Development Team Lead (Python/Robotics)

Coppell, Texas

Open to Remote

Full Time

$165k - $200k

Job Description Interested in joining a thriving technology organization, dedicated to crafting innovative software and hardware platforms that revolutionize the management of connected device supply chains? Through a strategic fusion of artificial intelligence, advanced analytics, and sophisticated automation, this organization’s platforms play a pivotal role in streamlining and enhancing the reverse logistics supply chain for a diverse range of connected devices, including smartphones, notebooks, and watches. As they continue to grow, this team is in search of an experienced technical leader to guide an engineering team of 3-5 individuals. If you embrace a "Python-centric" approach, you’ll enjoy thriving in a fast-paced and dynamic development environment. In this influential role, you will contribute to the development, maintenance, and enhancement of our products and customer system deployments. Collaborating closely with our Engineering and Product teams, you will be instrumental in building or improving cutting-edge integrated software and hardware platforms, driving automation and productivity while ensuring stability and efficiency. Beyond individual development contributions and team guidance, Team Leads are expected to be profound technical experts in our tech stack, possessing a wealth of knowledge and experience in industry technology trends. If you have a track record of developing products and platforms from concept to production and embody high standards of quality and integrity, we invite you to join this team. We are seeking motivated individuals with a flexible entrepreneurial spirit to contribute to our exciting journey of innovation and growth. This role is 100% remote, candidates can sit anywhere in the US. This role does not offer sponsorship or the opportunity for candidates to work C2C. Required Skills & Experience
  • Established background with 8+ years in progressive software engineering, demonstrating a consistent history of successful productivity
  • Recent proficiency of 6+ years in Python and Flask related frameworks is essential.
  • Leadership experience, with a focus on guiding small development teams of three to five, spanning over 3+ years
  • Capability to document requirements and specifications effectively
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities.
  • Tech stack: Python, Flask, REST APIs, PostgreSQL, AWS, Ubuntu/Linux, Firmware/Hardware, Robotics, C++
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Prioritize individuals (by aiding others in reaching their full potential and ensuring our own well-being)
  • Articulate messages distinctly (by openly, consistently, and respectfully communicating with everyone)
  • Take responsibility for our tasks and results (by personally committing to fulfilling the promises made to our colleagues and customers)
  • Foster trustworthiness (by exhibiting integrity and delivering exceptional work for both our team and clients)
  • Respect and appreciate every perspective (as it's about promoting the best ideas, not bureaucratic processes).
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • Utilize Python as the primary language to support critical software systems on our bespoke software and hardware platforms.
  • Improve and troubleshoot Python applications.
  • Identify and resolve issues using a combination of Python and PostgreSQL.
  • Leverage Python, PostgreSQL, and various systems and processes to boost productivity, maintain stability, ensure consistent APIs, and enhance system speed.
  • Utilize AWS for monitoring and diagnosing issues, as well as creating alerts for real-time notifications to stakeholders.
  • Operate in an Ubuntu/Linux desktop environment.
  • Collaborate within a cross-functional distributed team setting.
  • Lead the execution of complex engineering projects through the entire software development lifecycle.
  • Document and sustain software functionality.
  • Occasionally engage directly with customers to discuss roadmap development and gather feedback.
The Offer
  • $180,000 - $200,000 DOE
  • Additional performance-based bonuses
  • Profit sharing/Equity
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance covered for you 100%
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) - 4 weeks of time off every year, including time off for volunteering and your birthday.
  • Flexible working hours and schedules (some positions-like this one-will do some on-call weekend work on occasion, but we expect you to take time off during the week to make up for it).
  • A monthly wellness stipend that you can use for things like a meditation app, standing desk, gym equipment, etc.
  • 401(k) + match
  • 100% work from home flexibility
  • Certification, education, and tuition reimbursement

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Posted by: Kelly Ethridge

Specialization: Python