Lead Developer

Fiix SoftwareToronto, ON, Canada4d ago

As a Lead Developer, you will play a key role in our development team by contributing to building truly superior technology that changes the way people work, while nurturing and guiding a team of developers and QAs to their full potential. Reporting to the Manager Engineering, you will be part of the Product team and assist in creating and refining our development processes. 

What you will do:

  • Lead a team of Developers and QA Engineers and dive into some development yourself
  • Act as a bridge between business and development teams, and guide the architecture to scale and meet requirements
  • Oversee design, development and timely delivery of web based applications
  • Collaborate cross functionally with other Lead Developers and Product Managers to ensure objectives are met
  • Create and refine development processes
  • Perform code peer reviews and lead implementation of best practices and standards
  • Coach and inspire your team to create a high-performing culture where individuals can grow their careers as well as contribute to the company's success

What we’re looking for:

  • 7+ years experience developing business critical, high quality applications
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience leading a team with a focus on coaching, mentoring and career development
  • Solid understanding and experience with the following technical skills:
  • Superb track record of developing front-end code for complex web applications for supported browsers and devices
  • Proficiency developing Single Page Applications using modern frameworks like Angular or React
  • SOLID design principles and have contributed to application architecture showcasing common Design Patterns
  • Familiarity with Spring Boot and Java based backend applications architecture
  • Designing REST APIs and producing elegant, self documenting endpoints
  • Docker and AWS or another cloud provider
  • Source control management and issue tracking systems (Git, Bitbucket, JIRA etc.,)
  • Encourage and implement TDD, CI & CD along with other best practices
  • Microservices and CQRS/Event-Sourcing is a big plus
  • Strong believer in a “You build it, you own it, you run it” approach to DevOps
  • Thrive in collaborative environments focused on collective success in achieving group goals
  • Obsess over delivering high quality software and care deeply about code quality, readability, reliability and security
  • Stay calm under pressure and take a systematic approach to problem solving and issue troubleshooting
  • Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field is ideal

Equity Statement

At Fiix, we recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and excellence. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process.

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