Technical Lead- Retail

Job Title: Technical Lead- Retail
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 247061
Contact Name: Rhea Paul
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2022 15:45

Job Description

About the Company:

Our client is a leading organization in the postal and retail sector.

About the role:

This is a 11-month contract. It can also be offered as a Fixed Term Contract option.

The role is based in Melbourne with a hybrid working arrangement.

You will be contributing to the design, development and deployment of digital applications.


  • Working within a delivery team to build a new Point of Sale (POS) system
  • Developing re-usable React components able to be used across other future company applications
  • Providing technical leadership to a team of junior and senior developers
  • Development and oversight of integrated unit tests adhering to best practice
  • Refining and estimating user stories
  • Assisting in the upskilling and coaching of team members
  • Working with internal team members and stakeholders to ensure success and quality
  • Working with external teams to negotiate and agree dependencies and interfaces
  • Working on bug fixing and improving application performance
  • Working closely with architects to refine high level architecture and produce compliant technical designs
  • Assessing technology options and making considered recommendations
  • Providing guidance for strategic application enhancements
  • Ensuring alignment to coding standards and agreed frameworks

Skills and experience:

  • Advanced knowledge of modern front end development languages such as Javascript (ReactJS, Node), Typescript
  • Knowledge and experience with CI/CD Frameworks (Gitlab, Docker, Jenkins, YAML)
  • Experience with Application Programming Interface (API) design and implementation (REST/JSON)
  • Working knowledge of AWS infrastructure (Accounts, S3, Permissions, general console and command line tools)
  • Ability to quickly identify and understand technical issues and explain them to non-technical team members and management
  • Knowledge of current Security coding principles: an awareness of security tools, common issues and best practice when it comes to protecting systems from intrusion, misuse or exposure of sensitive data
  • Experience in integrating enterprise applications (SAP, POSDM, GCP, TIBCO)
  • Experience working a multi-team agile environment


  • Clear communication, negotiation and stakeholder engagement
  • Problem-solving and analytical approach
  • Time management & organizational skills
  • Coaching and mentoring team-members

What's in it for you:

  • Inclusive and suppportive team
  • Hybrid work arrangement
  • Growth opportunities
  • Multiple projects line up

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Rhea Paul on 0380807218 quoting reference #247061.

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