Development Team Lead



Regular Full-Time


<div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">At Neo, we&rsquo;re reimagining everyday financial services from the ground up and shaping the financial future for millions of people in Canada. We&rsquo;re a tech company consistently pushing for the next best thing, which provides many opportunities to grow and learn personally and professionally. Ready to materialize your passion into a connected purpose? Come join a high-speed startup in a community of high-achieving dreamers and doers, set on innovating the best solutions.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Neo Financial is looking for a full-time <span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Development Team Lead&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat="{&quot;2&quot;:513,&quot;3&quot;:{&quot;1&quot;:0},&quot;12&quot;:0}">Development Team Lead</span> in Calgary or Winnipeg.&nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">A successful Lead Software Developer at Neo is a hands-on coder and architect who sets the bar for engineering excellence; while also running our development process and leading, mentoring, and even interviewing developers.&nbsp; You&lsquo;ll be responsible for a small &ldquo;two-pizza team&rdquo; including team deliverables, dev culture, and practices like Kanban, automated testing, code reviews, and continuous delivery.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Our tech stack is built with a Microservices approach and includes TypeScript, Node, GraphQL, React, MongoDB, and AWS - but we believe great developers can learn any tech stack.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Total Compensation:&nbsp; $120K - $220K (based on experience).</span></div></div><p style="margin: 0px;"><iframe title="YouTube video player" src="" width="567" height="325" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></p>

    What you'll be doing:

    <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Lead a small full-stack development team and own a whole product or major initiative.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Set the pace and set the bar as one of our best hands-on developers.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Continuously improve with the goal of creating Canada&rsquo;s top-performing dev team.&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Help plan and evolve our cutting-edge architecture following best-in-industry patterns.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Own the technology, code, deliverables, and milestones for major development projects</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Be the voice for concerns like scalability, performance, security, and maintainability.&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Lead standup meetings, retrospectives, code reviews, API design reviews, or technical reviews of product stories.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Help recruit, interview, and hire software developers.&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Hold 1:1 meetings with your team, provide feedback, and hold people accountable.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Champion practices including Unit Testing, Continuous Delivery, Domain-driven Design, Kanban Process, etc.</span></li></ul>

      Who we're looking for:

      <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">At least 5 years of experience building full-stack projects with strong front-end and back-end architecture knowledge.&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Knowledge of the current tech ecosystem, state of the art trends and announcements, etc.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Experience leading development teams or major software development projects.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Strong knowledge of our tech stack (or similar technologies); show excitement to learn our stack.</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Comfort working with cloud-based infrastructure such as Amazon AWS (or similar).</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Social involvement and proven ability to interview, engage developers in the community, and above all else, motivate and connect with others.&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada and willing to relocate. Relocation packages and reimbursements are available.</span></li></ul>


        About applying with us:

        <div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">At Neo, you&rsquo;ll be working with industry-leading technology that changes the way we live and realize a better financial future. It&rsquo;s a serious deal, but that doesn&rsquo;t mean we don&rsquo;t know a thing or two about having fun. Our entrepreneurial environment gets our adrenaline pumping and beats the regular 9-5 job. We&rsquo;re in it together, always. Gain hands-on experience and be part of the future.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Neo Financial is an equal opportunity employer. We are excited to meet with and hire the top talent out there. We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Successful candidates for this position will be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check and may require a credit check.</span></div>