About your role
We require a Tech Lead who is still “front-end focused” . Applications are pure client side and the backend API built on lambda and NodeJS. This is already built and in maintenance mode
- Hands-on role with 70% coding and 30% coordination of the engineers.
- Oversees the delivery for virtual team that expands across backend, frontend and data.
- Be able to manage Internal team and manage the pressure. Filter the noise/distraction/pressure for the team. Help to focus on priorities and deadlines.
- Role needs to be able to have conversations with stakeholders on where it sits in the roadmap
- 8+ years of diverse technology organisation experience
- 5+ years of AWS experience
- API experience
- Communication is key. Comfortable to push back and manage requests from all directions.
- Background in software development with current ability to code in one of NodeJS, Python, Ruby or Java
- Good understanding of and experience with web services (ReST interfaces), data and integration patterns.. Some experience of reverse proxies, web servers, gateways preferable
- Good understanding and experience with security architecture, governance and policy in an online setting.