Technical Lead

(Remote) Atlantic Canada

Venor is proud to partner with Proposify in their search for a Technical Lead. Trusted by over 8,000 companies, Proposify is one of our region’s top success stories with a remote-friendly workforce and a diverse team of employees working around the globe. Their SaaS platform is used worldwide by companies looking to enhance and streamline their sales and proposal strategies. Known for their admired and inclusive culture, they were voted Top 25 Companies Where Women Want to Work by #GirlsClub.

What You’ll Be Doing

Reporting to the VP of Engineering, as the Technical Lead, you will play an integral role in making Proposify’s product world-class. As a stand-out developer who understands different technical approaches including scale, architecture, and operational concerns, you will possess the technical skills required and the leadership abilities to lead and motivate your team to new heights. 

Regular responsibilities for this role include:

  • Being a force multiplier, thriving on moving fast, and elevating your team.
  • Understanding the product from the customer’s point of view, bringing creative and innovative solutions to life to propel customer value forward 
  • Delivering, receiving, and implementing constructive feedback in a team-based environment
  • Mentoring and leveling up less experienced engineers.
  • Being an advocate for best practices.
  • Leading and refining squad work prioritization and agile processes, and leveraging data-driven metrics to find and capitalize on opportunities to get better, and faster.
  • Living and breathing Proposify’s core values.
  • Engaging and collaborating with the rest of the Engineering leadership team with the goal of continuous improvement.
  • Performing coding tasks efficiently, to high levels of quality, and with concise documentation;
  • Participating in infrastructure changes and maintenance as required;

What We’re Looking For

  • An individual with several years of experience working with Javascript, Typescript, CSS, and HTML. 
  • Experience working with React at scale, as well as experience communicating to Back  End API services from React.
  • Familiarity with common React tools such as Redux, Webpack, Enzyme, and/or Flux.
  • An understanding of common programming paradigms and fundamental React principles, such as React components, hooks, and the React lifecycle.
  • Proven experience with Front End architecture and design for complex systems, and the ability to explain design considerations and trade-offs.
  • Experience integrating and working with 3rd party front end libraries
  • Experience implementing design systems using best practices, preferably implementing and supporting a custom design system.
  • Mastery of modern development best practices, and the tools needed to build, deploy, and release world-class solutions to our customers.
  • Experience working within a startup environment
  • Someone who can quickly establish what the problem is and then quickly transition to finding solutions
  • A relentlessly curious individual, with an internal excitement for learning and testing new technologies
  • A clear communicator both verbally and with documentation
  • A leader by default, who leads by example

What’s In It For You

  • 100% remote-friendly (within Canada for this role)
  • RRSP matching
  • Parental leave
  • Volunteer days
  • Health and dental benefits from day 1
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Paid vacation
  • Extended holiday breaks
  • Mental health days

At Venor and Proposify, we embrace a culture of belonging in the workplace. No matter who you are, where you’re from, how you think, what you believe in, or who you love, we welcome your application. We all come from different backgrounds and walks of life, bringing unique perspectives and experiences.

We encourage applications from 2SLGBTQ+, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC), women, newcomers to Canada, and people with disabilities. If you require any accommodation in the application and interview process, please let us know (including different materials or otherwise).

For more information on this exciting opportunity, please reach out to Nick Misener via nick@venor.ca or Anna Bryant via anna@venor.ca.

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