• Technical Lead Manager

Location : Hyderabad
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Job Description
About Us :
For over 25 years, Options Executive Search has provided customized recruitment and HR consultancy services, helping IT, Manufacturing and Financial Service companies find professionals with 5+ years’ experience. We have helped put together core teams in hundreds of startups (venture- and PE-funded companies) and established companies (Indian and foreign MNCs).
Roles and Responsibility :

About the company:

It is a well funded, venture backed, and offers competitive salaries, bonus, substantial equity and growth opportunities for the right candidates. We?re a fast-growing, young company out of Google, MIT, Twitter and leading startups. We have offices in Santa Monica, CA, Brooklyn, NY, Scottsdale, AZ and Hyderabad, India. We?re also looking to build a presence in Dallas, TX.

 

Designation: Technical Lead Manager

 

Job Description:

 

OPPORTUNITY

 

This is your break-out opportunity to join a rapidly growing startup as its technical lead, one of the key roles in the company.

 

You will partner directly with the technical founder and creator of the product to take it to the next level of growth and scale.

 

This opportunity comes with early-employee level stock options as well as a competitive salary + bonus combination.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

As the lead developer and backend architect, you will take full ownership of the server code, which already processes tens of millions of dollars for clients that include multi-billion dollar enterprises. You?ll also work with the existing India-based engineering team and have opportunities to contribute to other areas (front end, UX), if so inclined. Additional technical and/or team leadership opportunities can come very quickly for those interested.

 

Work directly with the technical Founder/CEO

Own and lead the development of the server code

Architect for scalability, high-availability, disaster recovery, and data protection

Own production deployment and responsibility for server releases

Work with the remote engineering team and coordinate/participate in code reviews

Code in Java on AWS on a Grails-based system (Java-based Rails variant)

Lead a team of developers to build the back end and front end of the system

 

This opportunity comes with early-employee level stock options as well as a competitive salary + bonus combination.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

You have a CS degree or have been coding your whole life, and have worked as part of a software engineering team so you understand the full development process. Prior mission-critical, highly-scalable, cloud-based system development is a big plus. Prior experience at a POS or payments company is helpful.

 

Excellent coding skills, self-starter, self-motivated

Personable team player and easy to work with

CS degree, ideally at graduate level from an accredited program

Deep understanding of Java and modern cloud-based systems

Familiarity with modern software development methodologies including Agile

Experience building high-availability, mission-critical systems

Understanding of Grails/Rails model, experience with AWS and MySQL

Experience with major testing frameworks and methodologies

Experience working in a startup environment is a plus

Experience with payments, POS systems, PCI Compliance and/or Security is helpful

A security, mission critical systems, big-data systems background is helpful

 

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