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As Lead Developer for a small and mighty team you will handle all areas of the technology stack and bring meaningful front-end experience to their team.

Are you an experienced Lead Developer who would love to join an established and growing Victoria, BC, SaaS company? We have a brand-new remote role with our nimble client, Delta-X Research. (Preference will be given to candidates based in Victoria or Vancouver.)

As Lead Developer for a small and mighty team you will handle all areas of the technology stack and bring meaningful front-end experience to their team. You will play a crucial role in leading their developers to build and maintain high-quality software products that meet their customer needs. Your responsibilities will include driving technical innovation, guiding the team in architectural decisions, and ensuring the successful delivery of projects in a fast-paced SaaS environment. You will also participate in project scoping and estimating, and you will be a key stakeholder in internal process improvements. If this is intriguing to you, keep reading!

Who is Delta-X Research?

Since 1992, Delta-X Research has helped the electric power industry maintain the globe’s largest infrastructure in the most efficient, reliable, and cost-effective manner possible.  As a result of their research in advanced analytics, they are privileged to provide an industry leading tool, Transformer Oil Analyst™ (TOA), that generates accurate and timely assessments of the health of high-voltage apparatus so their customers can manage risk, improve reliability, optimize maintenance, and maximize return-on-investment of their high-value assets.  Generation, transmission and distribution utilities, as well as leading industrial operations, around the world rely on Delta-X Research to help them keep the power on and the world moving forward.

Why join Delta-X Research?

Delta-X Research offers a competitive salary of $97,000 – $121,000 per year based on related education and experience, and profit sharing! Additional benefits include Medical, Dental, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability.

In addition, you will be joining a collaborative team that focuses on positive group outcomes and works hard but enjoys a healthy work/life balance.

As Lead Developer, you will:

  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to the Product Development team.
  • Architect, design and implement robust, scalable, and maintainable software solutions that meet business requirements.
  • Evaluate new tools, frameworks, and methodologies to improve development processes and enhance product capabilities.
  • Lead, mentor and motivate a team of developers and foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning. This will include conducting regular performance evaluations and providing constructive feedback to help team members grow in their roles.
  • Conduct code reviews to ensure code quality, adherence to coding standards, and best practices and implement automated testing strategies to maintain software reliability and minimize defects.

This is only a small sampling of what your day will hold. Please review the full Job Description to learn much more.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a STEM field (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry) or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 10+ years of demonstrated software development experience with a focus on leading and mentoring teams and delivering SaaS solutions.
  • Strong proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g., Python, Java, etc.).
  • 5+ years of full-stack web experience with modern web development libraries and frameworks.
  • Demonstrated experience in frontend development, with proficiency in technologies such as JavaScript and React.

Beneficial Experience and Knowledge:

  • Modern software development best practices for web applications delivered via SaaS
  • Modern software stack including Linux and Python (NumPy, SciPy, Matplotlib, Pandas)
  • Frontend architecture, tools and best practices
  • Deep understanding of software architecture, design patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP) and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes) is desirable
  • Web development technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, HTTP, TLS, React

Additional Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to quickly learn and adopt new technologies

How to Apply:

Please review the full Job Description to learn more about the role, and then apply to TallSky Consulting with a resume that clearly outlines how your experience meets the requirements of this position. This is a remote opportunity based in Victoria or Vancouver.

We thank all candidates who apply; however, after initial acknowledgement of application, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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