C++ Engineer Team Lead

  • Tech
  • Barcelona, Spain

C++ Engineer Team Lead

Job description

Qustodio is a fast-growing internet safety startup whose mission is to provide a safe digital experience for every child. Our product is a multi-platform parental control solution that is used and loved by hundreds of thousands of families worldwide. Qustodio has been rated Editors’ Choice by PC Magazine and is one of the leading brands worldwide for Digital Wellbeing.

We're looking for a C++ Engineer Team Lead with strong experience in cross-platform development (Windows / OSX / Linux platforms), programming multi-threaded high-performance apps & services at a low level.

Main responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of Qustodio desktop, SDK, kernel & embedded technical products

  • Translate technical & business requirements into state of the art C++ technical designs & apps

  • Follow proper programming & design best practices and methodologies (UML, TDD, Scrum)

  • Follow and improve company development & QA processes

  • Research customer support cases and improve the Desktop apps quality

  • Provide technical support to other junior profiles

  • Manage and lead the C++ team: communicates company goals and safety practices, motivate team members and assesses performance,  provide help to management, including hiring and training.



  • Software Engineering degree or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of experience as Team Lead

  • Leadership and organizational abilities, strategic thinking

  • 5+years C++ coding highly scalable multi-threaded high performance distributed apps

  • Strong knowledge of Linux/OSX and also Windows platforms

  • Strong knowledge of C++ coding best practices, writing robust leak/crash free apps

  • Strong knowledge of profiling & debugging tools/frameworks

Bonus points for:

  • Socket filters, SSL & Transparent proxies

  • Kernel mode apps

  • Cross-platform code and cross-platform build processes (ie: Cmake)

  • C++11/C++17 knowledge

  • Qt knowledge

  • Install frameworks (MSI, Pkg)

  • Continuous integration and Agile methodologies

  • Embedded systems

Why work with us?

Great question! Here are few reasons...

  • We’re in the very center of Barcelona, on the beautiful and emblematic Passeig de Gràcia

  • Great culture - friendly and emphasizes both teamwork and fun

  • Our company is home to over 15 nationalities

  • Flexible working hours - and there are possibilities to work from home

  • Interesting challenges on networking, security, and scalability for you to grind your skills

  • Competitive salary range

  • Private Health Insurance

  • In-house training and team building events

  • Fully equipped kitchen with free coffee and fruits

  • Free refreshments on Fridays afternoons

  • 23 days of holidays per year