Software Team Leader

  • Herzliya
  • Full-time
  • Engineering


Who are we?

Papaya Global is an established B2B tech unicorn in hypergrowth. We are on a mission to reimagine the payroll category with a game-changing, disruptive technology. 

Papaya Global is reinventing workforce management, global payroll and payroll payments to remove the friction of complexity and regulation create. Our automated platform helps companies hire, onboard, manage, and pay people in more than 160 countries. 

We don’t just cover the globe with our solution; we are global. We are comprised of people from different countries, different cultures, and different backgrounds. Diversity is our secret weapon.

We’re looking for an experienced team leader to join our growing R&D.

We use Java & Node.js to develop our backend and use the latest AWS services for development and production environments.

You will:

  • Hire and manage a development team of software and QA engineers 
  • Develop the tools and infrastructure for our data processes
  • Work closely with Papaya's product team to understand and define requirements
  • Manage your team tasks and ensure quality and timely execution using agile methodologies
  • Keep up-to-date on the latest techniques in management, development, and testing


  • 2+ years as a team leader
  • 5+ years of experience in server-side development (Node.js)
  • Experience in development in micro-service-oriented architecture
  • Experience in agile development, including continuous integration, continuous deployment, and coding for automated testing
  • Experience in core database systems (SQL, NoSQL, Redis, etc.)
  • Get-things-done mentality
  • A team player


Nice to have

  • Experience in designing and developing data processes
  • Experience in deploying and maintaining in an AWS environment
  • A passion for improving software quality through self-learning
  • Experience in developing financial applications
  • Experience in Java

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