Team Lead

Vancouver, BC | Full-Time | Software Development

Role Description

An integral part of project execution, a Team Lead at Synic oversees a one-to-two-pizza software engineering team. Ensuring the quality and efficiency of output, they guide their team to success in rendering a specific set of capabilities, or delivering a software product. 


The Team Lead is intuitively knowledgeable; as a result of years of experience as a software developer, they are able to mentor team members and mature projects. They set the tone for the work culture and environment as collaborative, growth-oriented and excellence-driven.


  • Coordinate a development team of 3 – 8 people on diverse software initiatives
  • Maintain responsibility for quality, impact and timeliness of team deliverables
  • Mentor Software Engineers to improve their approach, communication and execution of tasks
  • Design and write code
  • Support your team in smart, self-responsible and innovative ways, and represent them in meetings
  • Reinforce a work environment of openness and collaboration

Experience & Skills

  • 1+ years in a leadership or Team Lead role
  • 4+ years experience as a software developer
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in relevant field
  • Demonstrable experience using the Agile framework
  • Languages: C#, Java, PHP, Python
  • Front-end Languages: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Front-end Frameworks: Angularjs, Reactjs, Bootstrap
  • Frameworks: .NET Core, .NET 4.7, Entity Framework

Desired Attributes

  • A leader who is willing to get their hands dirty and muck in where needed
  • Values honest mistakes over poor communication
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to communicate the vision of a project to underwrite purpose
  • Ability to prioritize and delegate
  • Solutions and growth focused
  • Working knowledge of Figma and Adobe XD

Bonus if you have...

  • Master’s Degree in relevant field
  • Agile Certified Practitioner Qualification
  • Leadership Training

Culture & Perks

  • Extended Benefits Plan
  • Annual bonus subject to performance
  • Ongoing bonus incentive opportunities for independently-driven projects
  • Free coffee and snacks
  • Happy Hour Fridays with the team
  • $20 annual fee for on-site gym access
  • Free bike storage
  • Chill, non-toxic and collaborative atmosphere

Interested? Send a brief cover letter and resume to [email protected]