IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Lead Backend Engineer/Architect to join our client in Vancouver, BC.
Why work with our client?
Understand the overall architecture for the InSight SaaS web application, and enhance it over time for quality and scalability, as major new features are added
Contribute to sprint planning, providing high-level technical design and effort estimates, and reviewing product specifications and technical designs as necessary
Design, implement, and maintain features in the InSight SaaS web application
Collaborate with PM, QA, Webapp Development and Data Science teams across our San Francisco, Vancouver, and Eastern European offices, and provide mentorship to junior engineers
Ensure production uptime and performance through good software architecture, and resolve production issues with our Support and Operations teams as needed
Top Skills Required
BS in Computer Science from a top university. Additional MS in Computer Science preferred
Strong sense of technical design, with ability to keep the customer view in context
10+ years of experience developing software products, preferable in an enterprise market
5+ years of experience developing web-based SaaS applications, and seeing them through multiple releases
2+ years of experience providing technical leadership of a team
Deep experience and interest in backend web development
Experience and interest in frontend web development is a plus
Proficiency in Python or similar backend web and application development language
Proficiency in relational databases and SQL
Product and customer orientation
Good communication skills - both written and verbal. Quick learner, and a strong team player
Must be legally eligible to work in Canada
Why work with us?
Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile
IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.
This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities. We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.
We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.
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Job: Lead Backend Engineer/Architect Id: 15677
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