Job Description :
Position: UI Technical Lead

Location: Portland, OR

Contract Duration: 6+ Months

Interview Process: Webex

Job Description:

5+ years of relevant software development experience including creating business applications (preferably web applications) with relational and non-relational database systems within a fast-paced software development environment

2+ years of demonstrated experience in a technical lead role (help direct the team technically and design solution)

Demonstrated curiosity to learn new technologies (A passion for staying on top of industry trends and technologies)

Needs to have high proficiency and deep knowledge in angular 2+ (2+ years exp), node.js and Javascript (HTML5 and CSS is assumed) (3+ years’ experience)

Working experience with continuous integration (e.g. Jenkins, Circle CI) and code management repository tools like GITHUB.

Working Experience with databases (Mysql, Oracle, NoSQL DB’s)

Working Experience using AWS services including working with Lambdas, EC2 is preferred.

Having DevOps experience with AWS or similar cloud provider is a plus

Experience working with Docker containers is a plus

Coordinate technical tasks, oversee the development/support of specific IT areas and systems, and the timely delivery of projects in an Scaled Agile Context.

Contribute to defining new business requirements, identifying and communicate risks to the business

Investigate and propose new tools and frameworks to deliver quality products faster

Act as a liaison between project delivery, technical teams, and IT leadership

Ensure best practices are defined and followed, and drive consistency across applications and projects wherever possible

Manage all aspects of coding for the team including branching, code review, continuous integration, and build and release management; ensure code reusability and maintainability with constant refactoring and collaboration with Enterprise Architecture team on standards and approaches

Responsible for the technical design that meets functional and performance requirements

Solutions-oriented thinker; always looking for the smart solution to a problem rather than jumping at the first answer

Needs to be comfortable working in an agile, fast paced environment embedded within the business.

Have product sense to drive an excellent customer experience, continually raising the bar on functionality, usability, and simplicity

Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.

Mentor developers, help resolve technical roadblocks, and support in addressing organizational/team challenges

Be a team player. Openly communicate ideas and be willing to listen to peers. Give and receive continuous feedback.

Needs to be comfortable working without clearly defined requirements, and have the ability to work directly with end users to understand the business needs.