Technical Lead, Booking Software

Rezdy

Rezdy has been focused on growing which has created a new opportunity for a Technical Lead to join our Booking Software Squad

  • New and exciting opportunity for you to bring all your experience and talent
  • Join a dynamic team passionate about creating the best product for our Customers
  • Growing International travel tech company based in Sydney
Rezdy is the world’s leading independent B2B cloud-based booking and distribution platform in the experiences sector. Our mission is to power the growth of the experiences industry through tools and connections that make life easier. 

Chances are, if you’ve ever booked a tour or activity, you’ve interacted with Rezdy’s platform. On the one hand, we help ‘experience’ suppliers, such as whale watching tours, cooking schools and amusement parks manage their bookings online and connect with a wide distribution and resale network. On the other hand, we help those looking for experiences and inventory to resell to expand their own customer offering, such as online travel agencies (OTAs), tourist information centres, hotel concierges and local travel agents. 

Rezdy has been focused on growing over the last several months which has created a new opportunity for a Technical Lead to join our Booking Software Squad within our Engineering team. 

As the Tech Lead, you get excited about collaborating with product and engineering and enabling others to design, build and architect robust software applications and solutions. You’ll be hands-on with our platform while encouraging others to make the right decisions, challenge themselves, grow and be effective in their roles. You’re passionate about crafting quality software and you have a personal approach to engaging people, with an appetite for making an impact and driving changes that deliver value to our customers and our business. 

The Role and you: 
  • Deliver and enable others to deliver world class software that delights our customers and exceeds the expectations of our business
  • Provide technical leadership and management of a squad of software engineers including coaching and mentoring the team’s development
  • Relatively size, estimate, manage and deliver across product driven backlogs
  • Support and promote an agile development environment focused on delivering value without compromising on quality
  • Contribute to the technical design and architecture of software / platforms
  • Drive code quality by conducting code reviews, unit testing and other automated processes while encouraging the measurement of quality related metrics
  • Provide engineering experimentation, selection and implementation
  • Engage across the business to create and refine our software applications and platforms
  • Work closely with the Product Manager to understand the needs of the customer / business to shape our products
  • Play a key role in developing feature specs through collaboration with product and design teams
  • Utilise the value to the customer / business to shape the solution that will be delivered
  • Working across teams, both onshore and offshore, to coordinate, align and ensure the success of development efforts

Who you are: 
  • You’ve had experience in a similar role in full stack development (Java, TypeScript, React, PHP) and leading teams
  • You have a deep knowledge of front end Javascript frameworks (React or AngularJS), CSS and Less/Sass and practical experience in cloud application/platforms software engineering, devOps development environments and best practices. Cloud infrastructure experience, AWS specific experience an advantage
  • You are experienced in working with modern, cloud based architectures, RESTful APIs, event driven services and serverless tools
  • It’s not just about Engineering! You also deeply care about product usability, user experience and design
  • You’re passionate about leadership, both in yourself and others - growing and mentoring others is reward 
  • Ever-curious and adventurous, you love learning new things and encourage others to learn and share - we champion a collaborative culture. 
  • You’re down-to-earth, ever-curious and thrive on being involved - you enjoy making things happen

What’s in it for you:
  • Your Rezdy anniversary day off to thank you for a great year!
  • How do you like the sound of company-wide social events, team outings, and exclusive discounts on tours and activities?
  • Work with a fascinating product in a high growth tech-thirsty industry 
  • Passionate team with opportunity to work across exciting projects. You can own it and make it happen
  • Opportunities to step up for high achievers
  • Diverse Scaleup culture 
  • Company wide innovative and collaborative hack events every quarter

Reasons to believe:
  • Our Engineers are doing innovative stuff in - Check out more about our Hackathon and Shipit here: https://www.rezdy.com/careers/ 
  • We’re ones to watch - Capterra top 5 companies to watch in 2020
  • We’re growing fast - Deloitte Tech Fast 50 2019
  • We’re a winning brand - Capterra Ease of Use winner 2018
  • We’re a startup that’s going places - ranked 11th in Australia, and top 500 globally. www.startupranking.com/rezdy
  • Here’s a taste of what our customers say about us: https://youtu.be/wqLZv7q1SIU

The opportunities to share this success are limitless, the conversations are genuine, customer impact is meaningful and we have fun along the way.
What are you waiting for? 
Come and join us on this adventure!