Purpose of the role
In your role as a Technical Lead you will join a small globally-dispersed team in maintaining, developing and supporting a range of comforte products used both internally and by our customers on their mission-critical NonStop servers.
This role combines hands-on development with a growing responsibility for managing products and developers. Initially the role would be focused on the products and related development but would grow into a hands-on management role with responsibility for some of the NonStop products and the teams who manage them.
The role would suit somebody who wanted to grow both their technical skills and their leadership skills whilst their existing NonStop skills are valued.
Key responsibilities and tasks
- Providing NonStop expertise to the development team
- Analysis of new feature requests and implementation into products.
- Analysis of software defects, design, implementation and testing of defect repairs.
- Providing additional NonStop and product expertise to the rest of the company.
- Providing 2nd and 3rd level support to customers for a variety of comforte products.
- Specification of tests for QA team to build.
- Taking primary responsibility for some products.
- Interaction with major customers
Professional skills and knowledge
- Development skills on the NonStop in C, C++ or TAL
- Solid understanding of the NonStop platform and the most common subsystems
- Experience managing a team of technical employees
- Experience communicating with customers
- Desire to learn new tools, skills and products
- Experience with any of the following technologies in a development situation would be advantageous:
- TCP/IP sockets programming.
- Inter-process messaging.
- Windows development
- Scripting (Python, Bash, PowerShell, TACL)
Value driven professional
- 8+ years of experience in development roles on the NonStop.
- 3+ years in a team leadership role
Why join us
- Individual freedom – tell us what’s important for YOU!
- Culture of trust, appreciation, innovation and opportunities
- The opportunity to make a difference in an agile and fun environment
- Work with clients in various industries around the world
- The opportunity to grow continuously as our technology field is so dynamic
- Competitive compensation and benefits package including profit sharing