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Technical Lead



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Montreal, QC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2023

Company Overview:

Wirkn is a rapidly growing technology company that provides a modern approach to recruitment in the mall, retail, and hospitality industries. Our mobile-first solution allows job seekers to find and apply for jobs while employers can manage their recruitment needs in the field. We are passionate about creating a more flexible and diverse job market, and our team is dedicated to positively impacting the industry. We encourage you to test-drive our candidate experience at

Key Responsibilities:

As a Tech Lead at Wirkn, you will be responsible for leading and mentoring a team of 5+ developers & QA to deliver the next generation of its high-quality software solutions and supporting architecture to meet the needs of our clients. 

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Creating an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture based on CI/CD
  • Mentoring and coaching team members to ensure continuous learning and development.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to identify and resolve issues.
  • Helping to design and implement the architecture of software solutions.
  • Leading the development team and ensuring all team members work efficiently and effectively towards project goals.
  • Writing clean, maintainable code and reviewing code written by team members.
  • Improving and maintaining the software and systems infrastructures through DevOps and QA automation.
  • Ensuring that the development and technical roadmaps are aligned with the company's strategic goals.


To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • A mentality to solve real-world business problems using code, strong development expertise, and a desire to win.
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field; or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of experience in software development, with a strong understanding of software development principles and practices.
  • 2+ years of experience in a leadership or management role, with demonstrated success in leading, mentoring, and managing a team of developers.
  • Strong experience with RESTful APIs, React, and TypeScript.
  • Strong experience in implementing DevOps (Collaboration, Automation, and CI/CD), including the ability to facilitate collaboration between teams involved in SDLC, automating releases and tests, and identifying areas for improvement.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment.
  • A passion for software development and a desire to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies.
  • Eligible to work in Canada

About Wirkn’s stack:

  • NestJS, TypeScript,
  • Next.js, React, React Native
  • PostgreSQL, Redis, Elasticsearch, and multiple AWS technologies.


  • Amazing work environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary 
  • 100% remote (except punctual company meetings or activities)
  • ESOP plan
  • Health including dental

If you are a highly motivated and experienced software development professional looking for an opportunity to lead a talented team and make a difference in the job market. In that case, we encourage you to apply for this position.

This job is no longer accepting applications

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