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Lead Software Engineer
Front End
Posted on 2/1/2022
Remote • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
UI/UX Design
  • You have years of professional familiarity using the following technologies at scale: Javascript, React, CSS, GraphQL, Git, NPM
  • You have strong knowledge of Web Accessibility and Performance
  • You are passionate about mentorship and helping your team improve personally and professionally
  • You are a stickler when it comes to code quality and a culture of creating and maintaining excellent documentation
  • You are an advocate of TDD and have experience with Jest or other Javascript testing frameworks
  • You seek opportunities to simplify whenever possible
  • You take a collaborative approach to your work; excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You have an eye for design and can call out inconsistencies and/or potential issues with proposed responsive layouts
  • At least 7 years of professional Software Engineering experience and at least 2 years experience supervising and/or formally mentoring other Software Engineers is necessary to be considered for this role
  • Experience working with large SaaS partners and integrations
  • Experience working closely with Product Managers and Product Designers on scoping new features and functionality
  • Experience writing and deploying Serverless functions (AWS Lambda, Cloudflare workers, GCP)
  • Work with Engineers to build our next generation Headless Commerce architecture with Next.js, React, and GraphQL
  • Partner with Digital Product Director, UX Director, and other team leads to develop and execute against roadmaps
  • Work closely with the Director of Engineering to set technical direction for the department
  • Work with Technical Project Manager to prioritize and scope engineering tasks
  • Focus on continually improving code quality, standardization, reliability, and performance
  • Understand our infrastructure and seek opportunities to improve and test it's reliability
  • Implement processes and best practices that emphasize engineering velocity and executing against agreed upon deadlines
  • Directly manage and mentor other Front-end and Full Stack Engineers
  • Provide constructive feedback on Code Reviews
  • Understand what Engineers are working on, allocate resources, pair program, and unblock as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience building architecture & solutions for eCommerce or marketplace businesses; experience with Shopify (especially Storefront and/or Admin APIs) is a plus
  • Expert level React and Javascript. Next.js, Vercel, and Apollo experience is a plus
Company Overview
Thinxtra is empowering Australia and New Zealand's Internet of Things by deploying SIGFOX world-leading LPWAN connectivity