Lixar is looking for a
Front End Team Lead

Front End Team Lead
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar, fuelled by BDO is looking for a Frontend Team Lead to become part of our remote Canadian team.  We specialize in creating outstanding user experiences that leverage the power of existing enterprise back ends to deliver amazing levels of customer and staff self-service.  Utilizing modern technologies like React.js, Typescript, and React Native on the frontend, we’re able to integrate with a variety of backend technologies such as Java, C#, Python, SQL Server, and Oracle.  

As a Lead, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development and delivery of these experiences. A sense of commitment to customer satisfaction, as well as being comfortable mentoring and driving all things front end related.  This role would entail both technical leadership and growing people leadership as well, taking on a small number of direct reports.

What you must have:

  • 3+ years Team Lead experience, both technical and people leadership
  • 6+ years of Front End development work (React, Typescript preferred, but open to any modern JS framework)
  • Experience in people management; having had direct reports or run mentorship programs is critical
  • Demonstrable experience interfacing with clients in extracting use cases and deriving requirements 
  • Working experience in various software development life cycles including Waterfall, Agile (SCRUM)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An ability to take responsibility and run with tasks and projects
  • Excellent understanding of leading development practices 

As the ideal candidate, you must value:

  • Creating a culture of inclusivity, diversity where we embrace our differences
  • Holding ourselves accountable to a high level of quality
  • Knowing that routines are in fact, not routine
  • Encouraging communication within all levels of the organization
  • Have a sense of humour
  • A blameless, iterative approach to delivery and excellence
  • Getting things done!

Sound like you?

Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar, Fuelled by BDO today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar, Fuelled by BDO welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.