Technical Lead – React/ Node.js

Technical Lead - React/ Node.js

N/A Id: 15967 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Technical Lead – React/Node.js to join our client in Toronto, ON.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Build scalable, reliable, secure systems using open-source technologies that align with the Technology Strategy. 
  • Combine Java, Spring Boot, Node.js, AngularJS, React.js as required and appropriate for each project. 
  • Leverage data, caching and search solutions such as MongoDB, MySQL, Kafka, Redis, Memcached, Elasticsearch, Solr to build performant, data-rich solutions. 
  • Secure access to solutions leveraging standards such as OAuth2 and OpenID Connect. 
  • Play a pivotal role in the mentorship, guidance, and performance of the Engineers who report directly to you. 
  • Leader by example for the quality of code created by your team members to ensure optimal balance of code quality metrics such as coupling, cohesion, testability. 
  • Lead Agile Engineering teams with Designers and Strategists to continuously iterate, validate and build feedback into the solution. 
  • Collaborate closely with the team Project Manager as the subject matter expert in client meetings and demos. 
  • Contribute to the design and implementation of solution archetypes that are composed into complex, cloud native solution architectures. 
  • Contribute to the continuous evolution of  open-source, cloud-first technology strategy. 
  • Work with our partner technologies within projects including Azure, DotCMS and Red Hat. 


Top Skills Required

  • 5+ years experience in front-end web development. 
  • Strong hands on experience with React including JavaScript, Typescript and CSS. 
  • Extensive experience working with Node.js - Express.js 
  • Proven experience leading a team of engineers in multiple projects, including mentoring junior engineers and guiding their professional growth. 
  • Extensive and excellent client-facing skills. 
  • Must be a problem solver who gets excited about challenging engineering puzzles. 
  • Astute and passionate about engineering digital solutions that solves real business problems. 
  • Should willing to learn and absorb the rapid changes in the software engineering industry. 
  • Should be willing to approach all projects with ruthless focus on the end-user and customer. 
  • Must be a team player, and this will be demonstrated through setting team members up for success. 
  • 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


About Us

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.