The Computer Merchant, Ltd. Technical Lead in Newton, Massachusetts

Reference # : 17-02287 Title : Technical Lead Category: Information Technology

Location :

Newton, MA

Position Type : Direct Placement Experience Level : 11 Years Start Date : 09/27/2017

Description Java Tech Lead

Boston, MA

As Technical Lead in the Engineering organization, you lead and provide hands on contribution within a team of local and nearshore software engineers building high availability services used to power our SaaS applications.

What will you be accountable for?

  • Oversee planning and execution for a team delivering high volume, high availability services supporting millions of transactions per day for our always-on SaaS products

  • Lead and provide hands-on contributions within a team of onshore and nearshore software developers and test engineers

  • Collaborate effectively within a cross-functional organization to prioritize, scope and communicate progress of deliverables

What you'll need to be successful in this role...

  • You have a proven record developing and leading teams building enterprise-grade applications and have deep technical skills; you feel comfortable working in an agile environment and have a history of solving complex problems with elegance in simplicity.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 10+ years' experience building Enterprise-class SaaS products using technologies like Java, Spring, Web/RESTful services, Oracle, MongoDB and AWS.

  • Demonstrated experience in the areas of multithreading, scalability, and application of design patterns supporting high availability services

  • Strong exposure and experience with leading front end technologies (Angular.js, Node.js, Bootstrap, React)

  • 3+ years hands-on team leadership experience; 7+ years hands-on development experience

  • Ability to lead and contribute to parallel projects spread across multiple development teams

  • Outstanding leadership, time management, communication and ability to work independently

TCM is an EEO/Vets/Disabled Employer.