Lead Engineer

  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • Other Industries

Job Information

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    Category Engineering Jobs
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    Posted On Feb 4 ,2021
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Pangaea
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    Contact Email enquiries@pangaeanetwork.com

Job Description

Job Summary

  • We’re looking for someone to lead the design and architecture of building our new E-commerce Platform. This platform will handle e-commerce tools, tax / duty calculations, subscription management, and storefront capabilities for our own internal brands for millions of visitors a year.
  • You will be responsible for pushing tasks, making technical decisions and writing maintainable, good-quality code. The scope of the features that you will work on may change on a monthly basis depending on the priorities of the team.
  • You will be expected to have a thorough understanding of web applications, back-end architecture and well-designed schema structures.
  • You will work closely with the Product Manager of the team to understand technical tasks that need to be pushed.
  • A successful candidate should be able to work with other engineers on the team and should oversee that the technical velocity + code quality are properly balanced throughout the building phase of the project.
  • You will be working closely with the Head of Engineering to collaborate on technical decisions but also on the team’s morale and hiring needs.
  • We are a big fan of product-minded engineers who can tackle problems without the need for overly scoped out guidelines.
  • We love engineers who put importance to the value of the features that are being built, and a successful candidate should not only be able to execute the project scope given but also ideate with the product owners & engineers on the team.
  • While technical ability is very important to engineers at Pangaea, we expect this role to also be a team lead whose responsibilities often extend beyond purely technical ownership.


  • 4+ years working as a Full Stack Engineer.
  • Great sense of API design and data modelling (in relational databases like MySQL / Postgres)
  • Experience working with React, Redux
  • Experience building APIs with Node + Express
  • Experience in Laravel is a plus but not required.
  • Experience in a large scale refactor / re-architecture (Monolith to SoA is a plus)
  • Aww proven track record of technical leadership through large scale projects
  • Product and Business acumen, the first customers of this platform are our own brands
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in the Logistics or E-commerce industry is a huge plus