Technical Lead Engineer – Fullstack

Open To Remote
Preferred Location / Timezone: Any

About the Company

Clicktripz is a travel technology company that builds innovative software solutions to serve the needs of suppliers, publishers, advertisers, and travelers. Travelers benefit from the transparent and efficient pricing facilitated by the platform, while suppliers, publishers, and advertisers all benefit from the enhanced ability to acquire and monetize qualified traffic using precise targeting and granular bidding. Founded in 2010 and with offices in California and London, the platform comprises thousands of active campaigns from worldwide partners, spanning 31 different languages and addressing hundreds of millions of travel queries per month.

Why Join?

Clicktripz is among a rare set of winners in the tech space that have grown the old fashioned way, by generating profits. How does this benefit you? When the ‘venture funded’ startups have burnt through their cash, Clicktripz will still be growing, and so will your career. If you’re looking to join a small, nimble team while making a high-level of impact without the high-risk of a pre-revenue or pre-profit startup, then this company might be for you. This is a fluid environment where innovation is the only constant. They seek self-starters with massive brains minus the big egos. They take pride in fostering an environment that supports a healthy work-life balance. They like what they’ve built, they like what they do, and they like working with each other. They’re excited about the future and hope you can join them.

What you’d be doing there

As a Lead Engineer on their Digital Team, you are someone who is comfortable assuming ownership of projects and thrive on providing technical leadership and mentorship to others. You would help up-level others as individuals, as well as the team’s standards and practices as a whole.The Digital Team is fullstack, but if DB queries are your jam, be warned – they are not writing DB queries. Their backend team manages their homegrown NoSQL DB and provides a thin-layer API for their various node services.

Team-wide, engineers are

  • Integrating Clicktripz products onto some of the largest travel websites in the world
  • Writing vanilla javascript, working in our latest public-facing react app AND building new apps/services for our internal systems
  • Enduring bad dad jokes
  • Developing new features and architectures for the Digital platform
  • Working collaboratively with a lovely team of engineers. Seriously, this crew is pretty special. Seriously.
  • Enhancing and maintaining our creative delivery network, serving thousands of users every day
  • Refactoring legacy code to the latest & greatest lightweight, blazing fast, mind-melting, breathtaking… you get the point
  • Maintaining and supporting ongoing partner integrations
  • Solving complex problems within our technical stack and with client integrations
  • Creatively thinking on how to implement & maintain new and legacy solutions
  • Enjoying a healthy work/life balance

Is this you?

You have

  • Senior-level of professional software engineering experience including both Node.js and client-side javascript, React/Redux. The expectation is you are well seasoned in working through business-level documentation, breaking requirements down into an architectural roadmap and executing on said roadmap.
  • Experience building production-level websites, and a solid understanding of the web stack.
  • Dedication to growing the engineers around you
  • An opinion, but are open to the other voices in the room
  • A desire to learn and adapt to new technologies and frameworks, and eager to build innovative applications.
  • Experience with functional programming OR an interest in learning.
  • A toolkit of languages/frameworks/tools that include: Javascript, Node, React, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, Git and RESTful APIs
  • Intimate understanding of how browsers work, and have experience building cross browser functionality.
  • Strong sense of pride in crafting well-tested and well-designed code that is delivered on-time.
  • Excellent communication skills. We are a remote and global company with clients and employees around the world.