Team Lead - Mobile in Work From Home at TradeStation

Date Posted: 5/11/2022

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Team Lead - Mobile
TradeStation is an online brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.  At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and an unlimited PTO policy.
We are looking for an energetic Team Lead or Tech Lead with management duties to deliver compelling Mobile brokerage applications to traders and investors.  Team Leads inspire, direct, and guide their team to successfully deliver on business and technical objectives.  You will have the opportunity to lead the next evolution of our Mobile (iOS and Android) trading platforms by applying modern tools, technologies, and techniques to deliver a top-notch experience for our global customers.

As an experienced Software Developer you know what it takes to deliver successful Mobile products. Your main duties are to help the team organize around objectives and employ agile principles to ensure success.  You will drive innovation and continuous improvement to meet the needs of a dynamic business and technical environment.  You will coach and mentor Software Engineers and Testers to reach their highest potential in delivering value to our customers.  You will participate in roadmap and planning sessions to guide key initiatives, drive results on projects and communicate with stakeholders.  The Team Lead sets a high bar for the team, measures progress, and grows an autonomous team empowered to do whatever is needed to deliver amazing products for our customers.

  • Hire, develop and retain top technical talent
  • Embody servant leadership principles
  • Drive the SDLC for the team and products
  • Perform code reviews and technical assessments
  • Create and manage technical roadmaps
  • Ensure technical delivery follows modern best practices and seeks to innovate and renew over time
  • Measure team and project progress, report to leadership and stakeholders, and drive change where necessary
  • Set the bar for testing so that stakeholders have a high trust that every release is solid
  • Clear roadblocks for teams to ensure delivery focus
  • Create a culture of Team ownership and accountability with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Work closely with product owners to prioritize work and execute product roadmaps
  • Negotiate with stakeholders on projects to ensure your team is setup for success
  • Strong combination of technical and intellectual ability
  • Broad understanding of modern Mobile Development principles and practices
  • Understand IOS and Android platform development concepts
  • Knowledge and experience with Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Knowledge of modern software development and design patterns
  • Experience in one or more programming languages including Swift, Kotlin, Java, JavaScript, C#, or Python
  • Effective organizational skills and time management
  • Good communication skills in 1-on-1 and team settings
  • Ability to create technical documentation, define plans and conduct presentations
  • Demonstrate good judgement and be willing to make hard decisions regarding teams and individuals
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent technical experience
  • 3+ years of software development experience as an individual contributor
  • 1+ years of relevant team lead or technical lead experience