35157- Lead Software Engineer

Riverwoods, IL 60015

Posted: 09/14/2021 Industry: IT/Software Development Job Number: 36008

Job Description

Lead Software Engineer

#JC – 35157


Location: REMOTE

Duration: 3 Months Contract to Hire



Job Description:
  1. a Senior Principal Software Engineer you will work across multiple departments to help deliver a world class migration of applications to our company’ s new cloud-native platform. You’ ll use your cloud expertise to help define strategy, standards, and best practices.
  1. build out and lead a Center of Excellence of expert engineers from across all of Application Development that will be responsible for leading their product teams through this application migration.

We are looking for a dynamic leader who is an expert with cloud technologies.


Responsibilities include leading a team of engineers that will:
  • Build migration plans
  • Develop standardized methodology for application migrations
  • Define and document standards and best practices for design (app patterns), deployment, and operation
  • Establish governance of standards
  • Work with teams to correct deficiencies in current apps design/configs prior to migrating to new platform
  • Assist in migration of the critical or more complex apps to the new platform
  • Develop a life cycle management strategy that keeps applications on current software
  • Provide hands-on guidance and oversight for teams developing new applications to ensure new applications are taking advantage of defined app patterns, standards, best practices
  • Be technical leaders, providing deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud design patterns, architectures, and programming.
  • Provide day-to-day direction & guidance to the technical teams as required.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Information Technology or related area
  • Experience with Cloud Native Platforms including Kubernetes, Open Shift, Docker Enterprise, or Cloud Foundry in the public cloud
  • Experience with Containers and/or Serverless
  • Experience with Microservices, Functions, Event-driven/reactive programming or other Cloud Native architecture
  • Experience with DevOps and Agile engineering practices
  • Experience deploying systems into a production cloud-native platform


Preferred Skills:
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to motivate teams.
  • Ability to drive change, and motivate engineers to develop simple solutions for complex operational challenges.
  • Experience collaborating and partnering effectively with several other teams.
  • Experience leading discussions with senior leadership, and are able to tailor the level of technical detail to suit your audience.



Job Requirements

Cloud Native Platforms

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