Job Description :
Job Title: Platform Application Lead Engineer
Location: Parsippany, NJ

Overview:
The Platform Lead Engineer Function is responsible for hands-on development of the clients platform. The Lead Engineer is one who collaborates with Platform Architect to resolve high impact, challenging, engineering problems while continuously raising the standard of quality in our products and services in a full solutions-oriented SaaS environment. The ideal candidate must have expert level skills in object-oriented design, agile development, high volume message processing, Service Oriented Architecture deployed in the cloud (AWS) environment. He must have participated in a Sr. Technologists capacity the platform development projects that utilize AWS products and services such as SWF , SNS, SQS.

Responsibilities:
Involve in full software development life cycle:
o TDD, BDD, design, documentation, deployment
Be active part of agile team:
o Pairing, code review, scrum, sprint planning, reveal & retrospectives
Apply good technical practices:
o Continuous integration, test automation, source code control and review
Provide diagnostic support and bug fixing for software applications
Perform and promote local refactoring when making changes
Contribute to addressing technical debt
Provide technical impact assessment
Communicate personal and team activities to those outside the team, e.g. blog posts, presentations, stakeholder demos
Promote and participate in technical and process improvements

Qualifications:
Provable Competencies
Experience in building large scale highly available Applications
Experience in building software platforms
Experience with Amazon Web Services products and concepts.
Expertise in Java/J2EE, Agile, Automation, continuous delivery, Restful services, .NET knowledge is a +
Jenkins, Automated Testing frameworks(AUT)
Working knowledge of Object Oriented Design and Design Patterns
Experience in working with Relational Databases
Working knowledge of web services and other integration patterns
In-depth knowledge of state-of- the art engineering technical approaches in
Design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
Ability to work within agile process – scrums, sprints, reveals, groomings
Excellent analytical and strong communication skills
Education & Professional Qualifications:
B.S. Computer Science/Engineer or equivalent computer-related education
M.S. a plus
Minimum 8 years of professional software development experience