Tech Lead/ Solution Architect – REF 254 – 01

Full Time, Permanent
Remote in Europe and South America

 

Purpose of the Role

The Tech Lead will oversee an international virtual team building an excellent product that allows brands to focus every minute on growing their business and achieving their goals and objectives.
The product built enables e-commerce companies to have a working understanding that’s second to none, while removing the burden of tasks from production to fulfillment to customer service and allowing them to focus on what’s important – growing their business. Your role will be to further develop the platform and ultimately take it to the next level.

As a well established engineering and technology leader you will direct a highly specialized team of seasoned IT professionals working on the design and development of a marketplace system. You will lead and expand the technology initiatives from technical and non-technical stakeholders, while leveraging critical thinking, business know-how and excellent communication. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the VP of Product and the leadership team to set the strategy
  • Offer hands on technical mentorship to engineering teams participating in architecture design, code review, pair programming, and implementation of proven software design patterns
  • Accelerate and optimize developer velocity by helping to implement best practices and owning results
  • Engage with Product Management, QA, Data Analytics, DevOps teams to support the delivery efforts
  • Ensure scalability and performance of the platform
  • Participate in recruiting diverse top tier engineering talent 

Required Experience & Knowledge

  • 7+ years development experience delivering successful highly scalable technology solutions
  • Experience managing cross functional/multidisciplinary distributed teams
  • Strong mastery of modern web technologies and JavaScript frameworks, particularly React and Node
  • Well versed in software engineering principles, frameworks and Java ecosystem
  • Deep experience working with AWS and/or GCP
  • Database Experience – RDBMS like MSSQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL
  • Experience using Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience with modern devstack (Docker, Kubernetes) as well as cloud hosting solutions
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux environments

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to create value and quality client service experience
  • Ability to work with the professionals in multicultural virtual work environment

Required Education & Qualifications

  • Excellent English both written and spoken
  • BS or MA in Computer Science, or relevant work experience

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