Freelance JavaScript Engineering Team Lead | EPAM Anywhere

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JavaScript Engineering Team Lead with ReactJS

JavaScript Engineering Team Lead with ReactJS 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

Currently we are looking for a remote JavaScript Engineering Team Lead with proficiency in ReactJS to join our team.

The customer is a British luxury fashion house, focusing on trench coats, ready-to-wear outerwear, fragrances, fashion accessories, sunglasses, and cosmetics.

The main pool of tasks is associated with creating a shopping experience across platforms, both mobile and desktop, that is seamless and efficient in helping customers to find and select the right product.

Please note that even though you are applying for this position, you may be offered other projects to join within EPAM Anywhere.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and influence the technical direction and strategy within a global e-commerce organization
    • Be responsible for engineering strategy including engineering team makeup, development processes, coding standards and best practices, technology/language selection, test strategy and release strategy
      • Work with DevOps on infrastructure and environment strategy, taking a leadership role in their area of specialization and experience
        • Implement Agile working practices such as Scrum, Kanban and XP and CI/CD, TDD & BDD
          • Define and implement a continuous delivery pipeline

            Requirements

            • Extensive experience managing and influencing the technical direction and strategy within a global e-commerce organization
              • 6+ years of experience working with front-end technologies and products including ReactJS, Redux
                • Be accountable for engineering strategy including engineering team makeup, development processes, coding standards and best practices, technology/language selection, test strategy and release strategy
                  • Experience working with DevOps on infrastructure and environment strategy, taking a leadership role in their area of specialization and experience
                    • Prior experience managing offshore partners and onshore development teams
                      • Strong influencing skills and an ability to take people on a journey to sell in an idea or point of view
                        • Excellent communication and influencing skills, the ability to clearly articulate a point of view to both technical and non-technical colleagues
                          • Deep understanding of progressive engineering approaches and proven experience working and leading strategy in such an environment (including lean, microservices, internal open source principals)
                            • Willingness to constantly innovate and improve both technology and people
                              • Experience implementing and championing Agile working practices such as Scrum, Kanban and XP and CI/CD, TDD & BDD
                                • Understanding of design systems and how they relate to front-end engineering
                                  • Experience in leading projects through the full lifecycle, from requirements gathering to production testing and defining and implementing best delivery practice
                                    • Prior involvement in defining and implementing a continuous delivery pipeline
                                      • Understanding of version control tools (Git) and continuous integration (Jenkins)
                                        • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with strong attention to details
                                          • Passion, enthusiasm for and deep interest in technology and software engineering
                                            • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience
                                              • English level - C1+

                                                Nice to have

                                                • Skills in non-functional testing including security, performance and accessibility
                                                  • Appreciation of or practical experience in implementing internal open source principals
                                                    • Experience ensuring the performance and stability of server-side end applications

                                                      We offer

                                                      • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
                                                        • Work on enterprise-level projects on a long-term basis
                                                          • Full-time remote work
                                                            • Unlimited access to learning resources (EPAM training courses, English classes, Internal Library)
                                                              • Community of 38,000+ industry's top professionals
                                                                JavaScript

                                                                40 hrs/week

                                                                Hours per week

                                                                12+ months

                                                                Project length

                                                                Russia

                                                                Locations eligible for the position