Front-End Technical Lead

New York, NY
Mar 08, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Please NO 3rd parties and NO visas needing sponsorship.

Technical Lead (Pre-Client Team)

Your general milestones are:
  • Month 1 - Ramping Up: be a sponge and get up to speed quickly, taking on tasks and contributing to the existing team.
  • Month 2 - Independent: participate in the project / team / technical management tasks associated with the current challenges.
  • Month 3 - Cruising: be a recognized contributor and start leading / mentoring your own team, driving new technology adoption, improving processes.


Minimum qualifications:
  • 7+ years of relevant experience in web application development
  • Track record of leading teams.
  • Open to work with distributed teams in different timezones.
  • Experience working closely with design, QA, product, devops teams
  • Ability to switch contexts of work (50/50 coding and leading)
  • Responsible from the application's inception until monitoring in production - working with the Production Support team with issues.
  • Programming experience in Java or another JVM-based language.
  • Track record on proposing web application architectures & design.
    • Proven experience with creating/maintaining Restful APIs.
    • Designing and implementing Microservices.
  • Experience to both NoSQL / relational databases.
  • Experience using git.
  • Proficiency in writing useful / maintainable unit testing code.
  • Responsible for conducting code review sessions.
  • Experience with Unix/Linux operating systems.
  • B.S. degree or higher in Computer Science, Math or related fields are a plus.

Preferred qualifications
  • Java 8 and/or JVM fine-tuning.
  • Experience with Angular & Node.JS
  • Exposure to websockets.
  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, & SASS
  • Hands-on experience with Docker, Kubernetes, or related technologies.
  • Familiarity with AWS is highly appreciated, especially EC2 and S3.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and familiarity with Jira.

  • Fully stocked snacks, beer fridge, cold brew kegs, frequent catered lunches, company dodgeball team, and whiskey hours.
  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off.
  • Highly competitive compensation that include base salary plus bonus.
  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans, Matching 401(k), pension program.

New York, NY


Sun, 5 Mar 2017 12:58:06 PST