🖐 Hello world! We are Mate аcademy, a product EdTech startup with a mission to help 1 million people worldwide build their careers in IT. Our team challenges educational processes in Ukraine and the world, changing the pattern that obtaining an IT profession from scratch is nearly impossible.
28 березня 2024

Full-stack (JS) Team Lead (вакансія неактивна)

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Mate academy — an EdTech startup with a technological, gamified, AI-friendly LMS platform where people learn IT specialties. Try it!

Our mission is to help 1 million people worldwide build their careers in IT🤘

Already, 3500+ graduates have landed their first IT jobs in just 4 months of training. We successfully launched our business in Poland and Brazil and have plans to expand to other countries.

Product: We work on development the most advanced Learning Management System. You can learn more about our engineering culture in this article and about LMS itself here.

Product tech stack: React, Next.js, Typescript, Node.js, React Native, Apollo GraphQL, Postgresql, Sequelize, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS (lambda, sqs, opensearch, dynamodb, EKS, redshift, and other).

What will you need to succeed

  • Commercial experience in JavaScript (React and Node.js) — 3+ years;
  • Experience in leading people- 1+ years;
  • Experience with HTML/CSS, TS, React, Node.js, SQL, AWS;
  • Getting things done attitude;
  • English: upper-іntermediate or higher.

Your advantage will be

  • Experience with NextJS, experience with GraphQL (server and client) and Websockets;
  • Experience with the serverless framework;
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes.

Your tasks will be

  • Lead the development team, which consists of 6 developers;
  • Help each developer do their best work and build a culture of high performance and care about quality;
  • Optimize and improve existing solutions;
  • Creation of design docs and hands-on development of new features E2E.

Examples of projects

  • Improve code editor experience for users (AI Helper integration, better errors explanation, etc);
  • Social features in our product (tasks discussion, forum);
  • Implementation of dark mode on a platform;
  • Managing notification center.

What you’ll find when working at Mate

  • A mission to help 1M of people to start their careers in tech;
  • No bureaucracy;
  • Freedom to make own decisions and influence business;
  • Unlimited paid vacation;
  • A cozy office in the center of Kyiv, completely autonomous and ready to work in any force majeure in winter. We have our own bomb shelter;
  • Free English classes (twice a week);
  • Performance/salary review every 6-12 months;
  • Lunches paid for by the company (if you work in an office);
  • Apple equipment for your comfortable work;
  • An incredible team that cares about what they do, which makes work an exciting adventure.

Your team

You will lead Activation team which consist of 6 developers Mid and Sen level. The team works with the core of our product LMS (Learning Management System) and responsible for developing platform view, code editor, the application process, LMS content, etc). They responsible for activation users and converting them to students. Your direct manager will be Vadim Ilchenko, our best CTO ever!

Recruitment process

  • Talent acquisition screen — 45 min;
  • Technical interview — 1 hour;
  • Cultural fit interview with the co-founder- 1 hour.