Venture Technology Lead

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeFull Time
Application Deadline October 7, 2019
Experience Required5+ years
Job DurationPermanent
Education RequiredBachelors

Our client in Banking & Finance industry is seeking a Venture Technology Lead in Toronto.
Job Description
What We Are Looking For
We’re looking for talented and passionate Venture Technology Leads to join our team. We want vocal futurists who can advocate their vision – creative problem-solvers who build and lead great engineering teams. Our Technology Leads obsess over writing smart, simple, clean code and strive for the best end-user experience.

 What you’ll do
• Assume the role of technical lead and closely partner with product team on setting product strategy, technology delivery and infrastructure roadmap
• Provide technical leadership and hands-on contribution to software products
• Build MVPs that will prove product-market fit and drive the venture to the next stage to scale the solution.
• Building exciting, customer-focused, engaging applications by focusing on software engineering / design / architecture excellence
• Be a strategic and trusted business partner, building excellent relationships.

About You
• You think digital-first and believe all customer experiences should be simple and effective.
• You’re a creative problem-solver, outcome focused and passionate about building software products and taking ownership.
• You have a desire to grow and take a leadership role over a small technical team.
• You’re a team player and technical mentor, keen to coach others and share ideas with your team.
• You’re an exceptional communicator who is able to articulate technical issues in plain language.

It would be great if you had
• 5 years of solid hands-on experience with a variety of programming languages and frameworks.
• Desire to assume a leadership role of a small technical team.
• Experience with building architecture roadmaps and designing software components from scratch.
• Experience delivering public-facing applications that employ modern user experience and security best practices.

It would be nice if you had
• Experience building and leading high performance software engineering teams (2 – 4 software engineers).
• Previous experience in a startup environment.
• Experience building and deploying solutions to public cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.)
• Experience in managing the application development financials, understanding the overall financials, as well as the KPIs and strategies to achieve the KPIs through the roadmap, marketing, etc.

To apply, send your updated resume to:
Candidates must be in Canada and with valid work permit for being able to apply for this role.