Technical Team Lead - AWS

  • Lixar IT
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Jul 11, 2018
Full time Customer Service Management / Project Management

Job Description

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Technical Team Lead to join our Automotive team. As a team lead, you will be supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications. The ideal candidate will be a senior developer who has experience working directly with clients, excellent communication skills and a sense of commitment to customer satisfaction.

As a Technical Team Lead, you have:

  •  6+ years of full-stack programming experience
  • 2+ years team lead experience


  • Strong experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Client-facing experience
  • An ability to take responsibility and run with tasks and projects
  • Excellent understanding of development best practices
  • Expert in at least one of: Python; Java; Javascript; C#; Scala; shell scripting

Preferably, you also have a few of the following:

  • Experience designing AWS solutions based on multiple services
  • Good knowledge of databases (MySQL, SQL Server, Maria, Aurora, Oracle, etc.)
  • Comfortable with NoSQL storage (MongoDb, DynamoDB, Cassandra, Redshift, etc.)
  • Good understanding of data analytics tools and services (ML, Hadoop; EMR; HDInsight; Jupyter Notebooks, PANDAs, Spark, Hive, Presto, Storm, etc.)
  • Familiarity with a Javascript front end framework (React, Angular, etc.)
  • Node.js web servers
  • Exposure to serverless architectures
  • AWS deployment and devops best practices
  • Understanding of the care and feeding of containers and container orchestration frameworks

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Have an eye for detail
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today! 

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
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