C# .NET Team Lead

Job description

Have you always wanted to work at a fast-growing tech scale-up where you’re guaranteed to make an impact? Then ChannelEngine is where you want to be!


At ChannelEngine, we are looking for an experienced, hands-on Team Lead for our engineering department, who will not only oversee a team of capable engineers, but also contribute to the development of our international e-commerce SaaS solution. 


What you’ll be doing

  • Organising and managing a team of +/- 5 backend software developers,

  • Coaching the engineers in your team, and carrying out performance and salary reviews,

  • Leading scrum team meetings,

  • Developing and maintaining the high quality systems that form the ChannelEngine ecosystem, focusing on high impact components, processes and architectural decision making,

  • Designing and writing code to ensure optimal efficiency, maintainability, functionality and user experience, 

  • Creating and maintaining coding quality guidelines and standards,

  • Working closely with the Head of Technology and the Product Owners to ensure alignment between the roadmap and the work being carried out,

  • Proactively following recent developments in e-commerce, software architecture, development methodologies, and SaaS, and providing input on how we can apply this knowledge at ChannelEngine, 

  • Contributing to recognising future business needs and planning for how architecture will support/enable it.


Our tech stack

  • C#, TypeScript, Sass

  • MS SQL & SQL Server, Redis, ElasticSearch (ELK), RabbitMQ

  • .NET 5, React, Angular, ASP.NET MVC

Job requirements

What you’ll need

In addition to a winning personality and exceptional interpersonal skills, you will need:

  • A bachelor’s (HBO or WO) degree in IT, Computer Science or a related field,

  • 6+ years’ programming experience using C# and .NET,

  • 2+ years’ experience in managing, reviewing and coaching a software development team of 5+ FTE,

  • Experience working in an agile environment and leading a scrum team based in the Netherlands,

  • A solid understanding of relational databases and SQL, and experience working with large data sets,

  • Experience in designing large features, code migrations and/or other high impact changes,

  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal,

  • A positive attitude and a pragmatic approach to problem solving,

  • Availability to work 40 hours per week,

  • Currently resident in the Netherlands.


Nice to have

  • Familiarity with cloud technologies such as Azure,

  • Experience in designing and implementing application architecture,

  • Familiarity with e-commerce systems,

  • Awareness of recent developments in the .NET stack (.NET 6).


Why you’ll love working here

  • You will be an instrumental part of our global expansion journey, working alongside enthusiastic colleagues with a common goal,

  • You’ll assist us in working through the interesting technical challenges that only arise when a company builds its own product,

  • We do lots of things right so we can offer stability alongside the craziness of being a tech scale-up,

  • Plenty of room for innovation and personal development. There is literally time set aside during each sprint!

  • We want your creative input and your great ideas so that our product is the best on the market. You are welcome to share your thoughts, come up with solutions, and take the reins in making things happen,

  • State-of-the-art tech: we work with the latest technologies, business models and tools,

  • Work-life balance - we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles, which is why we have a hybrid-working model,

  • Numerous wellbeing initiatives organised by our Happy & Healthy Team, including movie nights, bootcamps, and cooking classes!


About ChannelEngine

ChannelEngine is an international, e-commerce SaaS solution, helping brands, retailers and distributors find millions of new customers by connecting them to the biggest marketplaces around the world.

We are growing at a rapid pace, with a mission to cover the globe. For this, we need to expand our teams with ambitious, adventurous, and enthusiastic people who want to shape the world of e-commerce with us. If this sounds like you, we look forward to receiving your application.