php laravel lead in mumbai

randstad india
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mumbai, maharashtra
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randstad india

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php laravel lead in mumbai


About the role

An experienced practitioner of IT delivery who works together with our leadership team to build and deliver our next generation solutions to deliver our content for the IT developer community. You will work closely with product owners and business functions to deliver solutions to market.

As a Squad Leader you will be accountable for deliveries from your team and will be jointly responsible for setting and maintaining product quality standards. You will be identifying and facilitating continuous improvement in all areas of practice and process and will be building the next generation of Squad Leaders. You will be accountable for the products you deliver, from analysis of requirements to operations (production).

By being technically hands-on, you will take responsibility for specifying, developing, deploying and maintaining software produced by you and your team. You will have delivered robust and reliable internal and external facing API based services before, providing insight and best practice. You will have experience of delivering Websites, API Gateways and Developer Portals.

You will be an expert in using the Laravel framework, you will be leading from the front.

As a leader, you will empower and motivate your team by driving a shared identity, values, and purpose through the ownership of products.

You will be part of the IT Leadership Team and help drive governance and architecture across IT.


  • Take responsibility for the growth and leadership of the team. Develop and maintain a skill profile of the team, ensuring that the team is always capable of executing all relevant tasks to deliver agreed solutions. Take responsibility of line management of team members including recruitment and selection of new team members.
  • Leading the planning and execution of development and delivery of each release of one or more products to a high standard. Ensure products are delivered on time, on budget and to quality. Promoting and assuring use of the agreed agile methodologies and tools
  • Support and actively maintain products that are in production. Ensure operational handover to service for day to day running of solutions.
  • Developing a deep understanding of domains, customers, products and technologies. Lead us on innovation and design by maintaining an awareness of opportunities provided by new technologies and practices to address challenges and enable new ways of working.
  • Maintains a strong relationship with the Product Owner and other stakeholders to ensure satisfaction and expectation management.


  • Proven track record of success in a leadership role with strong skills in people management, mentoring, and coaching.
  • Strong programming ability in one or more common technology stacks. Expertise in building solutions in Laravel.
  • Experience in managing WordPress sites.
  • Knowledge of developer API portal’s, enabling internal and external users to access content via services either as a feed or through a REST based API.
  • Strong operational mindset ensuring systems are built so they can be maintained and are robust enough to sustain failures.
  • Ability to work under broad direction and from self-initiation. Optimism, energy, and resilience in conditions of uncertainty and ambiguity
  • A hands-on approach to solving problems
  • Understanding of the principles and practices of software security
  • Demonstrate both competence & experience in Agile Software Delivery and Software Product Development.
  • Possess broad and deep knowledge of software development process and practice, including agile methods.
  • Good understanding of database technologies, tools, and database design and modelling principles
  • Sound knowledge of technology and tools used in product software development
  • Exceptional written and verbal business communication skills. Stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence and persuade at all levels. Ability to communicate complex technical concepts.
  • Understanding of risk management and managing expectations.


  • Flexible hours - choose how, when and where you work



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