Who we are and why we are looking for you?
We are young! (4 Years young) But we have achieved explosive growth, with 600 million monthly views globally across 4 platforms.
Despite our early success, there’s still a long way to go to fulfil our ambitious mission. Be an early member of a legendary team.
BuzzMyVideos is looking for a Tech Lead to join its growing team in London. The successful candidate will be involved in the design, the implementation, the deployment and the fulllifecycle maintenance of a full range of innovative products that will pose the team some serious programming challenges. BuzzMyVideos helps video creators to optimise, scale and monetise their content. If you like the idea of joining a fast growing Series A VC backed startup with a global mindset founded by two former YouTube employees, this is the spot for you!
Where do you come in and what you will do?
Our team structure is very flat, all our engineers are part of the same group, some are more senior than others but that is down to the role they play and the impact they have, we don’t dwell on job titles!
Design, implement, test and deploy scalable and robust software applications. Enhance existing applications and integrate external solutions. Perform code reviews and adopt agile methodologies.
To lead and build the technical strategy, architecture solutions in line with the product roadmap and overall company vision. You are a keen problem solver and are able to tackle complex software development and architectural challenges with adopting the best, most efficient and scalable technology solutions. Leading and building a harmonious team of developers, senior architects and designers is what you are comfortable doing.
You are always on top of new and emerging technologies, ensuring scalability in products and services of the business.
- Develop proof-of-concept applications
- Conduct assessments on external architectures
- Present architectures both internally and externally
- Perform code reviews
- Adopt Agile methodologies
- Plan and implement TDD
- Document software systems
About you and your skills
We are a diverse organisation headquartered in London with 17 different nationalities and pride ourselves on our differences. If you have the following, we would love to hear from you
- 7 – 10 years professional software development experience with a solid architectural background
- Experience in Java and/or Node.js and/or Angular.js
- Strong leadership and entrepreneurial spirit with 7+ years of team management (both local & international teams)
- Advanced HTML5, CSS3, responsive design
- RESTful APIs
- Agile development / SCRUM or Kanban
- Cross-browser / device testing
- MySQL and MongoDB databases
- Git, BitBucket
What we offer
We offer you the chance of working as a human within a group of other humans who will never be referred to as “resources” and have a real interest in having some good time together. Our headquarters are located in London and we keep a constant exchange with all our sites located all over the world, including Cagliari. BuzzMyVideos is on a quest for a new paradigm in managing and promoting video content and your contribution will play an essential part in that journey. Salary DOE.
Contract type: Permanent
We empower content creators, working with them to grow their channels to the next level and to succeed on YouTube and other channels. We also connect brands with video makers to unlock innovative ways to connect with consumers & find target audiences segments all over the world