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Software Team Lead

Company: Hamilton Porter
Location: Chicago
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Lead Software Engineer - REMOTE - MERN stack - serverless AWS - Series A start-up - SaaS Supply Chain Product - ($185K - $225K DOE) full benefits & Equity/Unlimited PTO
Join as an acting hands on leader to a growing series A start-up, that has launched an already profitable SaaS product. We are a 50 person and growing fully remote organization, headquartered out of Canada with a talented and passionate team of folks divided between the US & Canada. We are proud to be offering a software solution that is tackling a supply chain need specific to the dairy industry. With very little quality competition, we have the privilege of leveraging a much needed solution to a long unaddressed issue. If you are motivated to join a company in which you can be impactful from day 1, launch a new data focused product, solving interesting supply chain issues, in a fun and driven company culture, check us out!
Reporting directly to the VP of Engineering, you will be responsible for building up a team of talented MERN stack Engineers leading a brand new product group, the Quality & Processing team. Your team will be tasked with creating and maintaining data pipelines, APIs, and dashboards for ingesting and publishing quality data as well as ensuring the product is being delivered correctly at the various stages in the supply chain. As the first hire to this product group you will be tasked with serving as the hands on subject matter expert in scaling AWS products focused around Data and Backend Engineering. Expect to quickly hire a team of around 5 talented developers and then juggle a role balancing between 60% hands on development and 40% leadership activities.

  • 8+ years of full lifecycle software engineering, preferably using dynamic languages. Experienced with mobile and web products.
  • Recent Production programming experience with MERN stack
  • An expertise in AWS Cloud Engineering comfortable with AWS Glue, lambdas, Athena, Batch, etc.
  • Comfortable working in a fast pace startup-like environment
  • Architect scalable and performant systems that drive internal business operations using data processing pipelines and machine learning
  • Experience building, maintaining, and using APIs
  • Experience taking old monolithic architecture and restructure into an event driven architecture.
  • A friendly, humble personality that understands priorities and is hungry to learn
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or similar
    We Offer:
    • Competitive salary thinking $185k - $225k DOE plus early stage equity (If you love this role but not that salary, let us know, we're constantly reevaluating market trends to ensure we meet or exceed industry standards)
    • Unlimited PTO and flex time, with completely flexible work hours, night owl or early riser? Doesn't matter here
    • Enhanced Health & Dental coverage across North America
    • Remote work environment but if you want an office we've got hubs in Halifax, St. John's or Minneapolis
    • Tools - need the latest software to perform more efficiently? Just ask.
    • Monthly guest speakers from shark trainers to graffiti artist to astronomers, who do you want to hear talk, let us know.
      Apply today, or send resumes directly to:

Keywords: Hamilton Porter, Chicago , Software Team Lead, IT / Software / Systems , Chicago, Illinois

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