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Engineering Manager

  • Location: State of New South Wales
  • Salary: Competitive Daily Rate per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Ross Soutar
  • Expiry Date: 27 January 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -092020-452359

The Role

Your day-to-day tasks will include the responsibilities of a Lead Node.js Developer as well as managing the team as the Engineering Manager. As a Developer you'll work on designing and implementing backend business logic and exposing it through REST API. You will also be responsible for the overall project structure/architecture and its new features. You will also have an opportunity to integrate it with frontend frameworks such as React and GraphQL. As Engineering Manager, you will guide a team of up to 5 Developers and help them grow by setting personal & technical goals and assisting in achieving them. You will also conduct technical interviews, technically onboard green hands in your team, and conduct evaluation of your changes.

Technical Skills

  • Have at least 5 years of commercial experience in Node.js development
  • Have experience with at least one Nodejs frameworks (Express, Nest, Hapi)
  • Strong experience designing and developing cloud native software (AWS/Lambda/DynamoDB/CloudFormation etc)
  • Be able to create software in a modern software development language (ReactJS, NodeJS)
  • Experience with HTML templating frameworks, HTML markup and Javascript
  • Experience in working with and designing REST APIs
  • Ability to design schemas with at least one databases (PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL)
  • Basic DevOps knowledge: Docker, AWS, Google Cloud
  • Experience in mentoring or teaching other people

Personal Skills

  • Previous experience as an Engineering Manager or Team Leader
  • Previous experience giving feedback and experience in code review
  • Experience conducting technical interviews during the recruitment process
  • Experience conducting evaluation meetings
  • Strong understanding of JS framework (React, Angular, Vue)
  • Have the ability to write unit tests (Karma/Jasmine, Jest)

What's on offer?

  • All new feature development
  • Cutting edge technology stack
  • Flexible working culture: working remotely until further notice
  • Friendly, fun & motivated working environment
  • Chance of further extension

If you would like to discuss further, please apply and we will contact you asap for a confidential discussion!

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