• Front End Tech Lead

    Location: Remote

  • About The Role

    A Tech Lead is responsible for leading a team and providing technical guidance. Tech Leads should be highly self-motivated individuals that can motivate their teams. They should be able to learn, develop, embrace our culture, absorb feedback from their peers and support our team and projects. Tech Lead level developers should have an excellent development background, rigorous teamwork, and product development experience, with the ability to lead teams.


    Eat tech team adopts a simple framework for measuring an engineer’s performance and value to the business.


    PRO Engineer

    • Passion • Resourceful • Ownership

    Every developer should aspire to master these three key characteristics, becoming highly effective and valuable developers.

    What you will do

    Core Responsibilities (high-level focus):
    • Extreme ownership of all respective platforms
    • A focal point for all respective platform technical support, challenges, and questions.
    • Technical champion for respective platforms and teams, enforcing code quality, best practices, and performance.

    Lead Responsibilities:

    • Delegates and prioritizes tasks to team members efficiently.
    • Evaluates team and members' performance, encouraging areas for growth and improvement within the team.
    • Guides team development efforts towards successful project delivery, conducting and enforcing code reviews.
    • Leads team members to produce clean, efficient, readable, flexible, and reliable code, through coaching and mentorship.
    • Seeks out customer feedback to create personas and user stories.
    • Works closely with all other tech leads, UX/UI designers, business and systems analysts, and support

    Personal Responsibilities:

    • Adheres to high-quality development principles while delivering on-time and on-budget.
    • Reviews practicality and estimation of features.
    • Solves complex technical issues, conducting root-cause analysis if required.
    • Identifies ideas to improve platform performance and availability.
    • Upholds expert knowledge of their respective technology advancements.
    • Understands development cost vs business gains.
    • Reviews and tests improvements to ensure improved functionality and optimization.

    What you should have

    • Experience of working on Javascript 6yrs+
    • Experience of working on React Web 3yrs+
    • Experience with working with other front end technology such as Angular, Ember, Vue, Backbone Express, and Node JS 3yrs+
    • Has handled a team previously 1yr+
    • Experience of working in a B2B product company 3yrs+
    • Should have agile team experience
    • Strong user feedback-driven experience

    What we offer

    • Interactive employee training and onboarding
    • Competitive salary & health insurance
    • Quarterly employee engagement activities and a chance to participate in the annual company retreat to Sri Lanka
    • Become one of the key employees of a fast-growing, exciting startup changing the reservation intelligence landscape in the world
    • Annual training and development allowance
    • Annual leave for 21 working days and additional annual leave days based on the number of years you have worked with the company.
    • An opportunity to get ESOP based on your performance and Eat values.

    What's Next?

    This is a full-time position. If you are outside the UAE, it would be a remote position. If you're interested in joining and believe this is the role for you, please send an email to careers@eatapp.co and start the email with ‘Catharanthus roseus’.


    Looking forward to your application, good luck.