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Technical Lead

Technical Lead

ID 
2017-1049
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Arlington
Posted Date 
10/6/2017
Category 
Government/Military
Salary 
Commensurate with experience

More information about this job

Overview

The Technical Lead will plan, influence, lead, architect, develop, and test application software based on industry best practices as defined by the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). 

Responsibilities

  • Lead team in execution of development pipeline and delivery of software products to QA, and ultimately to production
  • Manage day-to-day technical activities and influence team members to leverage follow and support agile software development practices
  • Interface with product owner and key stakeholders in Project Management, Business, QA and Technology Operations to ensure high quality delivery of software projects on time and budget
  • Work with Scrum Master and product owner to provide development sizing’s & cost analysis estimates
  • Work closely with product owner and team members to decompose stories, design features, and prioritize tasks
  • Utilize automated software test tools and frameworks such as test driven development to achieve software quality standards
  • Compose and maintain detailed and accurate technical documentation
  • Perform code reviews and analyze existing software & applications’ effectiveness and develop strategies for improving or leveraging these systems
  • Ensure code is versioned and checked into source control system across project team
  • Partner with project manager with project plan task definition & estimates, and/or assemble own sub- plan that leads to the successful delivery of a project.
  • Responsible for performing and providing oversight to the development and maintenance of all technical documentation
  • Assist with end user support and training where necessary and actively mentor less experienced team members
  • Support integration efforts to build whole systems from various subsystems
  • Support release manager to assemble releases and drive improvements in the release process
  • Assist Scrum Master in resolving needs and roadblocks identified by team members
  • Ensure the coordination of individual team deliverables are synchronized as necessary to achieve product releases
  • Provide hands-on development and mentoring as necessary for other members of the development team
  • Identify technology risks early and establish mitigation plans
  • Create artifacts for each project such as Software Architecture documentation, Technical Use Cases, and Code Review Packages
  • Meet periodically with onshore and offshore developers to review and improve code quality, requirements specification and design methodologies
  • Prototype, validate and create specific application solutions for the business

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or IT related field
  • 7-10 years of application design and hands on development experience
  • Familiar with both Waterfall and Scrum development approach
  • Proficient with the software development lifecycle, including backend, frontend and full stack development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required for composing and delivering technical presentations and/or other forms of documentation to various level of technical and non-technical management
  • Proficient managing multiple and changing priorities in a fast-past, dynamic, and geographically dispersed environment
  • Valid U.S. passport, 15% International Travel expected
  • U.S. Citizenship

As a HUBZone certified business, we strongly encourage candidates who reside in a HUBZone to apply. To confirm if your home address is within a HUBZone, please visit http://map.sba.gov/hubzone/maps/. ITC Defense Corp. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or protected veteran status. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For further information on our equal opportunity protections as part of the employment process, please see http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

 

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