Lead Developer/Architect

Lead Developer/Architect– Perm – Morrisville, NC. - $160,000 - $175,000
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

An American Company is seeking a Lead Developer/Architect in Morrisville, NC.

Role Description

We're not terribly concerned with your specific background. You have to be passionate about solving real problems and excited about using the latest technologies to do it. This might include using an exotic cloud platform to develop easy to configure applications or utilizing a bleeding edge browser technology to offer a surprisingly simple user experience which are language agnostic.

• Strongly serving and supporting the Product Owner and Development team in their quest to do everything possible to delight customers and ship a release
• Providing support to the team using a servant leadership style and leading by example. This person should personify Agile and Scrum more philosophically, than just a process
• Guiding and coaching the development team in design and architecture of the product
• Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem solving
• Coaching the people on personal and professional levels to help them grow in their careers
• Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
• Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
• Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
• Staying hands on to comprehend the what, the why, the where, when and on a high level of the release being shipped

Skills & Requirements

• 10+ years of software development experience
• Bachelor’s degree in a STEM discipline from an accredited institution
• Experience in managing a development team and delivering products or projects
• Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
• Experience in developing applications in a multi-tenant cloud platform with governor limits
• Experience in leading a team in design and development of applications
• Experience with Agile development practices
• Experience working with modern Web technologies (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, AJAX)
• Web application development experience, including solid experience with Java
• In-depth experience with React JS and/or Node.js
• Experience with at least one modern indexing architecture (ES, SOLR, Lucene.)
• Experience with at least one SQL database abstraction / ORM technology
• Experience with at least one modern SQL database (Postgres, MariaDB.)
• Experience with at least one key value store (Redis, memcached, Riak, Dynamo.)
• Relevant development and implementation with AWS or Azure
• Experience with containerization technology (docker) and its orchestration (one of Helm, Habitat, Rancher, Kubernetes, Openshift, etc.)

Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these are a plus)
• Master’s degree in a STEM discipline from an accredited institution
• Knowledge with Pharma domain and CFR 21 Part 11 is a bonus
• Experience being on multiple Scrum teams in a variety of different contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed.)
• Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Automated Testing, Story timing
• Excellent communication and mentoring skills
• Experience with at least one queueing or message service (one of AMQP, RabbitMQ, Kafka, etc.)
• Experience using confluence and JIRA

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

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Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
Software Development
160,000 - 175,000