Position: in Byron Bay, Australia
- This is a remote role. The founders are primarily based in Byron Bay, Australia with other team members in other cities around Australia and the world. We enjoy getting in the same room together from time to time, mainly for product sprints and retreats.As lead developer (CTO by default - yay!) you will define the software architectural design, selecting the appropriate software technology stack, setting the technical vision for the organisation and creating key strategies to enable us to deliver a Web app, iOS app, Android app and back-end services.The founders and core team work in Australian Eastern Standard Timezone (AEST). While this position is remote and therefore offers flexibility, you will work closely with this core team - therefore we do require a significant portion of working hours to be compatible with AEST to allow for synchronous communication and to ensure work progresses quickly and smoothly, so we can all enjoy a good lifestyle.
Define best practices when selecting the technology stack from creating specifications, to development, through to deployment.
Efficiently build our digital products, to serve our existing audience of 300,000 and position us to serve millions of people around the world.
Keep up-to-date with trends and emerging technologies.
Be involved in architectural discussions and help determine our longer term technology strategy.
Scope new features for our platform with the product team.
Help hire, build out and lead a remote technical team.
Contribute to the engineering roadmap.
Work closely with the founders to set the technical and product strategy for Mindfulness.com.
Communicate and collaborate with team members while providing regular updates on project progress and outstanding issues.
Continually share ideas and knowledge with the team, to upskill yourself and others around you.
You have experience architecting and building new and existing platforms. Our current tech stack is based on WordPress, which we are migrating off (no legacy code - yay!).
You have extensive experience building digital products. We will have an iOS app, Android app, Web app, and a back-end API to service the front-end apps.
You have experience with AWS.
You are opinionated regarding tools and techniques of Continuous Delivery, reporting and security.
You're at an advantage if you have direct experience yourself or via a small team that has built, launched and managed world class iOS or Android apps.
Competitive salary package.
We offer Visa sponsorship. If you would like to migrate to the East Coast of Australia and live an idyllic lifestyle in Byron Bay or Sydney, we would be happy to manage and cover the cost of that for you and your family.
Flexible working hours.
Professional development opportunities.
Remote working conditions.
This position is an open one. Please contact the recruiter directly and sign a contract without charge.
All charges for clothing, transportation and training for any reason may be deception. Please know this in advance.