Technical Lead (hands on)

Connido is an early stage start-up on a mission to make parenting simpler. We are developing an innovative wearable, data driven parenting solution to help millions of parents monitor and improve their baby's and their own wellbeing; and launching our first product spring 2019. We are a small but strong, passionate and driven team of parents, doctors, product developers and engineers with a vision is to build a connected platform that grows with families.

The Role

We are looking for a hands-on technical lead to develop our powerful back-end and front-end platform that integrates with our wearable solution.

Responsibilities

  • Own and take responsibility for the development, testing and deployment of backend services
  • Work with broader team members to define features, use cases, requirements and tasks to accomplish short and long-term product goals. Also manage the back-end and front-end team
  • Ensure that any code written or reviewed is readable, well documented, versioned and testable to ensure best coding practices.
  • Use agile methodologies and principles and rapid prototyping to accomplish our MVP launch.
  • Communicate complex technological ideas and concepts clearly and effectively to rest of the team

You must demonstrate extensive experience and understanding of ALL these concepts:

  • Design, development, testing and deployment of RESTful APIs.
  • Agile, TDD and BDD development methodologies.
  • Distributed, highly concurrent and message driven architectures.
  • Coding best practices and fundamental design patterns.
  • Relational and Non-relational databases including Data modelling

Required Technologies:

  • Proficient knowledge in NodeJS, Javascript (ES6).
  • Experience in ANY of these programming languages: Python, Ruby, Java, Scala, Typescript.
  • Experience in ANY of these databases: MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB,  RethinkDB,
  • Big data stack: ELK - ElasticSearch, Logstash and Kibana (Or similar)
  • AWS: EC2, S3, CloudFront, Elastic Load Balancers (or any other cloud service).
  • Virtualization Tools:  Docker
  • Http Servers: Nginx (or any other Http server).
  • Continuous Integration: CircleCI, Jenkins. (or any other CI tool)
  • RabbitMQ (or any other message broker).
  • Cloud publisher/subscriber services: PubNub (Or similar)
  • Desirable experience in ANY of these technologies: HTML5, CSS3, React, React-Native; and previous start-up & IOT platform experience.

Qualifications

A bachelor or higher degree in a relevant discipline & development experience of at least 7 years.

Benefits

  • ­­­­­­­­­­Competitive salary and benefits aligned with industry norms; and stock options on offer for right person
  • Work with a world class team that includes experienced product designers, engineers, and doctors
  • Work in the United Kingdom in the heart of London’s – Visa sponsorship provided by company (If required)
  • Opportunity to shape our vision and product development from early stage; and grow with us

If you believe you have what it takes to lead Connido’s IoT strategy and development, then please send your CV along with a brief introduction to yourself to


  • Colloquio online
  • Are you willing to move to London, United Kingdom in the coming months?