Agile Delivery Lead in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

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Job Description

Title: Agile Delivery Lead
Location: NYC
Duration: 6+ months with a probable extension

Major Purpose:
The Agile Delivery Lead will direct development staff as a working team member to architect, design, develop, test, debug and document software components by providing delivery leadership associated with the delivery of high quality technical solutions under the high-level direction of an agile program manager and/or director. As the lead for an agile team, the Agile Delivery Lead will act as the team's agile coach in support of the organization's standardized agile practices within a scaled agile enterprise framework. As the architect for the team, the Agile Delivery Lead will be responsible for aligning their team's work with enterprise architecture standards

Essential Job Functions:
  • Act as an expert technical resource for enterprise architecture, solution architecture, and software development
  • Be responsible for hands-on development of Java applications as a working member of the team
  • Be a high energy technical leader that serves as an advocate and change agent with respect to Agile practices
  • Steer the direction of Agile development efforts for one or more enterprise-level development initiatives
  • Be responsible for assessing current software development practices and principles to identify and implement process improvements
  • Interact with other leads, as well as, tech architects and project managers
  • Navigate the environment and lead non-development activities such as provisioning environments, creating the infrastructure, defining build and test processes
  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline with 4-7 years of related experience, or equivalent training and/or work experience; Master's degree preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge and application of Java best practices along with support of application servers and database servers
  • Experience in implementing design patterns and ability to adapt to changing patterns quickly
  • Proven experience of designing and building complex enterprise level solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication as well as strong problem-solving skills
  • Advanced professional certification in Agile Software Development is desired (i.e. Certified Scrum Practitioner)
  • Experience designing and developing solutions deployed to AWS
  • Experience with services based and messaging based architectures
  • Experience designing and developing single page web applications

Working Conditions:
Work is normally performed in an office environment. Occasional travel and extended hours may be required.

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