Job Openings Lead R&D (Software Engineering)

About the job Lead R&D (Software Engineering)

The Technology Team at Carsome is growing and is seeking a strong Lead R&D Engineering who is an exceptional full stack software engineer and has the ability to lead and grow the team.

The Lead R&D we are seeking for is someone exceptionally innovative who will focus more on exploring new technologies, framework, or platform for upcoming projects or how we can improve our existing platforms.

Key Focus

-Utilize a hands-on and adaptable leadership style with a commitment to accountability and driving results
- Able to take up the role of an advocate for implementing technical best practices and development standards in the team
- Proficient with PHP to debug, plan, and execute business logic with minimal resources needed
- Proficient working with relational databases (MySQL), knowledge of schema design as well as NoSQL technologies
- Significant experience writing and utilizing RESTful API services and performance tuning large scale applications
- Comfortable in working in a test-driven, agile team. Understands limits and how to work with deadlines
- Ability to take on the new challenges ahead together with the growing business
- Familiarity with relevant and globally supported languages such as Javascript MVC frameworks (e.g. Vue JS, Angular JS, Backbone, etc.), HTML5/CSS and building mobile, responsive/adaptive applications (e.g. Flutter, Phonegap, Python, Objective-C)
- Proven experience as a full stack developer and appreciation for clean and well-documented code.

What we are looking for in a Lead R&D:

-A strong leader in R&D with DEVOPS engineering experience and full stack software development background.

- Develop a high performing team through ongoing opportunities for professional development, mentorship, and coaching.

- Manage the engineers in the team, developing their skills and helping them advance their careers.

-Ensure the team consistently ships high quality code and products.  Provide architecturally sound software applications

- Participate in product development from ideation to deployment and beyond

- Develop and manage well-functioning and scalable codes, databases and applications.

- Write detailed but easy to read technical documentation.