Engineering Manager Needed-Java-Well funded startup

Schedule:
permanent
 
Location:
New York Tri-State Area
 
Payrate:
200000.00
 
Description:
Java Development Manager & Architect Needed-Well funded startup
New York, NY






My client is actively looking to hire a very strong Development manager and Architect to rebuild and make their existing platform more robust. They are looking for a Development Manager who is hands on but can manage a team of 10 engineers and elevate their games. They need an architect who is going to technically challenge and mentor the team. This landed over 70 million in VC and have big named paying customers.



Director, Consumer Web Development



Responsibilities

Design, architect, develop and implement new features to our Java/JavaScript consumer facing environment while leading a team to maintain existing production environment


Manage and oversee oversees design and development team


Set up and evangelize standards and best practices for development, scrum, testing automation, continuous integration and continuous deployment


Conduct code reviews with internal employees and external consultants


Respond to customer inquiries, effectively communicate critical problems and discuss resolutions with management



Required Skills:

7+ years of hands-on experience architecting and implementing large scale consumer facing applications using Java and JavaScript frameworks like Angular.js, Ember.js, Backbone.js, Node.js and others


5+ years of experience as technical leader or team manager leading small to medium-sized teams through the development cycle


Fundamental knowledge of all web/mobile/social industry standard tools and best practices, coupled with a basic understanding of how technology influences strategic business direction


Expert level knowledge of web technologies (HTML5, CSS3, latest Javascript frameworks) and web services (XML, SOAP, REST, etc)


Extensive experience with SQL and NoSQL databases including database/schema design and query optimization


Strong familiarity working in cloud environments, and build/deployment/ operational challenges, and agile development practices


Firm understanding of software development fundamentals, best practices and design patterns


Self-starter with an ability to manage remote teams in a collaborative, engaged, enthusiastic manner


Highly organized, with excellent attention to detail


Creative and analytical problem-solver, able to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a dynamic, fast- paced environment


Excited about learning and evangelizing new technologies and processes


Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Desired Skills:

Experience unit testing in Java (i.e.: jUnit)


Experience with testing client-side code (i.e.: Selenium, Jasmin)


Experience building consumer facing web and mobile apps



Required Education (including certifications):

BS in Computer Science



 
Date:
Nov, 14th
 
Qualifications:
Java, Management
 
Experience:
7+
 
Position id:
BCJavaDev
 
Travel required:
no
 
Telecommute:
sometimes
 
Contact: