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Technical Functional Lead
Ref No.: 22-34556
Location: Durham, North Carolina

Job Title: Technical Functional Lead
Location: Raleigh Office
Must be able to work onsite (hybrid work model)
Contract Duration: 6+ months (contract to hire)
Reason for need: In need of support related to the technical operations team. Looking for a subject matter that serves as the technical expert to assist with problem solving, hands-on development, and escalations that arise.
Project Details: The Technical Functional Lead will be the right-hand man to the management team and technical operations team, that will be defining and scoping the MVP for various initiatives and designing solutions that align with the enterprise technology strategy. In addition, the Functional Lead will be providing architectural strategy for implementing initiatives that improve innovation for the direct-to-consumer strategy. He/she will be providing technical leadership and mentoring the technical leads and development teams, as well as working closely with the Quality assurance team to ensure high quality throughout the entire process. Will manage of team of their own which will include 2-3 mid-junior level developers.
Full Stack Knowledge †" Both backend and front end

  • Proven working experience in Java Development, hands-on Software Development.
  • Experience with Object-Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.
  • Excellent knowledge of NoSQL (MongoDB) & Relational Databases, SQL, and ORM technologies
  • Experience in Spring Boot Framework, AWS, and Microservices
  • Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, or Spring MVC)
  • Dynamo DB experience
QA or Testing Background:
  • Must have advanced troubleshooting techniques
  • Typically, this would involve recreating reported scenarios and determining a root cause for concerns and fixing the same.
  • Providing end-user assistance, where required, until the issue has been resolved.
Strong Solutions Architecture Experience
  • Knowledge of AWS cloud architecture, including auto scaling and global deployments of applications architecture
  • Experience with high-volume, low-latency Internet solutions based on a Microservice Architecture
  • Experience designing reliable, scalable, and performant end-to-end architectures which can support sites in several geographies across the globe.
Nice to Have Skills:
  • Business Analyst Background or Previous Experience
  • Cloud Technologies Background †" Specifically, Amazon Web Service Background HIGHLY Preferred
Day to day Responsibilities:
  • Develop solutions to problems via use of methodologies and software application tools, and work with Product Owners to drive product vision, manage scope and expectations.
  • Have responsibility for the quality of the technical solution delivered by project teams.
  • Monitoring Global Gateway and microservices proactively to identify potential issues before they happen
  • Understand the impact of system issues using a combination of system knowledge and technical skills
  • Monitor the availability, performance and throughput of supported IT applications.
  • Ability to communicate technical information in a clear and understandable manner to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Efficiently manage teams time and take accountability of delivery commitments and manage risks
Must Have Skills:
8+ years of industry experience
  • Including front end and back end technical experience
5+ Years of Management experience
  • Leading moderate to large projects
  • Ability to lead multiple teams including, technical leads and development teams.
  • Experience coaching and mentoring technology talent