Engineering Team Lead

Science Suite Inc. (BioRender

This is an exciting, hands-on position with a lot of autonomy and the opportunity to flourish in a leadership role. We are looking for someone who is not only a stellar software developer with a lot of web development experience, but also someone with the managerial mindset and technical leadership experience to lead a small team.

Our ideal fit

  • Motivated self-starter who is dedicated to building scalable software products that users love
  • Has technical leadership experience managing and growing a high-performing team
  • Is knowledgeable in our stack (React.js, Node.js, MongoDB, Typescript, AWS/Heroku) and has experience working on a large-scale React project
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves working on a diverse array of projects that span cross-disciplinary teams
  • Curious, enjoys asking questions, and thinks outside of the box
  • High-reaching, results-focused, and metrics-driven
  • Takes initiative and loves solving big problems
  • Wants to revolutionize how science is communicated around the world

Role Objectives

  • Own the technical roadmap and mentorship for a team of 3-4 developers
  • Assist in interviewing and hiring
  • Scope and lead large technical projects that will directly impact hundreds of thousands of scientists around the world
  • Lead implementation of projects, including architecture, testing, team coordination, code reviews, QA and maintenance
  • Participate in design, coding, testing, debugging, configuration and documenting of code

What you bring to the table

  • Strong technical background in web development and frontend (4+ years)
  • You've previously worked on a large-scale React project or similar framework (Angular or Vue.js)
  • You've demonstrated the ability to solve complex architectural problems, think about tradeoffs and systems design
  • You have a strong track record of both management and technical leadership and driving results from your team
  • You have experience working on a team with a mature scrum/agile process
  • Legally authorized to work in Canada