Lead Software Developer at Moovel Transit
Portland, OR, US
The Job:

moovel North America is looking for a hands-on Software Development Lead who is interested in delivering world-class products to transit agencies and users throughout the world. The Software Development Lead is responsible for the on-time delivery of high quality software by a cross-functional team. The ideal candidate has a unique balance of technical expertise and leadership skills, as well as a passion for building great teams.

What You’ll Be Doing:

Leading an agile cross-functional team through the delivery of new products and services, as well as their ongoing support and maintenance
Helping the team understand their goals and the underlying business strategy
Inspiring, mentoring and setting expectations for team members
Making sure the team has clear priorities and adequate resources
Ensuring processes, best practices and technical strategies are carried out
Assuring code meets functional requirements and quality standards
Considering business priorities and appropriately optimizing approach
Continually improving the output of the team, working with the team to find ways to improve outcomes and deliver value
Planning upcoming work in a way that sets the team up for success
Work with or lead teams in architecture and technicals solution design
Shipping code regularly as an active member of the team
Facilitating daily standups, sprint planning, retrospectives, and backlog grooming (shared with Product Owner)
Managing technical and delivery risk, proactively escalating and proposing mitigation strategies
Addressing challenges and proposing solutions to issues shared across teams
Performing basic line management responsibilities such as PTO approval, performance reviews, etc.
Other duties as required by the company
Required Qualifications and Skills:

BS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject, or combination of equivalent experience
8+ years of hands-on development experience
4+ years in a leadership position
Proven experience successfully delivering software projects
Expertise in an agile development
Strong understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery
Practical experience with web or mobile application development
Experience with automated testing frameworks and concepts
Hands-on experience with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
Experience with micro-service or service oriented architectures
Expert knowledge of RESTful principles
Expertise with source control (git)
Understanding of the AWS stack
Strong understanding of Development Operations and Quality Assurance
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence or similar tools
Experience with NoSQL databases
Experience with data pipelines and data streams (Kinesis or Kafka)
Understanding of virtualization and containers (Docker)
Practical experience with multiple languages, frameworks and paradigms
Proficiency in either Web, iOS, or Android development (Web requires Javascript, Node.js, AngularJS; iOS requires Objective C, Swift; Android requires Java, Kotlin)
Understanding of mobile application publishing
Required Attributes:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong time management and organization skills
Ability to work collaboratively and effectively in a team environment
Preferred Attributes:

Willingness and capacity to learn new frameworks and languages quickly
Positive attitude and a willingness to step into legacy code base
Special Information (Travel required, physical requirements, etc.):

Additional hours as necessary to accomplish objectives, goals and projects
Travel Required: 0-10% of the time
Who We Are:

At moovel, we see the world changing around us. Transportation is experiencing an incredibly rapid transformation with on-demand services and mobile technology changing the way we get around. But this change is good. It connects us with new options, experiences, and people that make our lives richer. moovel builds products that people use every day, whether on a daily commute or vacation in a new place. Join us as we develop solutions that shape cities and interactions within them.