Tech Lead

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We are searching for a Tech Lead to be the engineering leader of one of our teams owning the technical buildout of the startup. This role requires a combination of strong technical and leadership capabilities. You’ll be responsible for managing an engineering team (usually a team of 3-7 engineers), owning the software architecture and infrastructure, engaging with the business to understand the product needs, and overseeing the technical direction and delivery.

  • Senior
  • Freelancer
  • Homeoffice
  • Plný úvazek
Navrhni si mzdu

Popis pozice



  • Work closely with the Product Manager and Design Lead to lead the project and help the startup achieve its goals through the product we are building


  • Select and update technologies that are most appropriate for the needs of the startup while remaining in line with our standards
  • Own the process of setting up and maintaining the hosting infrastructure to handle the scaling needs of the startup and configure the relevant environments
  • Architect deployments and CI/CD pipelines
  • Oversee the overall software architecture


  • Manage the engineering team on the startup and oversee the quality of their output
  • Create and maintain a fun and challenging environment where your engineers are motivated, engaged, growing, and working together in a collaborative way
  • Be a hands-on contributor on the project, developing features together with the team


  • Assist the Product Manager in discovery refinement, ensuring that epics and user stories in the roadmap are refined, estimated, and prioritized in line with business goals


  • Good level of English
  • Experience building web applications using Typescript, React, Node.js, and GraphQL
  • Experience architecting software (for projects from scratch is a plus)
  • Experience setting up and maintaining hosting infrastructure
  • Good business thinking (working at an early-stage startup is a plus)
  • Ability to make product decisions based on the value it provides to the startup and its users
  • Strong leadership capabilities
  • Great communication skills


  • General
    • Node.js
    • Typescript
    • Turborepo
  • Frontend
    • React + Next.js
    • GraphQL: Apollo Client
    • tRPC + React Query
    • Material UI
  • Backend
    • GraphQL: Apollo Server + Nexus
    • tRPC
    • Prisma
  • Tests
    • Cypress
    • Playwright
    • Jest
  • Mobile
    • React Native
  • DevOps
    • GitHub & GitHub Actions
    • Google Cloud Platform
    • Docker


We’ve built over 40 successful startups. Here are a few from our portfolio:

Zkušenosti Co požadujeme

  • Úroveň:


Javascript developer

Základní dovednosti

react node.js typescript graphql javascript trpc


Anglicky – domluvit se

Práce u nás Co nabízíme

Jaké jsou benefity

  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working environment
  • 25 vacation days + 1 birthday day off + 1 additional day for every year working with OAK’S LAB (capped at 30 days)
  • Top-of-the-line MacBook and hardware budget
  • Budget to spend on your growth (books, courses, conferences)
  • Free English lessons
  • Opportunity for a bonus gained from investments in our startup partners
  • Team bonding, happy hours, online games, annual offsite trips
  • Outside of work activity clubs (yoga, traveling, football, tennis, etc.)
  • Snacks and drinks in the office, weekly pizza, monthly breakfast
  • Landmark office right on Old Town Square (dog-friendly)

Proč si vybrat tuto nabídku

Our environment is dynamic and filled with motivated people from nearly twenty different nationalities, all striving towards a common, ambitious goal. The environment fosters momentum that helps you grow and improve each day. We want to see you reach new career milestones through a growth plan, 1:1s, and learning sessions to have the opportunity to make an impact.

Informace o pozici

Typ odměny Odměna/Mzda
Vzdálená práce Homeoffice
Pracovní prostředí Moderní
Typ práce nebo projektu Moderní technologie Inovační projekty
Typ smlouvy Freelancer
Typ pracovního úvazku Plný úvazek
Typ firmy Malá
Místo pracoviště Prague