R/Shiny Tech Lead

Warsaw /
Tech Team /
Full-time remote
/ Remote
About Appsilon

Appsilon is an ambitious and fast-growing software house and consultancy specializing in actions support systems and machine learning with Fortune 500 clients across the globe. We are a unique company inspired by a mission to improve our society and environment. 

We are a global leader in R and Shiny, which are used by companies of all sizes to build data applications. When companies run into difficult problems or want to initiate large-scale enterprise projects, they come to Appsilon.

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Your role 
We are seeking an experienced Tech Lead to join our team. As a tech lead you will work closely with our team of developers, project leaders, and clients to design and implement solutions in R and Shiny development (or comparable full web stack).
You will be responsible for the technical aspects of project delivery, ensuring that all solutions meet technical requirements, are delivered on time, and are of high quality

Your responsibilities:

    • Team guidance: Providing resources, skills, and supporting to deliver quality code on time. Building strong relationships with team members and stakeholders.
    • Client communication: Communicating project requirements, scope, timelines, and budget in a non-technical way.
    • Project management: Participating in managing the software development life cycle from a technical perspective. Validating requirements and drive estimation process.
    • Evolving technology: Staying up to date with latest developments and best practices in R and Shiny development.
    • Quality assurance: Implementing a robust process of code reviews, testing, and validation.
    • Balancing priorities: Managing competing priorities and team dynamics effectively.

What we expect:

    • At least 5 years of experience in R and Shiny development (or comparable full web stack)
    • Proven experience leading technical design and implementation of solutions in R and Shiny.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build strong relationships with team members and clients.
    • Strong leadership and project management skills.
    • You have a valid passport or ID Card

Why Appsilon is a good place for you:

    • We offer attractive compensation with extensive human-first, people-focused benefits to prioritize your personal and financial well-being.
    • Open, kind and understanding internal culture,
    • High impact on the work of the whole company,
    • We have an amazing Team, ready to support you,
    • Startup atmosphere, less documentation and rules, we are open to experimenting and learning,
    • Our Purpose and Data for Good initiative,
    • A very short decision-making process with almost flat structure,
    • You’ll change stuff that does not work at Appsilon - we want to learn from you,

In addition, we offer:

    • 14000 - 22000 PLN + VAT on B2B
    • 3300 - 4900 USD + VAT on B2B
    • 26 days of paid holidays + an equivalent of public holidays in Poland, est. 11 days in 2022
    • +5% of salary in Professional Development Budget to spend on activities that help you grow
    • 33 days (paid 80%) per year on B2B when on a sick leave
    • 4 paid days per year to be used for training/conferences, events, or workshops
    • Remote work-first working culture with flexible working hours to adjust to your family life
    • Private health care insurance for you and your family
    • Life insurance for you and your family
    • FitProfit or FitSport membership card 
    • AskHenry – a personal assistant works great in large Polish cities, elsewhere limited to online support
    • We will provide you with a MacBook and additional accessories for your computer to make your work even more efficient and comfortable.

What can you expect during the recruitment process?

    • Screening call with a Recruiter
    • Home Assignment
    • Consulting Interview
    • Technical Interview (including Coding task)

Appsilon is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applicants of different backgrounds, cultures, genders, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical disability, or length of time spent unemployed.

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