Team Lead Lua

London, UK
Badoo – Engineering
Badoo is a social network for meeting new people, the largest Internet company in Western Europe. Today Badoo has 400+ million users worldwide. Badoo developments such as php-fpm, pinba, and blitz are well known in the opensource community.
Our offices are conveniently located in the center of London and in the center of Moscow - these cities are close to us in spirit.

We are looking for a person passionate about complicated systems and diverse teams. You are going to dive into an extraordinary world of Anti-Spam, take the ownership of the team of Business-logic, identify vector of ongoing and potential attacks.


    • Build an efficient team of business-logic (communication, tutoring, team assessment, onboarding)
    • Set goals, control implementation, check the result
    • Participate in the development of Antispam architecture and infrastructure
    • Improve and develop the new heuristics of Anti-spam
    • Detect new patterns of spam
    • Understand business problem and prioritize tasks


    • Achieve goals
    • Lua or any other popular programming language - understand weak and strong parts of the language (be ready to learn Lua quickly, we’ll help!)
    • Meet deadlines and highlight problems on time
    • Be result-oriented and take the responsibility


    • Experience in management of a team up to 10 people
    • Work with anti-spam, anti-fraud or similar systems
    • Understanding of network basics, web and network security
    • Strong knowledge of Lua or PHP
    • Experience with analytical tools (i.e. Zeppelin, Jupyter, etc…)