Technical lead

Team lead with a technical background

"Theory and practice sometimes clash. And when that happens, theory loses. Every single time."

-Linus Torvalds


LinkORB Engineering is looking to expand our global team of remote technology professionals and currently hiring for a technical lead.

If you are an experienced player-coach with software development and project/people management skills, please keep reading!


At LinkORB, the Technical lead role is responsible for:

  • 👉 Translating strategic plans and project charters into discrete, actionable engineering work items

  • 👉 Validating work item requirements and acceptance criteria with architecture, engineering, and business stakeholders before assignment

  • 👉 Making recommendations and faciliating consensus across technical team members on topics such as

  • Coding conventions and engineering workflow

  • Open-source library and platform selections

  • Security practices and standards

  • 👉 Creating and monitoring project plans and associated work items through completion

  • 👉 Anticipating, responding to, and resolving technical and business blockers raised by developers

  • 👉 Code reviews

  • 👉 Engaging and collaborating with the technical writing team to create supporting process and system artifacts

  • 👉 Maintaining a healthy and postive engineering culture


At LinkORB, we work with the Badge System for qualification and learning. Candidates will be evaluated on their ability to achieve the following badges:

  • 🏅 Git Basics Understand and apply basic Git concepts
  • 🏅 GitHub Basics Understand and apply basic GitHub concepts


  • 📝 At least 5 years of PHP software development experience
  • 📝 At least 3 years of technical project or product management experience

That said, at LinkORB we understand that no one knows everything and the learning journey is part of what we love about the work.

Ready to apply?

Great, we are excited to hear from you! Please send a cover letter and resume to engineering@linkorb.com.

Things we love seeing and hearing about in applications:

  • Your personal philosophy for leading technical teams
  • Your journey from engineer to tech lead

Working at LinkORB

LinkORB Engineering is the sub-group of LinkORB focused on the development and operations of our products and platforms: innovative healthcare solutions for healthcare professionals and their patients.

We are a fully remote team collaborating almost entirely asynchronously to build and support products used by millions of families and thousands of healthcare professionals.

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