Software Team Lead

Tech · Porto, Portugal
Department Tech
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

Do you have experience leading a software engineering team to success, as well as playing a big part in being hands on and contributing to the creation and maintenance of software?  Sounds like you could be our new Software team Lead.. read on to find out more!


The Company
We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, India, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.


Our main tech hub is situated in Porto, with a team of 20 composed of back end and BI developers, product owners, data analysts, and support officers. We have a centrally located office with fantastic river views, plus, we are very flexible when it comes to working from home! Our people are young and the culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is informal, friendly and fast-paced. 


The Job 


  • You coordinate the work that the software engineering team needs to do. You are actively involved in cross- team projects that involve development.
  • Maintain and develop new features on our software platform.
  • You're a part of our Agile way of working, and follow the practises and principles of Agile.
  • You lead and develop the individuals in your team. You mentor them if needed. We also expect you to continue to develop yourself and keep abreast of new developments.


About you

You have experience working with teams, and are able to make sure teams and individuals are aligned in what they’re doing.  You’re an excellent communicator, with people of all levels.


  • You enable teams and people to accomplish the goals set out, and can guide and mentor others effectively.
  • You’re able to communicate clearly what is expected, and how the teams will reach expected outcomes.
  • You are technically hands on, and don’t mind getting your hands dirty, whilst overseeing the team.


The rewards

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer you:


  • A competitive salary and good secondary benefits 
  • A personal development budget
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go
  • Growth opportunities
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations


    The details

    Interested? Click apply now below! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email. 

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    • Location
      Porto, Portugal
    • Department
      Tech
    • Employment Type
      Full-Time
    • Minimum Experience
      Manager/Supervisor