Technical Lead

Posted 2 years ago

23rd January, 2019


Join a fast-growing company in Schaumburg, Illinois with a focus on providing cutting edge Technology solutions to Publishing and Media companies as Technical Lead.

This role is for someone that enjoys fast-paced and collaborative environments, tackling interesting technical challenges, and works well on teams. This position requires a professional programming background with experience in a range of technologies with a focus on the Agile methodology.

JOB Responsibilities

  • Lead Agile development teams on client projects
  • Create application architectures based on project needs
  • Maintain awareness of developers’ capabilities and make staffing recommendations for client projects
  • Evaluate developer and tester strengths and weaknesses
  • Assume responsibility for timely project execution and project work products that exceed customer expectations
  • Produce functional specifications and detailed design documents for client projects
  • Directly manage developers assigned to projects
  • Serve as senior technical resource for client projects
  • Support business development in proposal generation activities
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and emergent technologies
  • Managing mobile and web application projects
  • Candidates will be supporting client requirements along with leading a development team towards project goals as it relates to function, cost, and timing
  • Providing technical leadership in directing a cross functional team from concept to launch
  • Anticipate bottlenecks and balance the business needs versus technical constraints
  • Supporting the architectural design for the projects
  • Strongly supporting technical team in terms of application development

JOB Requirements :

Desirable skills and experience for the Technical Lead include a mix of several of the following:

  • Bachelors/Masters degree in a related field
  • Previous experience as a technical team lead overseeing application design/development
  • Experience with full XP, Scrum, and Waterfall projects.
  • Experience designing/developing custom solutions using enterprise technology stacks such as NET, JEE, or MEAN.
  • Familiarity with RDBMS (SQL Server or Oracle) including experience writing complex SQL queries
  • Familiar with operating systems like Windows, Linux
  • Experience with aggregate-oriented databases such as MongoDB or Cassandra would be a plus.
  • Experience with Web Development including JavaScript, CSS, HTML and associated frameworks such as JQuery, Angular, and LESS/SASS.
  • Experience with web services, JSON,XML and REST in particular.
  • Working understanding of the UML and Agile Modeling.
  • Knowledge of several programming languages, especially Java, C#, Perl, PHP and Python.
  • Knowledge of IOS & Android App development.
  • Experience with Agile software engineering practices such as Continuous Integration, unit testing, TDD, and refactoring.
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented design methodology and software design patterns.
  • Excellent communication and team-building skills
  • Willingness to travel, if necessary.

JOB Snapshot

Base Pay : $75,000.00 – $90,000.00 /Year
Employment Type : Full-Time
Job Type : Information Technology
Education : 4 Year Degree
Experience : 10 to greater than 15 years
Manages Others : Not Specified
Industry : Computer Software
Required Travel : Not Specified

Well known for the casual, team-oriented work environment that values initiative and enterprise, we are consistently looking for talented and ambitious individuals to join our team. For a deeper glimpse into Gantec Publishing Solutions, take a look at our website Gantec Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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