Lead Engineer

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: USA - Canada - Toronto Canada Toronto
  • Date Posted: January 6, 2022

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    First Point Group have partnered with a growing venture capitalist owned SaaS company whop are recruiting for a Lead Engineer to join them full time and be based in Toronto, Canada. Our client is quickly becoming a leader within the B2B space for its innovative ideas within customer loyalty. Their exclusive SaaS solution has become so successful that they doubled their headcount by 100% during 2021.

    Job Description:

    • Leading projects and project teams.
    • Leading and mentoring members of your team, to ensure high quality deliverables.
    • Delivering projects that improve the quality of the client’s product and minimize defects.
    • Delivering challenging project requirements within budget.
    • Managing shifting priorities as necessary.
    • Structure code in a manner that can adapt to the type of scale and maintenance required for the scope of the work.
    • Work on engineering initiatives to drive large feature sets, whilst being careful to not create technical debt in the process.
    • Champion and demonstrate the reduction of technical debt.
    • Be the lead on “go-live” project deployments.
    • Demonstrating awareness of topics that are current business priorities and apply that knowledge when making decisions.
    • Providing technical direction of the company and drive technical improvements at Enable.
    • Lead architectural and technical design decisions.
    • Improve software engineering quality standards within the company.

    Desired Experience:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science (or equivalent).
    • Recent hands-on coding experience within a Microsoft shop (.Net, C#, VSL, etc.).
    • Prior experience leading technical projects, preferably within a SaaS company.
    • Prior experience in a venture capital owned company or start-up company preferred.
    • Team mentorship experience.
    • Architectural design experience.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Strong problem-solving skills.
    • The ability to work in a fast past ever evolving technical environment.

    As the Lead Engineer/Solution Architect you will receive:

    • A highly competitive base salary.
    • Equity/stock.
    • 20% bonus potential.
    • Extremely generous vacation allowance + time for personal wellness breaks.
    • The chance to work in a company that is quickly becoming a leader in their field.