React Technical Lead

Software Development Remote, United States


Description

Rightpoint, a Genpact company (NYSE: G) is a global experience leader. Over 700 employees across 12 offices work with clients end-to-end, from defining and enabling vision, to ensuring ongoing market relevance. Our diverse teams lead with empathy, data and creativity—always in service of the experience. From whiteboard to roll-out, we help our clients embed experience across their operations from front to back office to accelerate digital transformation through a human-centric lens. Rightpoint has been recognized among the top customer experience consultancies in The Forrester Wave™: Customer Experience Strategy Consulting Practices, Q4 2020.

Are you someone who wants to create change in the way business is done? Do you want to work with inspired and like-minded intrapreneurs? Us too! We take our work very seriously, but we have fun doing it. And we’re searching for passionate, talented people to join the Rightpoint team.

Our Commitment to You

No matter who you are, where you come from, who you love, what you believe, or what you get excited about, we bring people together to make phenomenal work. That's what makes us Rightpoint!

 

Intro
 

Rightpoint is looking for a Lead Developer to join a growing practice primarily focused on building a global commerce platform using React / Next.js. You’d be collaborating with several engineering teams to build and deploy the commerce product across the globe, participating in a rapid engineering environment.

 

Highlights include

 

  • Working on a product that empowers small businesses across the globe
  • Developing B2B digital-commerce technology designed to help businesses grow
  • Engaging and collaborating with a diverse range of technical disciplines including Micro-frontends, Backend-for-frontends, DevOps, Microservices, container-based deployments, and Native App development
  • Architecting digital-commerce experiences
  • Mentoring team members to develop and achieve their career goals

 

 We’ll need you to:

  • Recommend technical approaches and architect solutions for clients
  • Direct engineering effort across a dedicated team of 4-6 developers
  • Guide, mentor, and train developers across our teams
  • Collaborate with client engineering teams
  • Participate in issue resolution to keep team members unblocked on their daily tasks
  • Debug and trace technical issues across technology stacks in collaboration with other engineering teams
  • Work with a dedicated Scrum Master to manage timelines and releases
  • Utilize strong soft skills and consulting skills when interfacing directly with clients, stakeholders, engineering managers, and developers across a diverse group of teams from several different countries
  • Manage a team of developers, plan and assign tasks, maintain training plans, and conduct regular one-on-ones
  • Technically groom development epics, stories, and tasks
  • Participate in regularly scheduled release deployments
  • Participate in process creation, process adjustment, and technical documentation

 
What We’d Love to See:

  • 4+ years of experience in web-development using JavaScript
  • 2+ years working in Unix/Linux environments
  • Experience in a client-facing role
  • Experience leading a development team
  • Familiarity with common debugging and application-profiling tools
  • Experience with project management software, e.g. Jira, Access, Smartsheet
  • Experience with version control software, e.g. Git
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

 It’d be great if you had experience with:

  • E-commerce platforms / solutions
  • Programming Languages: JavaScript, Node.js, TypeScript
  • Frameworks: React, Next.js, Jest
  • Automated testing software: Cypress
  • Project Management: Jira
  • Application Monitoring: New Relic, Azure
  • Tools/DevOps: Postman or Insomnia, CI/CD tooling, Azure DevOps, ArgoCD, Kubernetes, Docker
  • Communication: Slack, Teams, Zoom
  • Analytics: Segment, Amplitude

Apply if you:

  • Are passionate about e-commerce, web experiences, and software development
  • Enjoy a challenge and are eager to grow
  • Enjoy fostering and developing strong relationships between the members of your team and client base to deliver project requirements efficiently and effectively
  • Are excited to work on high-traffic, high-profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that values training, skills development, and individual growth
  • Have a love for process and exceptional attention to detail

 

Benefits and Perks at Rightpoint

  • Flexible PTO – If you need a day off or an extended vacation, take the time!
  • Hybrid work environment: Casual and open office or Remote…You choose!
  • Great insurance coverage (Multiple Options) and flexible spending accounts
  • 401K with Company Matching
  • Regular Cultural & Social Events including Community Volunteer Opportunities, Happy Hours, Team Outings, Intramural Sports, and more
  • Monthly WFH stipend
  • Continuous Training, Certifications, and Learning Opportunities
  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion: We care about making Rightpoint a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive organization to bring about meaningful and measurable changes to representation, team member experience, and client engagement. Here's how:
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG): Our ERGs are created and run by team members who share a common community, identity, or allyship. Right now, our ERGs include Parents, Pride, POC, and Womxn. These groups play a vital role in contributing to Rightpoint’s inclusive environment where all are valued and empowered to succeed
    • Partnerships: Out-in-Tech, POINT Foundation, WomenHack, Girls Inc., and more!
    • Mentorship Program

EEO Statement

Rightpoint, a Genpact Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. We are committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.