Technical Lead

CRGT Inc. - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)3.4

Company/Position Overview
In this role you will: The Technical Lead is responsible for participating in the full Agile application development life cycle for new development design, construction and testing of Java applications, Microservices, and reusable components to support overall project objectives. The Technical Lead will continually strive to create scalable design while leveraging design patterns, unit testing/automated test scripts, also participate in peer reviews and unit testing, and must be adaptable to different responsibilities, possess strong communications skills, and have a passion for constantly improving the individual and team effectiveness.

Establishes and documents the “as-is” and “to-be” solution architectures
Analyzes the product inventory to assess the delivery of business value to the customer
Ensures user stories and acceptance criteria fit the target solution, identifying and resolving trade-offs where necessary
Identifies and promotes opportunities for functional simplification and re-use
Collaborates with ODOS and all OIT divisions to support product implementation and delivery
Responsible for the overall ODOS technical design
Creates design definitions and provides technical specifications for all development teams
Provides technical guidance, including performance optimization, to all development teams
Reviews and analyzes data architecture for reliability, integrity and interoperability
Supports the creation of ODOS design documentation
Provides detailed reporting of designs to Government Technical Leadership
Facilitates and enforces the process and removes impediments for the team
Serves as POC/orchestrator and prepares team for tasks
Documents/improves the process and acts as coach, fixer and gatekeeper
Assists Program and users in developing usable stories and viable acceptance criteria
Promotes a “here and now” perspective

Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust security clearance.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Math, Engineering and Science.
10 years of experience coding solutions in code Java and Middleware. Additional Object Orientated Programming experience with languages such as Python, C++ and PHP.
5 years hands-on experience designing and developing full stack solutions including client-side, server-side, and database.
Prior working experience designing and delivering test automation for software delivery.
Experience with Red Hat OpenShift, CI/CD DevOps, Containers, or Kubernetes
Security experience related to web applications
Strongly opinionated and confident with the technology and industry standards
Prior working experience with code pipeline systems (listed or equivalent):
Containerization (Docker);
Spring, Hibernate;
Code Deploy systems (Puppet or Chef);
Continuous Integration systems, (Jenkins, Bamboo, or Travis);
Git code management practices (GitHub, Gitlab, Bitbucket);
Issue tracking (JIRA).
Prior working experience building applications on cloud platforms including Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microservices.
AWS certification or equivalent expertise (DevOps, SysOps, Developer, or Architect).
5 years of experience delivering Minimal Viable Products using Lean and Agile DevOps practices.
5 years of expertise in iterative development, leveraging continuous integration, scripting and automation for high performance development.
Prior working experience with core Java and middleware development.
Prior working experience with databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL.
Significant amount of front end, form development experience with Angular JS.
Prior working experience with Enterprise Integration patterns, ESB (design, architecture and implementation).
Demonstrated analytical skills.
Must have extensive expertise in the DevOps development methodology and experience using many of the tools included in the Development/Test Tool Suite
They will also be the lead on the requirements, design, development, testing, implementation, and documentation of enhancements.
Technical leads will also evaluate technical trends and provide recommendations for technology and architecture to meet business objectives.

Desired Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
Advanced degree in Computer Science or Math, Engineering and Science.
Salient CRGT is a leading provider of health, data analytics, cloud, agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose-built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies.

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Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws.