in cloud technology, specifically AWS, with some Azure knowledge.
  • Proficient in SSO and security knowledge based on X.509 certificates.
  • Advanced knowledge of Infrastructure As Code and automation tools such as Terraform and Ansible.
  • Strong database knowledge, including modern platforms such as Postgres.
  • Programming proficiency in languages such as Python.
  • ☀️ Location: Paço de Arcos, Lisbon
  • 🍽️ Meal allowance
  • ⚕️ Health insurance
  • 🚇 Transport allowance
  • ➕ Seniority days
  • 🔀 Hybrid work - 3 days at the office
  • 🌎 International environment with multicultural teams
  • 💼 Professional development and growth opportunities

Join our team and be part of an innovative and dynamic organization that values its employees and promotes a culture of continuous learning and development. Apply now to take your career to the next level with Acolad!