Mobile Tech Lead

Chessable Limited • Posted April 14th

Software Development
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We are seeking an experienced Mobile Tech Lead to help shape the future of Chess learning! 


  • Build and maintain our iOS and Android apps using technologies such as React Native, PHP, MySQL
  • Lead and mentor the team from the technical perspective
  • Write quality code that adheres to the best practices of software development
  • Offer constructive and respectful feedback via code reviews
  • Write automated unit and integration tests as well as build tools to assist in testing various aspects of our app
  • Collaborate within product managers and designers to prioritize, estimate and execute on realistic timelines for all deliverables
  • Participate in all Scrum ceremonies, from planning to retrospective, giving meaningful feedback to help improve our teams, products, and culture
  • Work with QA engineers to ensure quality in our builds and releases
  • Work with the DevOps team to ensure our CI/CD pipeline fits our growing needs


  • 2+ years experience in a role of technical leadership such as a tech lead or principal engineer
  • 5+ years software development experience (ideally with React & PHP)
  • Experience with creating and maintaining commercial mobile apps using React Native and are familiar with the iOS and Android ecosystems
  • Sufficient experience/understanding of state management libraries such as XState, Redux
  • Understanding of REST APIs and offline storage
  • Understanding of system architecture and design patterns
  • Experience with automated testing suites
  • Experience with Node.js and GraphQL is a plus
  • English proficiency is essential
  • Ability to play chess (no requirement to be a strong player)


  • Flexible working hours.
  • 40 days of holiday (including all statutory and other public holidays in your place of residence).
  • Birthday off.
  • Work from home or office.
  • Membership in ClassPass.