Software Engineering Team Lead

Who we are?

A global company with a diverse and talented team. We dream, create, and succeed as one. Collaboration, open feedback, innovation, and growth aren’t just words here; they’re our DNA. We’re doers who value action over words and are committed to excellence, mutual support, and continuous learning. Redis offers more than a job; your voice matters here – join us and redefine what’s possible.

Why Redis?

It’s an opportunity to thrive with cutting-edge real-time technology, a robust go-to-market strategy, and a commitment to pushing boundaries. We are the driving force behind Open-Source Redis, the world’s most loved in-memory database, and Redis Enterprise serving over 10,000 customers worldwide, to reimagine how fast they can process, analyze, make predictions, and take action on the data they generate.

Why would you love this job?

The team is building the next-generation, high-performance key-value storage engine as part of the Redis product.

What you’ll do: 

  • Leading a team of 5 developers
  • Work closely with the product team to build and clarify the roadmap and help define the requirements of the upcoming features and performance KPIs
  • Full responsibility and hands-on work on the development lifecycle including designs, development, code reviews, testing, and deployment/production aspects, GitHub admin, etc.
  • Become a leading expert in Rocksdb Speedb codebase
  • Oversee code quality and standards
  • Establish group and individual objectives, provide regular, constructive feedback and increase employee engagement, staff development, training, and mentoring
  • Create a positive team environment and a strong DNA

What will you need to have? 

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science/Software Engineering/other relevant fields in a leading university or equivalent impressive work experience
  • 5+ years of proven track record of leading R&D teams
  • 6+ years of experience as a C++ Software developer
  • Proven ability to hire, retain and grow top industry talent
  • Good technical skills with a deep understanding of the development lifecycle, methodologies & best practices
  • strong business and technical vision
  • Ability to execute end-to-end from design to implementation
  • Strong English – Write, Read and Speak


We give back to our employees: 

Our culture is what makes Redis a fun and rewarding place to work. To support you at work and beyond, we offer all our Israel team members fantastic benefits and perks:

  • Competitive salaries and equity grants
  • Flexible working options
  • Frequent team celebrations and recreation events
  • Lunch stipends
  • Home internet & phone stipend
  • Gym membership for a healthy mind and body
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Ability to influence a high-performance company on its way to IPO 



As a global company, we value a culture of curiosity, diversity of thought, and innovation from our employees, customers, and partners. Redis is committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where all employees’ differences are celebrated and supported, and everyone feels safe to bring their authentic selves to work. Redis is dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national orientation, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, Veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We strive to create a workplace where every voice is heard, and every idea is respected.
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