Job Description :
Skills Required:

Title: Java Technical Lead / Sr Developer
Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford
Full Time Permanent Position

Responsibilities of the position include:
Provide technical leadership by enforcing the vision of the application architecture and safeguard the integrity of the application environment, in alliance with architects and other technology partners.
Understand and implement the overall technical vision for projects, programs, or systems, keeping in mind cross-functional impacts, integration across the organization and architecture rationalization
Act as a technical liaison between project management, architecture and development disciplines to influence design and delivery of scalable and TCO optimized solutions
Develop and oversee technical deliverables for invest projects through the software development life cycle, including validating the completeness of estimates, quality and accuracy of technical designs, build and implementation
Responsible for collaborating with Architects to finalize the solution architecture and design with appropriate balance and alignment with future state strategy, portfolio risk, appropriate risks or controls and affordability
Mentor and train project team members (including Sourcing Partners) to enforce proven industry patterns and best practices for design and coding.
Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
High level of independence but is also a team player
Develop code that conforms to The Hartford coding standards and industry best practices. Or help define/adopt design and development standards and best practices for any new technologies and/or frameworks used for the invest initiatives
Oversee technical deliverables, coaching and mentoring of junior developers and provide technical leadership
Conduct code reviews, perform code migrations, defect resolution and implementation appropriate monitoring
Provide innovative ideas and process optimization solutions


Qualifications:
WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS?
Prior experience as technical lead accountable for delivering complex technical solutions
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field
At least 4 years of experience developing web based Java/J2EE applications
Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills
Strong understanding of Object Oriented design and methodologies
Business Knowledge & Partnership (insurance/financial industry background) is a plus
Familiar with Agile framework is a plus
Hands-on experience, working knowledge and strong technical skills in the following technologies:
Java/JEE, .Net Framework is a plus
Application Server, Weblogic, JBoss
Web Services
Web related technologies, JSF, JSP, CSS and Servlets
XML, XSD
Database technologies such as Oracle, SQL, ORM, JPA, Coherence
JavaScript, ECMAScript, AJAX, JQuery, CSS and HTML5
Integration with Web Content Management tools such as FatWire
Source Code version tools such as Apache Subversion

Client : Confidential