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Engineering Director / Sr. Engineering Director / Prague Development Center Site Lead

Prague, Czech Republic


Azul has made a strategic decision to extend the development team in Europe. Thus, we are looking for a highly qualified team leader who would manage our Java engineering team in Prague and execute as an effective director for the on-site operations activities. You will be responsible for hiring, supervising, managing, and motivating team members on a daily basis.

As a team leader, you will be contacting all other Azulians across the globe and will be working with Open Source community members, so your communication skills should be excellent. You should be very well known and respected by the local engineering community. You should be familiar with the local job market, labor law specifics, and have experience working with local service providers.


  • Deep knowledge of Java Ecosystem and Technologies
  • Proven work experience as a team leader or supervisor
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and leadership skills
  • Organizational and time-management skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Budget management experience required
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule (nights and weekends, as needed)
  • Degree in Management or training in team leading is a plus


  • Focus on hiring top talent for the team
  • Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture
  • Set clear team charter, responsibilities, and goals
  • Recognize high performance and reward accomplishments
  • Encourage creativity and risk-taking
  • Oversee daily engineering and on-site operations
  • Work on local entity establishment
  • Maintain and adhere to the site/team budget
  • Engage with landlords, local services agencies, bank, and governmental organizations
  • Establish and enforce all workplace policies and procedures

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