North America / Canada / ON / Markham /

Technology & Engineering

#: 743999723636461 / 50241503

Mid-Senior Level

Full-Time

Job Description

TECH LEAD, Consumer Intelligence Technology, Markham/GTA

YOU’LL BUILD TECH THAT EMPOWERS GLOBAL BUSINESSES

Our Connect Technology teams are working on our new Connect platform, a unified, global, open data ecosystem powered by Microsoft Azure. Our clients around the world rely on Connect data and insights to innovate and grow.

As Tech Lead, you’ll be responsible for empowering a team of smart, highly skilled technologists who are passionate about learning and prototyping cutting-edge technologies. Right now our platform is based in Java/C++, Python, Spring Boot, AngularJS, Postgres, MongoDB, and Snowflake, and we continue to adopt the best of the breed in cloud-native, low-latency technologies. We value CI/CD in everything that we develop. 

WHAT YOU’LL DO: 

  • Lead your team in the architecture, design, and development of highly available, low latency, cloud-native applications
  • Conduct code reviews, troubleshoot, and ensure your team’s adherence to the highest level of quality in writing complex, maintainable code to develop scalable, flexible, and user-friendly applications
  • Work with other Tech Leads and stakeholders throughout projects of varying scope and complexity
  • Mentor junior and mid-level developers.

WE’RE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE: 

  • Results oriented technologist with experience in ecommerce / retail.
  • Hands-on experience with NLP and ML: text mining, text classification, machine translation, feature engineering, etc.
  • Great foundational leadership skills, including experience managing a small team of technologists
  • Ability to conduct code reviews, troubleshoot code and direct architecture & design decisions
  • Self starter, independent, problem solver.
  • Good track record of successful project delivery and handling projects under pressure.
  • Exceptional project management skills, with experience managing projects of varying scope and scale, preferably in an agile environment
  • Excellent English communication skills, with the ability to effectively interface across cross-functional technology teams and the business 
  • Minimum B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field

Qualifications

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