Lead Application Engineer

Posted 22.03.2022
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We are looking for an experienced Lead Application Engineer with a passion for architecting and developing solutions. You will be responsible for the technical leadership and the architecture of our application platform. This is a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a new Engineering team. As the Lead Application Engineer you will collaborate with WayWiser's CTO, Executive Team, and Product Team to create and support the vision for our products.

Skills needed:

  • 5 to 7 years as a Lead Engineer, hiring, leading, running a full-stack Engineering team for a consumer facing product (app, web, services).
  • 10+ years overall engineering experience.
  • Understand the architectural difference between solution approaches and communicate the advantages/disadvantages of your recommendation to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • AWS infrastructure and architecture.
  • MongoDB, relational database, and other data platforms.
  • Mid-tier frameworks such as NestJS/Node.js.
  • ReactNative and React frameworks.
  • DevOps and automated CI/CD processes and platforms.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with start-up or scale-up organizations.
  • Experience developing, releasing, and managing B2C

Role and responsibilities:

  • Owning and defining application architecture and leading Engineering team.
  • Ensure application architecture and platform align to scalability, responsiveness, and resiliency goals.
  • Develop and implement best-practices for software Engineering, DevOps and quality, and ensure implementation across Engineering teams.
  • Create the technical roadmap to align with business and product strategies.
  • Collaborate with the product team to ensure priorities within product features.
  • Lead technical discussions with product owners and business leaders.
  • Create an Engineering team culture that fosters learning and consistent, predictable delivery.
  • Work with the product team and others to define technical approaches and alternatives on concepts in design.
  • Hire and lead a high-performing Engineering team.
  • Determine goals, KPIs, and metrics for Engineering and collaborate with outsourced Engineering partner as we build our in-house team.
  • Mentoring, coaching and personnel management of Engineers.
  • Hands-on development of product features and the architecture to support them.
  • Perform code reviews to ensure code quality and provide coaching/feedback to Engineering team members.

Candidate Qualities:

  • Has experience with React Native, EXPO, React, NodeJS, MongoDB
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Posted 22.03.2022