Technical Lead - Portals and Catalog Team

TELUS Communications - Burnaby, BC (4 months ago)

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The Inventory, Ordering and Fulfilment (IOF) group is a forward-focused solutions provider within TELUS responsible for internally and externally-facing ordering and fulfillment systems. We help business teams bring new ideas and products to market in a rapid fashion.

The Portals and Catalog team’s mission within IOF is ownership of the systems involved with defining what products we sell and how to order them. Our domain covers a variety of web applications and back-end services that integrate across the company.

Our team consists of several cross-functional agile delivery squads with a bias towards role fluidity and ownership of deliveries.

Here's the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together

By leveraging your expertise, you support the developer squad and act as an interface between them and our stakeholders and ensure they have everything they need to get the job done.

As a Tech Lead you’ll have the opportunity to build both technical and soft skills in a wide variety of scenarios in your day-to-day and advance career-wise into a wide range of technical roles in the future.

Here's how
Be involved in systems design from start to finish with a view on requirements
Work with architects and governance groups to ensure best practices are followed during implementation and provide practical feedback on them
Document whatever we build and make sure the team is on the same page
Diagnose blocking issues found by the developers and make sure they know who to ask questions to
Run proof-of-concept projects on new technical ideas
Coordinate with Project Managers, leadership teams, and other delivery teams
Contribute code to project work if needed
Qualifications

You’re the missing piece of the puzzle
With 1-5 years’ experience as a developer or a similar technical role
With a Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
Respected for your ability to excel in a collaborative team-based environment
Commended for your ability to communicate technical concepts and requirements for non-technical stakeholders
Talented at taking a systems view approach to problem solving
Valued for your understanding of web systems concepts
Skilled in JavaScript tech-stack including Node.js, Express, React, Redux, or similar alternatives
Familiarity with devops ideas and tools such as Docker, Jenkins, or similar alternatives
Familiarity with containerized cloud-based environments such as Kubernetes or OpenShift
Great-to-haves
Experience with Microservices Architecture and Design
Experience with Responsive Web Development
Experience with web security and Single Sign-On or JSON Web Tokens