Lead С++ Developer

Kyiv, Full Time

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Skylum allows millions of photographers to make incredible images faster. We automate photo editing with the power of Artificial Intelligence yet leave all the creative control in the hands of the artist. Our software gives rise to entirely new ways to enjoy photography, and we simply can’t do it without an awesome team of engineers and visionaries behind every release. You can change the way people imagine their photos to be.

Skills we look for:

  • At least 5 years of professional C++ development experience;
  • At least 2 years in team management;
  • The ability to set goals clearly and to focus on the result of work;
  • The ability to motivate the team and lead it to success;
  • The ability to estimate the scope and duration of work;
  • Good communications and coordination skills;


Would be a plus:

  • Experience with Image processing;
  • Experience in writing high performance code;
  • Work experience in video game industry;


Your daily tasks will be:

  • Manage the team of 5+ developers;
  • Planning, prioritization and decomposition of tasks;
  • Control of deadlines and completed tasks in teams;
  • Assessment and development of team members;
  • Manage code base and preserve best code practices;
  • Collaborate closely with the product teams;
  • Constantly looking for new ways to improve the code base using the latest technologies;
  • Work with the team to optimise the development process and participate in lessons learned sessions;

What we offer:

For personal growth:

  • A chance to work with a strong team and a unique opportunity to make substantial contributions to our award-winning photo editing tools;
  • An educational allowance to ensure that your skills stay sharp;
  • English and German classes to strengthen your capabilities and widen your knowledge.

For comfort:

  • A great environment where you’ll work with true professionals and amazing colleagues whom you’ll call friends quickly;
  • The choice of working remotely or in our office space located on Podil, equipped with everything you might need for productive and comfortable work.

For health:

  • Medical insurance;
  • Twenty-one days of paid sick leave per year;
  • Healthy fruit snacks full of vitamins to keep you energized.

For leisure:

  • Twenty-one days of paid vacation per year;
  • Fun times at our frequent team-building activities;
  • Corporate events at least two times per year.