Job Summary

Solutions Software Development Lead

  • Location:
    Houston, Texas
  • Salary:
    130000 $ - 140000 $ / Year
  • Job reference:
  • Category:
    Software Engineer
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

Lead DevOps Engineer Summary/Objective
Our client is looking for a creative, enthusiastic, innovative, think-outside-the-box individual to make a positive impact on their rapidly growing company. Theywork with some of the biggest companies in the world to use the platform to solve their problems. We are a fast-moving team that works with business experts across many verticals – you will work with a team to implement many types of customer solutions, from extending the base web UI with Node and React, to full web applications, to microservices. If you are a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves working on challenging problems, please read on!
Lead DevOps Engineer Essential Functions

  • Ensure all team members are working on the highest priority items from the backlog that are suitable for their skills, experience, and growth plan.
  • Provide technical leadership, defining engineering best practices and communicating them to the team.
  • Ensure work from team members is being delivered on time, to spec, and to an agreed quality.
  • Work with Program Management to prioritize the solution sprint backlogs.
  • Understand the customer problem, and work with engineers, data scientist, and other team members to design, test, and implement the best solution on the platform.
  • Ensure your features functions and integrate properly with other components.
  • Comprehension of the domain for the team.
  • Provide a vision/roadmap for components owned by the team.
  • Manage the team according to the established processes and standards
  • Lead design and code reviews
  • Identify and manage risks across the team.
  • Work with team members to identify areas for growth and put in place development plan
  • Perform periodic formal reviews of team members
  • Share knowledge and mentor more junior team members
  • Demonstrates excellent customer faces interactions when required
  • Supports pre-sales activities as the technical expert of the technology within Solutions
  • Participates and provides point of view on sizing level of effort and viability of customer solutions working with the Manager
  • Participates in resource allocation and staff planning with the Manager
  • Demonstrates exemplary application development skills
  • Leads development teams on engagements
  • Participate and lead train, on-board and orient new development staff
  • Ability to travel at least 70% to customer sites for customer projects, workshops, attend pre-sales events and meetings
  • Demonstrate ability to build and sustain customer relationship with technical audience
  • Demonstrates ability to increase staff productivity and decision making to support solutions to assign appropriate staff to relevant customer projects
  • Up to 50% travel may be required (Domestic and International)

Lead DevOps Engineer Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 8+ years leading software projects
  • Proven ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, functional programming, data structures, and algorithms
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written).
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity

Lead DevOps Engineer Preferred Education and Experience

  • Experience with GraphQL and working with graphs
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with React
  • Experience with Python
  • Agile development practice
  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS/Azure) and microservices
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as key/value stores and graph databases
  • Experience with containers (such as Docker)
  • Experience with developer tools and SDKs, VS Code, Eclipse / IntelliJ or other IDEs
  • Experience with Linux

If you are interested in this Lead DevOps Engineer role available in Houston, TX then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Modis IT go to If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Daniel Bonilla by email (Email Address Withheld by Request).
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