Our client is seeking a Lead Software Engineer. This position will assist supervisor with leadership and coordination of a team delivering enterprise Java web applications to meet the needs of various business constituents.
Lead Java Engineer Responsibilities
Work with project stakeholders, management, business analysts, and team members to successfully deliver upon enterprise application initiatives.
Provide guidance and coordination of the team’s technical direction with architecture, standards, and continuous improvement.
Collaborate with other technical teams to identify and schedule delivery of cross-team dependencies.
Strive for improvements to architecture and processes that increase developer efficiency and code reuse.
Monitor performance of production applications and proactively make improvements.
Develop and test code using Java and open source frameworks.
Maintain confidentiality and project a professional business image.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Lead Java Engineer Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent specializing in Computer Science, Math, and/or Engineering.
Thorough understanding of design principles, web technologies, and relational database systems.
5+ years of professional web application development with Java, and related open source frameworks.
Able to own the day-to-day leadership needs of a project team.
Experience creating REST services utilizing Spring, Spring Boot, JPA, and Hibernate.
Comfortable working with older frameworks such as: Struts 1, and JSF.
Outstanding analytical, problem solving, decision making, organizational, and detail-orientated skills.
Excellent communication skills; able to collaborate well with technical and non-technical team members.
Able to adapt comfortably with changes in priorities.
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