Lead DevOps Engineer

Vacancies Ref: VAC-11148 Information Technology Malta

We are currently looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer based in Malta. As a Senior Lead DevOps engineer, you will play a critical role in designing and developing our client’s Gaming platform, utilizing the latest technologies and techniques to build a robust, reliable, and scalable system. Join their team of talented engineers and work on cutting-edge technologies while making a real impact on the industry. If you’re up for the challenge, we invite you to apply and help us take their platform to the next level.



  • Design, develop, and maintain Java-based micro-services
  • Develop and maintain frontend components corresponding to the backend APIs
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features, as well as work with software architects to improve the performance and scalability of the software
  • Write clean, efficient, and well-tested code
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality
  • Identify and troubleshoot bottlenecks and bugs in the software
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximise development efficiency
  • Mentor and guide other developers and architects on the team


Skills & Requirements: 

  • A determined, focused team player who is able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Must be self-motivated and flexible with a can-do attitude and capable of working under pressure and independently in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Knowledge of agile software development methodologies, such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Experience with object-oriented programming, with a strong understanding of Java and related technologies (Gradle or Maven, Micronaut / Spring Boot / Quarkus)
  • Experience in API Design including REST and GraphQL
  • Experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL or MySQL) as well as proficiency in SQL and Hibernate or JOOQ.
  • Familiar with containerised environments using technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge and/or experience in cloud platforms such as AWS or GCP is considered an asset
  • Appreciation of system performance and scalability
  • Basic knowledge of frontend technologies (HTML, Typescript, Angular or React) is considered an asset
  • Proficient in English


Interested? Get in touch!

Jay Power