Lead Software Engineer

Turn2Partners - Washington, DC

This Turn2Partners Client is DC Based Saas Product Company that determined to take a bite out of the massive and growing student debt crisis that continues to impact 41 million student loan borrowers.

We have partnered with them on a search for a Lead Software Engineer - this role requires specific expertise with PHP, Python and custom JS frameworks.

This position is responsible for both leading their engineering team and helping scale their product for their existing enterprise customers. 

In this role you will:

Lead the implementation of a CI pipeline.
Recommend and implement architecture and infrastructure enhancements to meet scaling requirements.
Design, build and maintain APIs that will be consumed internally and by strategic business partners.
Provide mentorship to other members of the team.
Become the knowledge expert on large sections of infrastructure and services and knowledge share with the rest of the team.
Own entire products and services through all phases of the software development cycle.

About You:

Have lead projects with two or more engineers from start to finish.
Experience with AWS, LAMP, Laravel, and/or React on production web applications (preferably SaaS).
Knowledge of best practices for building secure, high-performance web applications.
Love tools, technologies, and frameworks, but are first and foremost pragmatic.
Willing to wear many hats and collaborate with technical and non-technical team members.


Experience with multi-tenant applications or code sharing between similar but separate web applications.
Experience with Docker, AWS Auto Scaling, Elastic Beanstalk, or any related technologies that help manage infrastructure.
Experience with NodeJS in production deployments.


Posted On: Monday, January 14, 2019

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