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Technical Team Lead - South Brisbane, QLD

  • Queensland, QLD, Australia
  • Flight Centre
  • Full time

About your opportunity...

Flight Centre Travel Group are looking for a passionate, motivated, and skilled Technical Team Lead to join our websites team to help build and maintain the websites for our global travel brands. You will lead a team of engineers to deliver quality and innovative solutions to delight our customers.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about building reliable, scalable solutions with a focus on delivering value to our customers. You will be no stranger to working with agile software development, using the appropriate agile methodologies and lean practices.

We value teamwork, and with us you will have the opportunity to work across multiple teams and contribute to our culture of engineering and operational excellence whilst honing your skills. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our dynamic fast-paced product management & engineering team with a customer-centric focus on what we do. 


What you will do...

  • Assist with software architecture and solution designs for products in the payments space
  • Work with product managers, UX and stakeholders to shape the best solutions available with a key focus on the customer
  • Develop a team of engineers through coaching, mentoring and management support
  • Provide order of magnitude estimations in solution optioning
  • Facilitate collaboration with other engineering teams, product managers and designers
  • Facilitate team ceremonies such as elaboration sessions, retrospectives, and stand-ups
  • Lead and advocate for better development practices
  • Work closely with recruitment to hire and onboard engineers
  • Design, build efficient, testable, and maintainable solutions with the right balance between solving the problem at hand and not over-engineering your solution
  • Work across the entire stack for our front-end web applications using modern JavaScript libraries such as React, and backend microservices/APIs, serverless architecture using Node.js
  • Take initiative and always look for ways in improving the quality of our solutions, code bases, technical debt, standards, processes, and best practices


Who you are...

  • At least 7 years’ experience in software development, using modern JavaScript coding, testing and automation techniques to deliver end-to-end solutions 
  • Proven experience in building user-friendly, responsive web applications for desktop and mobile
  • Proficient in some of the following: TypeScript, React, Styled Components, JSS, Cypress and Jest
  • Passionate about software engineering best practices and know what it means to ship high-quality code that is maintainable and extendable
  • Highly collaborative team-player who thrives in a team environment without being adversarial and can also work independently
  • You have a growth mindset, embracing challenges to continuously improve and innovate
  • Experience with CMS platforms such as Drupal or Wordpress
  • Experience in building decoupled websites using techniques including routing, client-side templating, and consuming JSON-based RESTful APIs.


Desirable skills and experience...

  • Experience with Next.js or Gatsby
  • Exposure to AWS services such as CloudFront, Lambda, and API Gateway.
  • Experience with DevOps tooling & practices valuing a DevOps culture
  • Experience with observability tools, such as logging (Splunk, Kibana) and monitoring (New Relic)


What’s in it for you...

  • Generous remuneration structure and Employee Share Scheme
  • Travel and Accommodation discounts, in-house financial and health services, access to internal 24/7 gym and End-of-Trip Facility
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Flexible working environment, with WFH options available
  • Brightness Of Future: Employees have the right to see a clear pathway to achieving career ambitions, and promotion and transfers from within are our preference
  • Global career opportunities in a network of brands and businesses
  • Proud Corporate Social Responsibility platform through the Flight Centre Foundation, Responsible Travel Charter, and Brighter Futures programs


Who we are...

At Flight Centre Travel Group, our vision is to open up the world for those who want to see.

As a global travel retailer, our people come from all different backgrounds, and our connections spread to the far reaches of the globe. Together, we are a family.

We offer genuine opportunities for people to grow and evolve. We embrace new experiences, seize all opportunities, and empower all our people to find their Brightness of Future.

We DREAM BIG through collaboration and innovation and are supported to make incredible ideas a reality. We deliver quality, innovative solutions that delight our customers and achieve our strategic priorities.

We reward valuable contributions and efforts to our company, and work collaboratively to achieve our strategic priorities. 

Irreverence. Ownership. Egalitarianism. 


FCTG does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles from external agencies or suppliers via any method.  If any candidates are submitted in an unsolicited manner, we will consider this as a direct candidate application to FCTG and no fee will be payable

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