We’re Blue Beetle, a hospitality and leisure focused digital agency based in Dubai. We build websites and apps that help our clients grow their business by implementing digital solutions to drive traffic, convert opportunities and increase revenue.
We are looking to hire a Technical Lead with 3+ years of industry experience to head the technical division of Blue Beetle.
- Superb oral and written communication skills in excellent English.
- Over three years of experience in technical management.
- Ability to manage, guide and mentor internal and external teams, making sure everyone is aligned and working for a common goal.
- Ability to see the big picture and possess a business sense for the vision and strategy of a project.
- Strong eye for design, attention to detail and empathy for the end-user.
- A natural decision maker with the capability to identify and overcome potential challenges/obstacles.
- Understanding and demonstratable experience with Agile Scrum and Extreme Programming principles.
- Excellent programming skills.
- Degree in CS is preferred.
- Fluent in Git and release management principles.
- Knows how to ship and maintain a web app in production.
- Experience and deep understanding of how the full development stack works.
- Good knowledge of PHP and MySQL (especially Laravel).
- Sound knowledge and understanding of REST APIs.
- Experience with Linux/Ubuntu servers.
- Passionate about working with cutting edge technologies and methodologies.
- Eager to join a growing organisation with a long-term commitment.
- Self-starter/entrepreneurial attitude toward work and life.
- Team player/highly collaborative/willing to help and share knowledge.