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Java Technical Lead (133-17)
The Chicago IT Group is seeking a hands-on Java Technical Lead for a team of
front-end and back-end developers building our next generation data
platform. The successful candidate will have forward-looking technical
expertise and the ability to communicate effectively with fellow developers,
business analysts, and product managers. The Technical Lead is responsible
for the development and maintenance of our products, as well as the
continuous improvement of the team?s velocity and quality.
This person will:
Collaborate with an agile team of Product Managers, QA and other developers
to deliver high quality products
Lead the development, testing and deployment of REST web services
Support Front End Developers working on a Backbone.js application
Be 100% committed to unit testing the code you write or touch.
Write code that you are proud to have your name next to in git blame.
Provide documentation for the services your team creates
Mentor your team to use appropriate design patterns and ensure they are
following best practices
In partnership with an architecture team, participate in the selection of
appropriate technologies and tools
Participate in business and front-line technical support teams to provide
production support, including off-hours
Bachelor's Degree and 10+ years of programming experience in an object
2+ years Scrum Master, or Agile Project Management experience.
8+ years Object Oriented Analysis and Design
2+ years of REST API experience
Demonstrable ability to discuss and use appropriate Design Patterns
Passion for unit testing and continuous integration with demonstrable
experience with both
Ability to work with others in a collaborative environment
Ability to communicate clearly
Must be highly detail oriented
1+ years of MongoDB and/or other NoSQL database preferred
1+ years of Endeca, Solr or Elasticsearch preferred
Financial systems and domain experience preferred
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