Engineering Technical Lead in Portland, OR

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Vacasa   •  

Portland, OR 97201

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


5 - 7 years

Posted 54 days ago

As an Engineering Technical Lead, you will be responsible for technology selection, system architecture, security and operations. At Vacasa, Technical Leads are hands-on contributors. Here's some of what you will do with your team:

  • Help design and architect applications and services to support the business
  • Review your team's work and provide recommendations via code reviews and discussion
  • Explore new technologies and validate concepts to help your team choose the right tool for the job
  • Utilize predominantly scrum methodology and ensure the team conducts the appropriate ceremonies
  • Ensure appropriate monitoring and instrumentation is implemented for production systems
  • Advocate for quality standards and work with your team to create robust testing capabilities

What you'll do as a leader

  • Work with your team to deliver robust products
  • Mentor a team of software engineers
  • Participate in and encourage collaborative conversations around problem-solving
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to other software engineers on your team
  • Foster a tech culture where you lead by example


  • At least 5 years experience working on software projects with a cross-functional team
  • Adept at facilitating technical discussions that lead to informed decisions
  • Experience with Python, PHP, or NodeJS
  • Strong working knowledge of databases (SQL & NoSQL)
  • Experience or enthusiasm to mentor engineers
  • Demonstrable experience delivering software products used in real world environments

Valid Through: 2019-10-22