javascript tech lead (react/vue, node) in Melbourne CBD

santosh chacko, randstad
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Our client is a reputed industry leader in their area of expertise within the Fintech Arena.

With the advent of a high profile projects underway, they are currently on the hunt for a highly competent Tech Lead to take ownership of a platform and drive direction for a team of highly talented Developers

Some of the Key responsibilities and Focus of the role will involve:

  • Building positive on-going cooperative relationships with internal stakeholders as well as Development teams
  • Undertaking professional development and research to maintain an expert level of competency in the languages and frameworks
  • Demonstrate a commitment to teamwork and the maintenance of a collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Lead their team towards an architectural vision
  • Provide day-to-day technical guidance and professional development to team members
  • Conduct team meetings as required to ensure alignment
  • Ensure appropriate unit testing tools are used by the team and that code coverage of 80%+ is attained and maintained

Key technical skills involves:

  • >7yrs software Development and Tech Leading or real Software Engineering experience
  • Programming languages and frameworks of their team – e.g. Vue/React, Javascript, Node
  • Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, CloudFront, RDS, Route53) advantageous
  • Kubernetes advantageous
  • Postgres, MySQL or similar
  • Gitlab or similar
  • Good Linux command line skills across Ubuntu and/or Centos/RedHat
  • Jenkins, Gitlab CI or similar
  • Containers (docker)
  • Test Driven Development
  • Design Patterns
  • Domain Driven Design
  • Dependency Injection
  • Refactoring
  • Mocking
  • Web and API security (OWASP)

Besides having strong technical skills, you will also need to have impeccable written and verbal communication skills. You will need to be someone who is looking to work and always thinking of the "User" and if there is a better way of doing things based on the feedback you're receiving.

Ideally, you will be someone who contributes to the online community (Github, Stack overflow) and are involved with peers in terms of working on innovative technologies, methods and projects.

This is a role for a Development Technologist who is highly passionate about the best one can deliver for the Business objectives and for the team as a whole.

If you think you have what it takes for this role, then please send through a cover-letter justifying yours suitability for the role in "Word" with regards to the above-mentioned points and click on the ‘apply-now’ tab.

Ref: 90M0378583

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Tech Lead, Vue, React, Javascript, Postgres, AWS


Relevant Tertiary Qualifications

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree