Hybris Expert / Tech Lead for Ciklum Digital (TUI)

Minsk, Belarus


TUI is the world’s leading tourism group. The broad portfolio gathered under the Group umbrella consists of strong tour operators, 1,600 travel agencies and leading online portals, five airlines with around 150 aircraft, over 400 hotels, 17 cruise liners and many incoming agencies in all major holiday destinations around the globe. It covers the entire tourism value chain under one roof. This integrated offering enables us to provide our 27 million customers with an unmatched holiday experience in 180 regions. A key feature of our corporate culture is our global responsibility for economic, environmental and social sustainability. This is reflected in more than 20 years of commitment to sustainable tourism. The TUI Group’s share is listed in the FTSE 250 index, in the Quotation Board of the Open Market on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, and regulated Market of the Hanover Stock Exchange.

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On behalf of Ciklum Digital, we are looking for a Hybris Expert/Tech Lead to join the team in Minsk on a full-time basis. You can work remotely from any city in Belarus as well as relocate to Ukraine or Poland.

What do you need to know about our project?

  • Fresh Hybris 1811 and regular migrations to newer versions
  • Significantly customized B2C accelerator
  • AWS based cloud solution with al lot of AWS services under the hood
  • Our solution is actively growing, so we are mainly focused on new features
  • Joint team with our client with 100+ Hybris developers and 1000+ FTE working on the IT solution
  • No bureaucracy. We have a very flat or structure, so you are welcome to contact any manager directly. you will not be just a picture in messenger
  • Highly skilled team with 4+ years of Hybris experience in average


  • This is a hands-on role involving extensive participation in coding, design and implementation of e-commerce applications as well in parallel successful candidate have to understand architecture design and be a great communicator to lead a team
  • Act as Architects for the new feature development requirements, define various architecture constructs such as solution architecture, logical and physical view, and application architecture. Create end-to-end specifications for e-Commerce solutions
  • Provide code development estimates and coordinate development tasks, define implementation processes, code and other quality standards
  • Diagnose and solve technical problems related to e-Commerce implementation
  • Provide direction to other members of technical team on design and implementation
  • Define and follow best practices to manage performance and scalability of e-Commerce solution
    Communicate with PMs, engineers, architects, QA engineers and other colleagues and stakeholders
  • Working in an international distributed team in an Agile environment


We’ll be happy to have you on our team if you:

  • Excellent knowledge and experience in Java 8 or higher (more than 7 years)
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with SAP Hybris (more than 4 years)
    • Hybris Core is a must
    • Hybris CMS
    • experience with various approaches for 3rd party integration with Hybris
  • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience
  • Strong Intermediate English


  • Certifications on:
    • SAP Hybris
    • AWS;
    • TOGAF 9 / ITIL / Zachman Certified
  • Experience working as part of big (100+ FTE) distributed teams


  • Certifications on:
    • SAP Hybris
    • AWS
  • Understanding of containerization and orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes, Swarm)
  • Knowledge in Deployment patterns
  • Practical experience with:
    • Node.js
    • React
    • Orchestration and Virtualization (Docker)
    • Security/Compliance(HIPAA, etc)
    • Groovy
    • Search/indexing products (e.g. ElasticSearch, Solr)
    • Provisioning tools (e.g. Terraform, Ansible)
    • Quality tools (e.g. SonarQube)
  • Functional understanding of SAP CRM or ERP

Personal skills

  • Positive attitude and proactive communication
  • Strong self-motivation, reliable and flexible team-player. High attention to details
  • Always seeking to improve processes and suggest better solutions
  • Working with new skill sets and continuously improving hard and soft skills
  • Good comprehension skills and self-motivated quality commitment

What's in it for you

  • Employment under the law of the Republic of Belarus
  • Competitive salary: determined individually, but above industry average
  • 20 days of paid vacation
  • Full coverage of Hybris & AWS certifications
  • Opportunities to travel to professional conferences
  • Unlimited access to Udemy courses as well as internal training portal
  • We actively support any technical improvements. As an example, we have yearly hackathons for 3 weeks, when each engineer has half of his working hours on his idea to make the development process better
  • Relocation to EU
  • Medical insurance upon request
  • Freedom, tools, trust, and support to do the best work of your career
  • Working remotely or in office, it is up to you to decide where you more effective