This is a full-time position
We’re looking for a Technical Lead who can craft beautiful experiences and is interested in leading teams and projects. You have a deep understanding of how modern applications should be built and maintained. You’ll work closely with designers, engineers and client stakeholders to plan and develop new applications and establish a holistic point of view on the what, why, and how of the way we build solutions.
You’ll be active in making and advising on core decisions throughout projects and must be willing to take risks, thoroughly assess proposed approaches, have an understanding of agile and be open to contributing to the success of team members around you.
We pride ourselves in building things that last, things that have a real impact, that people come back to and use every day and here is a chance to do exactly that.Every day we’re challenging ourselves to do something new, to innovate and to create real, meaningful work that helps our users and our clients. Let’s explore the solution space together!
This role requires experience with modern JS development frameworks like Angular and/or React. An understanding of full-stack development with relevant experience is a bonus.
Planning projects and creating technical solutions and delivery pathways. Working with teams to deliver projects and communicating risks and opportunities for delivery. Works closely with clients to manage relationships and develop technical and delivery strategy.
Running team development and performing 1:1’s with the team. Career growth and plans for team members.
Works with team members to develop solutions to technical challenges.
Creates technology proposals for projects and defines roles. Key stakeholder that works with team and clients to outline timeline, manage project and health.
Involved with client pitches and technical solutions. Plans and organizes when features in projects will be completed. Can create development solutions for teams to execute within. Capable of executing projects from initial development to deployment.
Has launched projects with teams. Executed as an individual contributor within a team and as a leader.
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Our goal at Playground is to create a space where we can be our best selves, where we can do our best work and where we can support each other in doing so. We want to nurture an empathetic, collaborative and inclusive office culture. You can read more about our values and how we work toward that end in our Code of Conduct.
Resumes are useful, but they don’t say much about a developer’s skills or passion. We would love to see either a portfolio of work or links to relevant apps in production with some context on your role in the work. It’s useful for us if you also send along an explanation of your background, what you like to work on, and what excites you about working at Playground.
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Playground Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
We are committed to ensuring a barrier-free, accessible and inclusive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Upon individual request, we will endeavour to remove any barrier to the hiring process to accommodate candidates with disabilities. Please inform us should accommodation be required at any point during the recruitment and selection process.