Technical Lead – React

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Career Techniques Inc.
July 8, 2021
remote, United States of America
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Our client is seeking a Technical Lead who will be responsible for architectural design and implementation of the firm's next-generation web self-service platforms (based in React/Springboot Java) to replace its existing legacy portals (in J2EE / WebSphere Portal).  The Technical Lead will take ownership and accountability for actions and results with a sense of urgency working collaboratively with a matrixed team toward common goals.


  • Design, develop, and deploy high-volume, high-usage self-service web portals, utilizing React and Java/J2EE technologies
  • Lead a team of people to deliver software projects that drive the business value for the firm
  • Collaborate with Technical Teams, Technical Manager, Project Manager and Subject Matter Experts from the business and work closely with SMEs to understand, plan and implement
  • Ensure compliance with security, privacy, legal, infrastructure, and administrative/corporate processes and policies
  • Ensure project success by reviewing project plans, timelines, estimates, and requirements documents providing feedback
  • Lead code reviews and administer paired programming
  • Lead implementation efforts; infrastructure setup and integrations with other applications, and/or front end open or licensed software.  Recommends better, faster, or smarter implementations
  • Take a leadership and mentoring role when working with less experienced staff always raising the bar of technical expertise within the organization
  • Partner with stakeholders, educating, negotiating and influencing them on implementation options and risks
  • Prove unique insight in the analysis of customer business requirements that may cross multiple functional areas and/or multiple technical platforms and understand the broad strategic implications
  • Contribute to creativity idea generation and may initiate and lead strategic projects that will add significant value to the business
  • Contribute to technical strategic planning for the firm, proposing new directions and technologies
  • Act independently and as part of a team to translate business and technical requirements into well-engineered, tested, and deployed applications
  • Jump in and hit the ground running with a positive attitude

Technical skills required:

  • React 16 and earlier
  • Java and J2EE
  • Spring/Spring Boot
  • JavaScript 5 & 6, HTML 5, CSS 3
  • JQuery
  • RESTful Web Services, Postman, HTTP (POST/GET/PUT), OAuth, Swagger
  • Amazon Web Services
  • iBatis/Hibernate


  • 10+ years of relevant experience in delivering web technologies.  Must have prior experience leading development of consumer apps
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent; advanced degree desirable
  • Experience in design and launching complex business/responsive design applications
  • Strong knowledge of release/build/configuration management practices
  • Strong understanding of software best-practices as it applies to web and business application development with hands-on architecture design and development experience required in building large scale applications
  • Demonstrable understanding of object-oriented design/development, functional programming, and service-oriented architecture
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical and aggressive project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Extensive experience in Software Development Life Cycle Management using Kanban, Scrum, or Scaled Agile is required
  • Understanding of complex development issues including security, accessibility, concurrency and cross-browser/device compatibility
  • Experience working in a rapid and agile development environment with frequent deliveries


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