Technical Lead

You will be responsible for the technical aspects of leading the technical design, development and deployment of customer engagements, overseeing a small team of developers while carrying out design reviews/code reviews throughout the project life cycle. You will work closely with our Project Leader to understand project requirements to create project timelines and milestones, and ensure the project is delivered on time, exceeding our customers expectations. 

What you'll do:

  • Work directly with retail clients to shape the technical solution including leading the design and development of the system integration and platform configuration to meet business requirements
  • Manage technical client relationships to ensure they love our solutions and recommend us to other retailers
  • Be a trusted technology advisor
  • Work directly with retail clients to shape the technical solution including leading the design and development of the system integration and platform configuration to meet business requirements
  • Manage technical client relationships to ensure they love our solutions and recommend us to other retailers
  • Be a trusted technology advisor
  • Develop effort estimates to support scoping and project planning
  • Analyze implementation options, including pros/cons of options and provide recommendations to clients
  • Lead and manage technical delivery from scope, schedule, resource, and quality perspectives
  • Work closely with Product Development to develop solutions to customer specific configuration requirements

What you’ll need:

  • Post-secondary education in engineering, computer science and/or business degree is required, and an advanced degree is beneficial
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage rapidly evolving priorities simultaneously and proven ability to deliver in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills, as well as demonstrated tenacity and persistence, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
  • Development: Full Stack Dev experience, familiarity with common web technology and Agile methodology

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of payment hardware and software, order management, or other retail technologies
  • Experience in leading teams to success and developing clean code.

We believe:
When you join Tulip, you’ll be part of a fast-growing group of people who come from different backgrounds, countries, and experience. We believe in investing in our people, building positive relationships with our customers, and treating our work like craft. We prioritise diversity, inclusion and building a community, and we stay humble and hungry.

We offer:

  • An environment passionate about growth & learning
  • Flex hours for our early risers and night owls
  • Paid sick days
  • 15 days of paid vacation
  • Paid parental leave
  • Corporate gym rate
  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Weekly team lunches with Halal and vegetarian options
  • Wellness & Meditation rooms
  • Healthy (and less healthy) snacks and gourmet espresso
  • Breathtaking Toronto office on the waterfront & close to Union station
  • Creative community space in our Communitech home in Kitchener

What we do:
Tulip Retail is the first mobile platform built exclusively for store associates. Leading retailers like Saks Fifth Avenue, Coach, and Kate Spade believe in enabling the next generation of store associates with mobile technology using Tulip. We’re a team of experts who have worked with and for retailers over the past 20 years and are driven to build a company whose mission is to enable one of the world’s largest job markets. By placing Tulip-enabled iPads into the hands of associates, our goal is to provide them with instant and reliable access to the product information, while also being able to transact, communicate, and collaborate in an omnichannel world.

Closing:
We encourage applications from candidates of colour, women, queer candidates, candidates with family caregiving responsibilities, immigrant candidates, transgender candidates, and candidates with disabilities.

Feel like you can’t tick all the boxes above? If you have some of the skills and experience that we’re looking for and are willing to use your talent to learn the rest, we encourage you to apply.