Java Team Lead for Ciklum Digital

Kyiv, Amosova, Ukraine


Ciklum is a Software Engineering and Solutions Company. Our 3,000+ IT professionals are located in the offices and delivery centres in Ukraine, Belarus, Poland and Spain.

As Ciklum employee, you'll have the unique possibility to communicate directly with the client when working in Extended Teams. Besides, Ciklum is the place to make your tech ideas tangible. The Vital Signs Monitor for the Children’s Cardiac Center as well as Smart Defibrillator, the winner of the US IoT World Hackathon, are among the cool things Ciklumers have developed.

Ciklum is a technology partner for Google, Intel, Micron, and hundreds of world-known companies. We are looking forward to seeing you as a part of our team!

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On behalf of Ciklum Digital, Ciklum is looking for a Java Team Lead to join the Kyiv team on full-time basis.

About Project:

Supersmart is reinventing the shopping experience!

The self-scan retail world is craving for innovation as retailers seek efficient, revenue-saving checkout systems while shoppers need fast & easy shopping experiences.

Introducing Supersmart, the easiest and fastest way to shop, enabling the instant checkout of fully-loaded carts in less than thirty seconds, bypassing tedious lines and AI technology that helps protect the store’s revenue.

Today supermarkets are experimenting with different approaches for faster checkout. Our solution brings competitive advantages using existing shopping carts and products.

We are looking for Java Team Lead, who can’t wait to get their hands on the development of staff, plan and design technical solutions. We are looking for you, who has experience with large-scale, distributed systems, likes challenges and is capable of finding innovative solutions using various technologies.


  • Design & develop highly scalable microservices that serve millions of shoppers monthly with Spring cloud runs on Kubernetes environments
  • Write technical design documents
  • Architect scalable DB solutions
  • Deep understanding of web topology and rising challenges of highly-scalable, highly-available systems
  • Work tightly with product departments, keeping to precise timelines


  • 4+ years of experience with Java
  • 2+ years of Leading experience of agile development teams
  • At least 3 years of experience with Spring framework and Web API
  • Proven experience in managed programming, with a significant background in server-side Java development using Spring Boot, Spring Data/JPA
  • Hands-on experience with large scale products
  • Deep understanding of database technologies (No-SQL databases such as MongoDB, Elasticsearch and relational databases such as MySQL, etc)
  • Experience with Microservices programming pattern
  • Experience in writing technical and architectural design documents
  • Knowledge of asynchronous programming and Messaging Queues (Like RabbitMQ)
  • Experience with SCRUM (Agile) methodology
  • Extensive past teamwork experience


  • Test-driven development
  • Using Grafana for monitoring services
  • Spring cloud contract testing
  • Angular
  • A degree in computer science
  • Experience in B2C mobile field
  • Experience working with Dockers and Kubernetes
  • Experience with client-side development. (JS and CSS)

Personal skills

  • Ability to be part of a team, and be a supportive teammate
  • Ability and will to learn and explore new technologies

What's in it for you

  • Dynamic and challenging tasks
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills
  • Continuous self-improvement
  • Trainings
  • Knowledge sharing meetings