Team Lead Application Engineering

Wirecard AG is one of the world’s leading independent providers of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions. The Wirecard Group has been supporting companies in accepting electronic payments from all sales channels. A global multi-channel platform bundles international payment acceptances and methods, supplemented by fraud prevention solutions. When it comes to issuing their own payment instruments in the form of cards or mobile payment solutions, Wirecard provides companies with an end-to-end infrastructure, including the requisite licenses for card and account products.

Wirecard AG is listed on the Frankfurt Securities Exchange (TecDAX, ISIN DE0007472060, WDI).

Position: Team Lead Application Engineering

Location: Philippines

Your tasks

  • Responsible for the maintenance, monitoring and development of the current and future performance of the team
  • Organize people and resources towards the effective and efficient pursuit of objectives and promote commitment to a clear strategy
  • Coach and mentor the team members, promoting improvement in their professional skills
  • Co-operate with other teams in Wirecard to identify, track and follow up on common topics, issues and priorities
  • Pro-actively introduce, promote and implement modern IT operations best practices and processes that allow the team to provide impeccable services
  • Be responsible for OCD, vacations, absence replacements and training planning
  • Compose operational reports with the team KPIs to the higher management


  • University degree or educational equivalent in computer science or information technology field, or several years of equivalent work experience
  • Experience in leading small to medium sized multinational teams
  • Ability to resolve problems and conflicts, ability to motivate team members
  • Experience in collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, Slack), automation (Jenkins, Terraform, Packer, GitLab, Rundeck), configuration (Puppet, Ansible), monitoring (ELK Stack, Datadog, Nagois), and scripting languages (Phyton, Shell)
  • Experience in supporting highly available production systems (HA setup, Production deployments and support best practices, Production systems monitoring)
  • Ability to work effectively in a technically complex and agile environment with multi-tier application architectures
  • Organized and detail-oriented personality, accompanied with strong analytical and decision making abilities on Go/No-Go scenarios
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English


  • World Leading Listed Organization
  • Attractive benefits
  • Excellent learning exposure