Software Engineer Lead

If you're interested in this role at PAX, please send your CV and a cover letter (optional) that best expresses your interest and qualifications to

As the Software Engineer Lead, you will be leading the engineering team responsible for delivering an end-to-end solution from initial concept through final solution leveraging cutting-edge technologies. The skills required span from coding to integrating several technologies across disparate platforms, along with leading teams and architecting solutions. This requires a deep understanding of systems, data structures, modern scripting and enterprise level languages as well as open source tools, micro-services architecture and people management.

Who you are
  • You coordinate team activities and workload through tasks, milestones, and objective tracking along with metric reporting.
  • You are a technical SME, leading design & architecture discussions.
  • You favor automation over repetition.
  • You are a Team-Player, collaborating with Product Management, QA, Dev Ops and other teams to design, build, test, and roll out.
  • You are a promoter of best practices like TDD and Continuous Deployment.
  • You are curious, researching new and emerging technologies that may enable improvements in the product development.
  • As an experienced Team Leader, you make sure Business and Engineering Teams speak the same language, reducing friction and maintaining the communication flow.
  • You are analytical, assisting the product Management team by assessing technical feasibility and provide insights into the possible tech solutions, their implications and the required effort, maintaining and writing user stories.
  • You transform ambiguity into clarity.
  • You enjoy collaborating in a multicultural and diverse environment that expands to include various geographic locations.
  • You have stellar communication skills, effectively expressing yourself. You convey and receive information in a clear, credible, and consistent manner.
What you'll need
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and object-oriented software engineering best practices.
  • Deep knowledge in Enterprise Integration Patterns.
  • At least 5 years managing teams with a minimum of 10 people.
  • Extensive experience in JAVA and Spring.
  • Extensive experience designing Microservices architecture and developing Microservices.
  • Experience integrating with Big Data solutions such as Elastic, Hadoop, Kafka and HBase.
  • Experience in the development and deployment of production-grade Machine Learning pipelines.
  • Experience with Graph databases, MongoDB and PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with the TDD methodology and Java testing frameworks such as Junit and Mockito.
  • Experience with Git as a version control system.
Bonus if you have
  • At least 5 years of experience working using an Agile, Scrum-based, development process.

If you're interested in this role at PAX, please send your CV and a cover letter (optional) that best expresses your interest and qualifications to


• Competitive Pay
• Annual Bonus Program
• Generous Paid Time Off
• Comprehensive Health Benefits
• Relocation Assistance
• Housing & Education Allowance
• Annual Return Ticket Home
• Learning & Development Program
• Casual Work Environment
• Plentiful snacks and refreshments
• Gym Access
• Visa Sponsorship


Abu Dhabi