Lead Software Engineer | Beacon Technologies

Lead Software Engineer

Posted on May 27, 2021



Position Details


Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking to hire a Lead Software Engineer. This is remote work.
This role involves reporting to the Head of Engineering, as you will be a key participant in designing an application architecture, keeping security, cost, and performance in mind.. You’ll manage other engineers on your product team, conduct code reviews, and help write technical requirements across a product-driven scrum team.
Other duties include:
  • Working side by side with all our engineering teams to build scalable, performant, and clean solutions.
  • Helping move our software development practices forward and help lead others on design and best practices.
  • Most importantly, you’ll be a pivotal part of a team that values quick iteration, embraces new tech, and loves to experiment.

What we are looking for:

  • You’ve been shipping production level code for the last 5+ years.
  • You have lead or managed other engineers, handling employee performance activities, mentorship, and career growth.
  • You’re an expert communicator and collaborator – you can explain code and prioritization decisions to direct reports and less-technical teammates verbally and with a focus on good technical writing.
  • You have experience with Python, TypeScript and/or JavaScript frameworks such as Flask and React.
  • You have vast experience building applications that utilize AWS services – bonus points if you’ve designed and deployed applications following the AWS server less framework
  • You’re opinionated about tooling and curious about new trends and technologies in the software development world.
  • You have a background in product development, delivering solutions to business problems in a fast paced team.
  • You have working knowledge of all aspects of product design, including data modeling, service performance and security.
Skills You Might Have
  • Experience working in highly regulated industries like finance, health care or defense.
  • Understanding of different Authentication standards and strategies (OAuth, Basic, API Key-Based, etc.)
  • Experience implementing Machine Learning algorithms.
  • Experience working across multiple Agile teams.
  • Understanding of OWASP web security standards and secure coding techniques
  • Understanding of networking and network design principles.


About Beacon Technologies

Are you looking to advance your career in information technology? Beacon Technologies offers career advancement opportunities, extensive training, and excellent benefits including paying for health and dental premiums for salaried employees. In addition to providing interesting opportunities, Beacon Technologies provides that old fashioned, personal touch, so you feel like a part of the Beacon team.