Tech Lead

Location Sydney, New South Wales
Discipline Technology
We are looking for a Tech Lead to produce scalable software solutions. You’ll work on amazing projects with a high level of autonomy and be responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.
 
As our Tech Lead you should be comfortable around both front-end and back-end coding languages, development frameworks and third-party libraries. You should also be a team player with a knack for visual design and utility.
 
We are a mission orientated and outcome focused organisation with no set work hours, you get to drive your own schedule based on achieving objectives. We have an existing world-leading platform & are developing new platforms for a diverse range of clients across the globe in supremely important missions.
 
Responsibilities
  • Work with the team to ideate software solutions
  • Design client-side and server-side architecture
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Write effective APIs
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Create security and data protection settings
  • Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design
  • Write technical documentation
  • Work with data scientists and analysts to improve software
 
Requirements
  • Proven experience as a Tech Lead or similar role
  • Experience developing SaaS based platforms
  • Familiarity with common stacks
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/ CSS, JavaScript, XML, jQuery)
  • Knowledge of back-end languages (e.g. Python or PHP) and JavaScript frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Node.js)
  • Familiarity with databases (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB), web servers and UI/UX design
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Organizational skills
  • An analytical mind
Although this is the tech stack we are working with, we are not anchored to any framework or tech.
 
Benefits
  • Work with an organisation whose mission matters, we are fighting crime with software
  • Exciting projects in the pipeline
  • Have the freedom to change framework and tech
  • We are outcome focussed, work the hours that suit you
  • Lead as we scale
  • Up to 10% bonus
  • Fully remote options
  • No micromanagement
  • Fly to catch up with colleagues once a month – we have a distributed team – Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Tasmania