Platform Lead

Current Occupant

Jarred Harewood

Team Memberships

  • Development Team (lead)
  • Executive Team (member and occasional facilitator (rotating))

Role Description

The platform lead has two primary responsibilities

  • Managing the product and software development work on the Resonate Platform
  • Working with other members of the Executive Team on Resonate’s organisational strategy

Both responsibilities are equally important, requiring both technical and business compentencies. Resonate is a co-operative which means that both product and development work on the Resonate Platform are more collaborative than industry norms. Community engagement is a factor in each part of the product development cycle.

Skills and Experience

The role has the following experience requirements

  • At least 2 years of software development experience
  • At least 3 years of project or product management experience
  • At least 2 years experience managing open source, or similar, software development involving community participation

Experience with the following specific languages, systems and standards is desired, but not required:

  • Node.js
  • Go
  • Managing user identity systems
  • Technical management of files and formats used in the music industry

The following non-technical skills are required

  • Proficiency in industry-standard project management techniques (e.g. Agile)
  • Excellent written communication
  • Excellent verbal communication
  • Proficiency in running meetings
  • Constructive engagement in business-orientated teams


The role is part time with a minimum time commitment of 15 hours per week. This includes

  • Running at least one platform meeting per week
  • Participating in an executive team
    • meeting once a fortnight
    • involved in occasional business development sessions
  • Project-managing Resonate platform epics
  • Assisting in software development where needed


€3000 per month


Hiring Manager: @angus

Hiring December 2021 to January 2022, reviewed on a yearly basis. If you’re interested in the role please send a private message to _______________ with a description of your interest and your experience.


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