Software Engineering Lead
MySay is seeking to recruit a Software Engineering Lead to help manage, build, setup and maintain our software stack.
Key Purpose of Role
You are a well-rounded software engineer, with deep expertise in PHP (Laravel framework), MySQL, as well as experience in managing a cloud based infrastructure (AWS). You are well versed in software architecture, and are able to build RESTful API’s in your sleep. You have previous experience in managing and leading a team of talented and opinionated softwaree engineers.
Specific responsibilities include:
. Manage and lead our software engineering team comprising of fullstack, and native mobile developers.
. Align with the Product Manager on priorities and roadmap.
· Optimize the aws based infrastructure while maintaining a scalable and fault taulerant setup.
· Put in place an optimized CI/CD pipeline.
· Collaborate closely with the CTO on optimizing the existing architecture, and experiment with patterns.
Key Skills / Competencies Required
· Ability to work collaboratively.
· Ability to lead and coach developers.
· Ability to deliver results under pressure with rapidly evolving propositions, and business needs.
· Strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking.
· Good communication skills: written and oral.
· Pragmatically creative.
· Knowledge of website analytics tools (e.g., Google Analytics).
· 10+ years of experience in Programming and 5+ years of technical leadership.