Technical Architect

Skuad • Posted March 23rd

Location
REMOTE ONLY
Position
Category
Software Development
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About Skuad

Envision a world without borders where a company can find, hire, and manage talent regardless of location. A world where you can find work that speaks to your passion without having to move to another place. 

Skuad enables this! 
 
We are democratising talent and opportunities globally by making remote work accessible anywhere in the world. Skuad is helping employers build, pay, and manage exceptional talent globally while we take care of global payroll, compliances, and taxation for them.
 
We are a remote-first team of driven individuals distributed across the globe. We love our diversity and passionately enable our customers in building global teams & diverse work cultures. We achieve this with a deep focus on driving value for our customers, learning from one another, collaborating asynchronously and effectively, while being committed to continuous learning & improvement.

With Skuad you get to have:
  • Ownership: You will own what you do. We are a results-driven team, which means we expect you to get things done. 
  • Endless support: You will always be able to reach the help you may need. You will have the resources you need to deliver 
  • Experiment: This is your playground. You will come up with ideas of your own, pitch them and take them up. You will have a free hand to execute exciting ideas.
  • Impact: Be a part of a world-class team where we are constantly challenged with new things and maximise the impact of the products we build.
If you are someone who wants to solve real-world challenges and enjoys finding elegant solutions to difficult problems, Skuad is the perfect workplace for you! Join us to build a global employment solution that is making opportunities accessible for talent and organisations across the world


What you’ll do:

The technical architect role is part of the technology leadership team and reports to the Head of Technology.

You will be responsible to:
  • Lead a tech guild of 7-9 strong backend engineers of individual modules
  • Document design and database schemas as well as preparing reports
  • Collaborate with business to understand the requirement and connect regularly with developers and quality assurance teams to deliver a stable platform
  • Ensure implementation of coding and design best practices with regular code reviews
  • Design the CI/CD pipelines and oversee the devOps
  • Hands-on debugging of critical issues
  • Recommend and implement improvements to processes and technologies
  • Mentor and train junior engineers in the team

What You'll Bring to the Team

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information science, or similar
  • 7+ years working in a technological role with 1+ years managing 8 or more engineers.
  • Technical expertise in the following:
  • NodeJs fundamentals with NestJs framework,
  • Microservices with event driven architecture
  • Good understanding of GraphQL APIs
  • PostgresQL / MongoDB
  • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms.
  • High accountability and an attitude of taking ownership and collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work in a time bound environment.
  • Self-motivated, multi-tasker and demonstrated team-player along with problem-solving attitude
 
Why Should you join Skuad?

💵 Venture capital-backed hyper growth company
🏡 🖥️ Remote friendly work culture
🚀 Rapid career advancement with opportunities to learn
💰 Competitive salary and Performance bonus
🏖 Paid time off, Flexi-hour policy & Wellness benefits