Optibus is passionate about the future of mass transit – we want more people to use it, and we believe it should take center stage as the world of mobility changes around us.

Our vision is to be the technology engine behind better and more efficient means of mass transit, making it the first choice for passengers and cities alike.

Our technology is at the center of making this happen, with a unique combination of AI and optimization algorithms,  since better scheduling and operations make for better mass transit service, for all. We’re a well-funded startup that’s quickly becoming a leader in the space – and our culture reflects this: we like fun and super smart people, and we’re pretty serious about making mass transit radically better.

Software Team Lead in Data Team

Tel Aviv

About The Position

Optibus is passionate about the future of mass transit – we want more people to use it, and we believe it should take center stage as the world of mobility changes around us.Our vision is to be the technology engine behind better and more efficient means of mass transit, making it the first choice for passengers and cities alike.Our technology is at the center of making this happen, with a unique combination of AI and optimization algorithms, since better scheduling and operations make for better mass transit service, for all. We’re a well-funded startup that is quickly becoming a leader in the space – and our culture reflects this: we like fun and super smart people, and we’re pretty serious about making mass transit radically better. We were chosen for 300 cities, and our customers are some of the largest mass transit operators in the world.

We are s looking for a Software Team Lead in Data Team to join us. We are looking for an experienced professional with superb interpersonal skills, software engineering background and experience building backend services at scale, as well as deploying them into production.

As a Software Team Lead in Data Team you will be responsible for managing and implementing all data integrations in our innovative product. You will work closely with the various departments in the company including Product, Sales, Solutions and other R&D teams, as well as meet our clients in person and cooperate with them to integrate their data to and from Optibus’ system. In addition, you will be responsible for recruiting and building the data integration team from scratch.

Requirements

  • 4+ years experience of hands-on backend development using Python. Alternatively 6+ years experience using one or more of Java, Go, C#
  • 2+ years experience as a software team lead. Exceptional candidates with no prior management experience will be considered
  • BS degree in Computer Science , Software Engineering, or related domains
  • Proficiency in English, additional languages are an advantage
  • Willingness to travel to client sites (once every 1-3 months)
  • An excellent record in army service / academic studies / prior roles
  • A great team player and an ability to function in a fluid environment with minimal guidance and supervision

It will be great if you have: 

  • Background in data integrations, analytics, ETL or similar
  • Experience in communicating with clients
  • Experienced in Agile methodologies and CI/CD processes
  • Experience in the mobility domain

Apply for this position