Team Lead Platform Engineer

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 Platform Engineer

Location: Philippines

Your tasks:

  • Responsible for the maintenance, monitoring and development of the current and future performance of the team
  • Coach and mentor the team members, promoting improvement in their professional skills
  • Be responsible for OCD, vacations, absence replacements and training planning
  • Compose operational reports with the team KPIs to the higher management
  • Operate and maintain business critical services and infrastructure, ensure service continuity and availability
  • Deployment, configuration, patching and maintenance of supported systems and related products according to defined policies, processes and procedures
  • Monitoring of running systems, incident and problem management
  • Automation of routine tasks, software provisioning and configuration management
  • Develop and implement system and service monitoring, test backup and recovery plans


  • Lead, administration, organizational and reporting skills
  • Experience in leading small to medium sized multinational teams
  • University degree or educational equivalent in computer science or information technology field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Core knowledge and experience:
  • Linux OS and service configuration
    • IT Automation with Python, Ansible, Puppet
    • System and application performance monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Experience with one or more of the below listed technologies and products:
    • Apache Kafka
    • BMC Control-M


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