Senior Technical Lead
Invite to join the Elastic Team Community
Distributed has created the world's best freelance developer community. Our mission is to provide freelancers with the same variety and freedom of freelancing, but with more benefits than permanent employment.
This is an opportunity to become part of our community and access projects unavailable to the broader market. While entrance to the Community doesn't guarantee selection for a project, it gives you expedited access to some of the most innovative projects in the world. Once accepted, you'll become part of a group of like-minded, skilled individuals.
All members are required to complete basic assessments in order to join the Elastic Team Community.
About joining the Elastic Team
If approved to join our Community by qualifying through the assessment process, you will automatically be one of the individuals who could be considered for exciting customer-centric projects that we are currently engaged in for our clients.
Once on a project, you will be working closely with teams of engineers, QAs, and designers, producing detailed specifications and writing the programme codes, testing the product in controlled, real situations before going live.
We're proud to have Enterprise companies like Capita and BT, BBC, NHS, Virgin, Money, BP, Master Card, Tesco and Suzuki select us for delivering user-centric products.
Our mission as an organization is to provide our Community with access to the most exciting tech projects and to build a freelance career with us as we continue to scale as an organisation.
We're inviting Technical Leads with +4 years of experience as Leads in web and app development to join our Community. This role is ideal for a seasoned technologist with a passion for both technical innovation and leadership in a project-based environment.
Project Leadership: Lead project teams, define project scope, objectives, and deliverables, and ensure successful project execution from initiation to completion.
Technical Guidance: Provide expert technical guidance, oversight, and mentorship to project teams, ensuring they adhere to best practices and meet project goals.
Architectural Design: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design scalable and robust technical solutions tailored to each project's unique requirements.
Team Empowerment: Foster a culture of innovation and excellence within project teams by mentoring, coaching, and supporting team members.
Code Quality Assurance: Conduct thorough code reviews to maintain high code quality, security, and compliance with project requirements.
Problem Solving: Serve as a technical escalation point, assisting in the resolution of complex technical challenges that may arise during project execution.
Collaboration: Work closely with project managers, designers, and stakeholders to align technical solutions with project objectives and timelines.
Documentation: Create and maintain project-specific technical documentation to ensure knowledge transfer and smooth project transitions.
- Proven experience (4+ years) as a technical leader specifically within a project-oriented context.
- Strong expertise in cloud solutions
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to convey complex technical concepts within the context of project deliverables.
- Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies and project management tools.
- Adept problem solver with a strategic mindset and a strong commitment to quality project outcomes.
- Demonstrated and proved ability to mentor and lead technical teams within project environments.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills with the ability to manage multiple concurrent projects effectively.
- Competitive salary and bonus structure
- Opportunities for professional development and continued learning
- Collaborative and innovative work environment
- Flexible work hours and remote work options
If you are a passionate technologist with a strong desire to lead, inspire, and contribute to project-oriented initiatives while driving technical excellence, we encourage you to apply for the Senior Technical Lead position at Distributed. Join us in our mission to achieve project success and make a meaningful impact in the world of Technology
Distributed is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Employees and contractors, as well as prospective employees and contractors, will all be treated equally and fairly. Distributed is committed to ensuring no less favourable treatment is experienced by any current or prospective employee because of any of the protected characteristics under the UK Equality Act 2010 or equivalent local equality legislation.
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