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Senior Java engineer/Tech lead

May 20, 2024

Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Remote

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Technical Lead to oversee the development of a new healthcare web system for our client. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a team of engineers in creating a robust, scalable, and secure web application that integrates seamlessly with the client’s existing healthcare solutions.

About the client

An industry-leading multinational corporation in the healthcare technology sector is dedicated to advancing patient monitoring solutions. With a steadfast commitment to privacy and confidentiality, this renowned company designs and manufactures state-of-the-art patient monitoring systems used extensively in medical facilities worldwide. Their innovative devices are engineered with precision and equipped with cutting-edge features to ensure optimal patient care and medical accuracy. Focused on elevating healthcare standards, this company remains at the forefront of technological innovation, continually striving to enhance patient outcomes and streamline medical workflows.

Technical Stack  

The backend of the system will be developed in Java using Spring Boot, while the frontend will be built with React. The technical stack also includes Kubernetes (K8s), GitHub, GitHub Actions, AWS, EKS, ArgoCD, and Terraform. While the DevOps direction will mainly be led by a DevOps engineer, it is beneficial to have general knowledge about these tools.


  • Technical Leadership: Lead the design, development, and deployment of the healthcare web system, ensuring adherence to best practices and standards.
  • Client Collaboration: Work closely with the client to understand their needs and provide regular updates on project progress.
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, designers, architects, and other teams to deliver high-quality solutions.
  • Architecture & Design: Oversee the architectural design of the system, ensuring scalability, performance, and security.
  • Code Quality: Ensure that written code meets project objectives and quality standards through code reviews and mentoring junior developers.
  • Problem Solving: Identify and resolve immediate and potential issues with the applications, providing technical solutions to complex problems.
  • CI/CD Implementation: Collaborate with the DevOps engineer to implement continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines using GitHub Actions and ArgoCD.
  • Cloud Management: Work with the DevOps engineer to manage AWS infrastructure and services, ensuring optimal performance and cost-efficiency.
  • Infrastructure as Code: Understand the use of Terraform for infrastructure provisioning and management.

Qualification and skill set

  • Experience: 7+ years of experience in software development with at least 2 years in a technical lead role.
  • Technical Expertise: Strong proficiency in Java and Spring Boot. Experience with React for frontend development.
  • DevOps Knowledge: General knowledge of Kubernetes (K8s), AWS (specifically EKS), GitHub, GitHub Actions, ArgoCD, and Terraform.
  • Microservices: In-depth understanding of microservices architecture and its implementation.
  • Problem-Solving: Exceptional problem-solving and analytical abilities.
  • Agile Methodologies: Understanding of agile software development processes and methodologies.
  • Database Skills: Experience working with databases and writing optimized SQL queries.
  • Communication: Excellent communication skills with an ability to articulate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Client-Focused: Ability to understand and align with client requirements and deliver solutions that meet their expectations.
  • Language: Proficiency in English (Upper-Intermediate level and above).

Would be a plus 

  • Big Data.
  • AWS Certification.
  • Degree in computer science, coding, or a related field.

Why join VITech?

  • Work in an agile team with a high-quality code environment and use modern technologies to deliver software that provides value;
  • Interesting projects with a focus on the Healthcare industry, where communication with clients is a part of daily work;
  • Professional growth opportunities with our corporate development programs;
  • A people-oriented corporate culture where your individuality is appreciated.

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