Development Lead, Performance Engineering

  • Company:
    Global Relay
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

The Development Lead, Performance Engineering, oversees development resources in a small, highly focused teamresponsible for delivery of new features. They ensure that environments are properly managed and monitored in their areas of responsibility including production systems. They champion the introduction of new technologies, methodologies, development styles and processes to increase overall efficiency. They work with Architects to make sure that technologies chosen by teams are properly evaluated and vetted. The Development Lead will contribute to, and participate in, corporate wide peer learning.Your Job:Lead a team of developers to deliver top-notch SaaS, including personally producing high quality code (aminimum of 50% of the role will include coding)Initiate and produce detailed designsOwn the strategies and the implementation of performance testingCollaborate with the Test Lead and Product Manager to define requirements and work items for the teamOversee the implementation of a proper build, deployment and monitoring pipelineManage 2 to 5 developers, including performance management and career developmentImprove the quality of the products through code reviews, design reviews, documentation, and technical guidanceIdentify and propose strategies around technical problems affecting the teamWork with the test engineers to determine and prioritize the requirements for test automation as well as providing feedback on test plansAbout You:8+ years of Java and React development experience, building SaaS applications and services in an Agile environment3+ years of people management and leadership experience, overseeing 3 or more DevelopersExperience with web services technology such as REST, JSON, or ThriftFluency with LinuxPerformance tuningPassion for Test Driven DevelopmentUnderstanding of network protocols such as HTTP, TLS, TCPExperience with any of the following is an asset:CassandraCloud computing, virtualization and containerizationSecurity in an Enterprise environmentGlobal Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based archiving,information governance,surveillance, andeDiscoverysolutions tothe global financesector.We help financial services firms preserve and supervise their communications data for regulatory compliance, risk mitigation, and litigation readiness.We deliverourservices toover 20,000customers in 90 countries, including 22 of the top 25 global banks. Our market-leading archiving service supportsemail, instant messaging, text, market data chat, social media, enterprise social networking, voice, trade data, websites, and more.Recently, we also launched a compliant messaging platform specifically for the finance industry.Our Global Operations & Development Center is located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In addition, we have offices in six other cities across the world, including major financial centers like New York, Chicago, and London.Over the years, we have won several major awards, including:Company of the Year from the BC Tech AssociationCanada’s 50 Best Small and Medium EmployersCanada’s Top Employers for Young PeopleCanada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesCanada’s Best Managed Companies– PlatinumTechnology Fast 50 – LeadershipWe provide fantastic opportunities to individuals passionate about business and technology. For those with international business aspirations, we offer invaluable opportunities for doing business with some of the world’s largest, most influential firms. Our company is also perfect for those who want to create cool technology using massively scalable, big-data architecture, with a strong focus on mobile.To learn more about our business, culture, and community involvement,