Development Lead - Food Delivery 🥡

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We are looking for a Development Lead for our new Food Delivery team. We are building this team in order to explore and validate an emerging business opportunity.

You will work closely with the Product Lead to ensure the technical approach and implementation aligns with our goals as a business, in addition to developing a synergetic workflow with the team’s UI/UX Designer.

In engineering this greenfield product, you will be working at the cutting-edge of Splyt technology. This is a hands-on role and will be pivotal in contributing to the success of this next stage of our ambitious growth plans.

As such, you will need to be a creative thinker, highly autonomous and technically agnostic. You should demonstrate a flexible and analytical approach to finding solutions, and be confident in communicating your process to stakeholders.

What you’ll be doing

  • Manage the developers, leading by example
  • Ensure code quality is of the highest standard
  • Be responsible for the delivery of the product according to the agreed spec and timeline
  • Collaborate with the Product Lead and UI/UX Designer to produce a well-considered project plan, contributing your expertise on technical matters
  • Effectively estimate engineering effort according to your team members’ specialties and capabilities
  • Escalate any technical issues, roadblocks or project risks to the Product Lead
  • Become an ambassador for Splyt’s core values and an integral part of our growing start-up by contributing on both managerial and personal levels

Who we are looking for

  • 5+ years as a full-stack developer/software engineer
  • Confident and experienced in guiding a team of developers
  • Frontend experience ideally with React but any other frontend JavaScript frameworks are appropriate e.g. Angular, Vue
  • Backend experience with Node.js
  • Background in developing web applications for mobile platforms is preferred 
  • Firm understanding of both object oriented programming and functional programming, and can explain the benefits of each approach
  • Good knowledge of modern software design patterns/anti-patterns
  • Experience in building scalable cloud-based solutions
  • Have worked with MongoDB
  • Experience working with and integrating REST APIs
  • Strong management and organisational skills
  • Experience with a Food Delivery business is a plus!

It's beneficial if you're 

  • Experienced with TypeScript.
  • Have working knowledge with a cloud provider GCP/AWS/Azure
  • Experienced with Docker and Kubernetes (or similar containerisation technologies)
  • Experienced with system monitoring technologies, especially the ELK stack
  • Familiar with Jira/Confluence
  • Experienced with development methodologies (e.g Scrum, Agile)
  • Someone who is curious and passionate about exploring new technologies
  • Qualified with a BS degree in Computer Science, or a similar technical field of study

What you'll get in return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Subsidised lunches
  • Flexible Working 
  • Employee option scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Fun, monthly team events
  • Annual Training Allowance


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Working at Splyt

Splyt is a hub of ambition. We are driven by an eagerness to grow, and to leave a lasting and meaningful impact on the world around us.

Innovation at Splyt means finding new ways to do more of what we love. This means we think fast, work smart, laugh often, learn from the lows and celebrate the highs. We support and motivate each other in order to influence change that we truly believe in.

Though we are a diverse team from around the globe, we’re unified in our mission to transform mobility into an integrated and connected experience for people all over the world. We won’t stop until we get there.

Sound like fun? Come join us - we’re hiring!

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