Team Lead- Development

Location: Victoria, BC
Date Posted: 06-13-2018
On behalf of our client, Affinity Staffing is currently seeking a development team lead to join their team on a permanent, full time basis. If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity to help build a team in Victoria, offering world class services to some really top notch clients, keep reading!

Key Responsibilities:
  • Guide team development efforts towards successful project delivery.
  • Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship.
  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits.
  • Identify and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team.
  • Collaborate with other software developers, business analysts and software architects to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain web- and desktop-based business applications

Qualifications:
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Software Developer (Drupal, PHP)
  • Prior experience in a technical leadership position
  • Extensive knowledge of Drupal 7 and 8
  • Knowledge of Drupal core, including its Database, Field and Form APIs
  • Familiar with modern PHP development practises and tools including PHP 7, composer, and packagist
  • Experience working with version control systems
  • Experience creating custom components/modules/plug-ins to integrate with CMS-based websites
  • Experience creating cross-browser compatible and standards compliant HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Strong problem solving skills and a broad knowledge of web development techniques and principles
  • Eagerness to participate in team status meetings and brainstorming sessions
  • The ability to communicate project and task status and any issues to internal and external stakeholders
  • Familiarity with task management systems such as Redmine and Jira

About Affinity Staffing:
Affinity Staffing is a full service Information Technology agency that takes a unique approach to recruiting. We believe recruiting is about creating long-term relationships that foster a mutually beneficial partnership - an affinity. Bringing a new style of recruiting founded on four core principles – Transparency – Flexibility – Efficiency – Agility.
 
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