Back End Team Lead - Platform

  • R&D
  • Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Full-time


Our team is growing and we're looking for an experienced Back End Team Leader to join our Platform group and lead our amazing people. You will work in a dynamic environment, having the chance to impact the architecture and infrastructure aspects using multiple scalable, reliable platforms with several products. 


Guesty provides a property management software product and support services for the $100 billion Airbnb and vacation rental market. We are backed by the world's most prestigious accelerator YCombinator and by top VCs in the US and Israel. We are product market fit and growing rapidly. 


 We are using the latest technologies and frameworks, deployed on AWS & FireBase, using Terraform and Jenkins, with messaging brokers, SQL and NoSQL and many more tools. We promote continuous learning and are open to learning and implementing new things all the time.

 If you are looking for an interesting product and enjoy being challenged - this is the place for you!


  • Lead a team of developers through the product life cycle - architecture, design, development, quality, and production.
  • Collaborate with product managers, designers and other stakeholders in the creation of the team’s and company roadmap
  • Coach the team to become independent and highly professional engineers. Guide the team to grow their individual career paths. 

Must haves

  • 3+ years of management experience in leading a team of backend engineers in production - Must
  •  5 + years of hands on experience in engineering roles in cloud-based, microservices environments
  • Experience with various SQL / NoSQL databases and messaging systems (RabbitMQ / Kafka)
  • Great understanding of modern architectures (Microservices, Event Sourcing, Resilient systems, Performance optimisations, API as a service, CQRS)
  • Proven ability to motivate people instil ownership, reliability, teamwork, and commitment
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science


  • Experienced with NodeJS and React CI/CD pipelines
  • Experienced in security technologies and methodologies
  • Experienced with Terraform


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