Tech lead

Tech Lead
As the Tech Lead you are responsible for optimizing the developer experience, amongst others by ensuring the team uses appropriate engineering practices like CD and automated testing. You are responsible for helping drive the high-level architectural discussions regarding the work that the team is doing.

Product stakeholders will look to you for clarifying technical questions. Overall you are responsible for managing the technical quality of the team deliverables.

Five key responsibilities:

  • Continuously improve the development process which helps your team to become more productive
  • Provide architectural and design direction and be a technical sparring partner and mentor for the Solution architects, dev-ops and dev-team
  • Optimizing Cloud architecture on performance, cost structure and scalability on a global level (also China)
  • Oversee, integrate and optimize the different applications we are developing and maintaining
  • Deliver and maintain Information-, Data- & Technical Architecture

Your profile

  • You are positive, motivated and customer-oriented
  • You have commercial awareness and strong communication skills
  • You have technical knowhow at software development including the patterns.
  • You used to be or are a full stack developer
  • You continuously develop your IT technical skills for cloud agnostic application development
  • You are pragmatic while also pushing for continuous improvement
  • You have a strong interest in sustainability
  • You work accurately and structured
  • You are analytical and have an eye for detail
  • You are able to be flexible in changing plans
  • You would like to make a difference with the work you do, to have a positive impact and you want to have fun while doing it
  • You have a Can Do Attitude
  • You are a multi-tasker, and who thrives in a dynamic environment.
  • Willing to learn and continuously develop

As Tech Lead you are familiar with most, and specialized in some of the below named topics, principles and technologies we use and envision for our products. (The overview below will also give you an idea of our tech stack)

Relevant topics & principles:
Microservices, DevOps (GitOps), Cloud, Data management, Blockchain, BI / Data Warehousing, Quality Assurance, CQRS + ES, Event-driven architecture , Infrastructure-as-code, Service mesh, Cloud security, Cloud monitoring

Relevant technologies:
Azure (DevOps, SQL Server, Functions), ASP.Net Core, Angular, CosmosDB (Graph + MongoDB), EventStoreDb, Kubernetes, Elastic Stack, Grafana / Prometheus, Kafka, ArgoCD (GitOps), Terraform / ARM, Dapr / Istio, Elsa Workflows, Hyperledger Fabric


  • Higher Education (Bs or equivalent)
  • Proven work experience in software development
  • In-depth understanding of data management (e.g. permissions, recovery, security and monitoring)
  • Knowledge of software development and user interface web applications
  • Hands on experience with multiple programming languages
  • Certified in TOGAF is a pré
  • Experience with Software- and/or Cloud Architecture is a pré
  • Microsoft Development & Azure Certifications are a pré
  • Experience in an environment with multiple outsourced development teams is a pré
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills

What we offer

  • A position that enables self-initiative and ownership
  • A great place to work with motivated, professional and enthusiastic colleagues
  • Attention for professional and personal growth
  • Possibilities to grow within a company that is growing
  • Flexible working conditions with working from home allowance
  • A market conform salary
  • Pension Plan
  • 25 vacation days
  • Impact Buying is a B-Corp organization

In short

  • Are you enthusiastic about making an impact with the work you do? Then this is the job for you.
  • 36 – 40 hours a week
  • Working in an international organisation with 55+ colleagues
  • Working together with IT, sales and Data Services
  • IB is a company that values diversity, equity and inclusion