Software Team Leader

Job description

At Isentia, we are passionate about helping communicators understand media, data and content. This starts with our Tech team working with the latest cloud platforms and machine learning algorithms to collect data, analyse it and inform our customer on the issues important to them.


We are looking for a keen technical team leader who is daily working within the codebase and also enjoys coaching and mentoring his team to get the best out of them.


We are looking for the following skills

  • You must be able to not only solve the problem but coach your team members to solve it themselves
  • Keep team members motivated and engaged while maintaining a positive atmosphere
  • Foster an environment where the team can create and deliver features using the appropriate technologies within defined scope and committed deadlines
  • Set expectations of integrity, respect and fairness and be a role model to the team
  • Excel in the agile process and utilise the agile methodology to improve the team’s efficiency
  • Be across the latest cloud and web technologies
  • Show a dedication to continual learning



Required qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in computer science or similar
  • a strong background in software engineering, with experience in data structures and design patterns
  • 3-5 years of Agile experience as a scrum master or similar role.
  • Strong working knowledge of AWS platform
  • Work experience and demonstrable skills as a full stack developer specifically:
    • JavaScript: Angular, React, Ember, and/or NodeJS
    • Standards compliant HTML5
    • Database design
    • Experience with micro-services architecture and API design
    • CI/CD experience
  • Able to work with Engineer, product owners, designers and architects from different backgrounds and integrate your ideas with theirs
  • 2+ years line management experience preferred


What else do you need to know about us?

Isentia is the Asia-Pacific region's leading media intelligence company; we're a client-centric organisation where you can really add value to our clients' businesses.  


Our clients are diverse, ranging from globally renowned brands right through to start-ups and not for profit organisations.


We provide our team members with constructive feedback to foster their career growth, and you will have many opportunities to work with fun and talented people.  We also have an open and inclusive culture where we embrace opportunities to do better and we celebrate achievements wildly.


We offer an opportunity to work with a great team of talented, innovative and passionate people across the Asia-Pacific and access to our innovative search technology, comprehensive coverage and expert research. We also offer a competitive salary and a heap of benefits like discounted private health insurance, free fruit at work, free flu shots and great social events.


If you are interested in joining our team in this key position then apply now!