Technology Lead

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Direct Hire
Houston, Texas
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Our client’s Technology + Innovation Lab works with data that powers their products to improve safety and reliability. By working hands-on with ground-breaking technology, the lab pioneers the development of innovative products through small agile teams. Their teams incorporate a variety of multidisciplinary skills, including industrial predictive algorithms, machine learning, and sentiment analysis.

As the Technology Lead, you will be responsible for the design and execution of front-end and back-end development. This involves designing and implementing overall architecture of the application, translates UI/UX elements, and integrates front-end and back-end aspects

Who you are

  • You have experience in data engineering, data science, or software engineering experience (5+ years)
  • You know front-end and back-end software engineering (i.e., experience as a full stack engineer) (8+ years)
  • You lead other developers
  • You understand data architecture and Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • You are familiar with data migration, transformation, and scripting
  • You are experienced in management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes
  • You implement automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • You are proficient in source control tools and familiar with development aiding tools
  • You are an ambitious, organized self-starter who is self-motivated, but also a great teammate with a professional presence and a passion for digital, notably around user experience and continuously improving status quo
  • You bring a high-energy and passionate outlook to the job and can influence those around you
  • You build a sense of trust and rapport that creates an effective workplace
  • You are passionate for innovation with a “can do” attitude
  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related quantitative discipline

What you’ll do

  • You’ll provide day-to-day leadership of delivery of complex IT services for the product team in leading and coordinating with the technology members of the team (e.g., developers, engineers)
  • You’ll bring deep functional expertise to provide guidance and feedback on work of individual developers and engineers to ensure large-scale business impact to the digital products being built
  • You’ll lead the design and implementation of the architecture of the application
  • You’ll work closely with the Digital team to implement a robust set of services and APIs to power the application
  • You’ll spearhead development of reusable code and libraries for future use
  • You’ll collaborate with the Digital team and business users to optimize the application for maximum speed and scalability
  • You’ll partner with the UX Designer to translate UI/UX elements from designer to visual elements
  • You’ll lead integration of front-end and back-end aspects of the application

How you’ll work

  • You’ll be based in an office environment with occasional travel to other Lab locations
  • You’ll be part of a pressurized environment, working to tight deadlines

This company builds advanced technology products to deliver energy in a safe and reliable way to fuel a rapidly innovating world. In their new Technology + Innovation Lab they believe in Agile way of working, focus on their people and value craftsmanship, in a ‘work is play’ environment where they offer a flexible, fun, and modern working style to support individual needs.