Developer Lead Job Description

Developer Lead Job Description

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Developer lead provides salesforce solutions that efficiently and effectively solve complex business capabilities and translate business requirements into Salesforce solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platforms and products.

Developer Lead Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Agile (scrum) based delivery practices, test driven development, test automation, continuous delivery
Deliver across the entire app life cycle from concept, design, build, deploy, test, release and support
Design the migration of our various business systems to our (SFDC) environment
Design, Develop and Architect complex enterprise level applications in .Net technology across various business domains
Collaborate with project teams to improve process, tools, quality metrics, and methodology
Responsible for the design, implementation, and maintenance of the Dev efforts
Ensure the execution of Unit & Module-level tests against detailed design specifications
Responsible for leading Domain Driven Design meetings with product owners
Technical activity - planning of epics and stories to inform team delivery
Enforcement of Nonfunctional Requirements (NFRs), architectural / development standards and principles

Developer Lead Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Developer Lead

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: SSL, ITIL, AWS, DOD, CA, III, NET, II, IAT, CLSA

Education for Developer Lead

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Employers hiring for the developer lead job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Development, Financial Services, Technical, Design, Technology, Math, Education, Computer Engineering

Skills for Developer Lead

Desired skills for developer lead include:

Tools and techniques
Technical troubleshooting approaches
Ability to leverage that information in creating customized customer solutions
Databases and technology platforms
Values and practices that align customer needs and satisfaction as primary considerations in all business decisions
Ability to anticipate

Desired experience for developer lead includes:

Solid experience utilizing Source code control software
Lead and implement features within an application in cooperation with project managers, engineers working on other applications, with the integration/testing team
Lead and mentor other engineers to help lift the skill level of the whole engineering organization
Likes to play with different technologies and frameworks with a strong interest in financial applications
Expert level asynchronous and concurrent Java programming
Working with the central architecture team to assure the holistic solution within shaping and delivery activities

Developer Lead Examples


Developer Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of developer lead. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for developer lead
  • Experience with source control tools (Git, SVN, ) and development workflow methodologies (e.g., git-flow)
  • Ensure technical documentation and systems are in agreement
  • Verify load and system testing (including functional, structural, and regression)
  • Provide leadership for the project team regarding scope, issue resolution, project priorities, and the development standards established
  • Develop team members and coach them where needed to help build new and improved skill sets
  • Responsible for planning and executing the project and production support deliverables across multiple technologies and applications
  • Rapidly learn WEALTH/BARCAP applications
  • Develop applications in languages including…Create and present findings, solutions, and demos to audiences including senior executives and stakeholders
  • Possess a deep knowledge of Android platform and frameworks
  • IOS knowledge and experience (Objective-C, iOS SDK, Swift and/or XCODE) is a plus but not required
Qualifications for developer lead
  • Knowledge of financial markets, multiple asset classes and (optional but preferred) securities lending/derivatives business
  • Significant degree of comfort working with a global team
  • Work with multiple departments to deliver predictable project results
  • Deliver specific reports and artifacts
  • Support teams in planning, reporting, and costing of projects and project options
  • Champion the right technical solutions based upon documentable facts

Developer Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a developer lead. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for developer lead
  • Clarifies and translates complex customer requirements into technical design specifications for development and informs business advocate regarding deliverables for assigned requests
  • Navigates through technology selection process to select high-quality products or create a high-quality design to meet customer requirements and align with IT strategies
  • Participate in design and code walk throughs
  • Adhere to DoD (definition of done) as part of the sprint, including unit tests, functional testing, code reviews, no regressions, bug fixes, documentation and adhere to best coding practices
  • Building and leading the build of API’s and services that are scalable, reusable and generally awesome
  • You will create sample apps, code snippets, use case workflows, step-by–step guides and other technical content that will help other developers use your awesome API’s and services
  • You will work closely with the Architect to define the patterns for API’s and Services for a variety of use cases and technology stacks
  • Once we build it, we have to support it, some off hours support will be required
  • Partner with global developer team, Regional BI Solutions Architect Global BI Solutions Architect based in Denmark for global alignment
  • Effectively manage resources with the budget, ensures maximum utilisation of resource leading to increased productivity and reduce time to market
Qualifications for developer lead
  • Advanced experience with SQL Database and Project Management (5+ years)
  • Expert in frontend technologies HTML, CSS and JavaScript, proficiency in common frameworks and libraries database and server technologies
  • Extensive experience in web development environments with multiple technologies
  • 2+ years of experience with Android development platform required
  • Expert in using RESTful APIs required
  • Experience developing native Android Apps with Java required

Developer Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a developer lead. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for developer lead
  • To advise and maintain best practice standards for analysis, design, programme, testing and documentation and resolve day-to-day issues with Amadeus, coordinating testing and defect triage activities for both web and mobile applications
  • To interpret user requirements with regards to new and existing systems and provide appropriate development support and produces technical design documents
  • To assist in the formulation and implementation of best practice standards for analysis, design, programming, testing and documentation, and to ensure adherence to these standards
  • Must be familiar with Docker containers
  • Performing hands-on software development and testing and leading and directing other team members in this activity
  • Owning a list of technical requirements that need to be included in project backlog based on new requirements, known defects and issues
  • Working with geographically dispersed users and development teams
  • Communicating with business partners, analysts, developers and project managers
  • Leading the development team to meet project deadlines and achieve defined project outcomes
  • Work with cross-functional teams consisting of domain and technical architects along with Testing/Support teams to deliver the end product
Qualifications for developer lead
  • Minimum of BSc level in a technical discipline
  • Interpretation of data for the purposes of quote flow, issuances, net rate, policy retention, written premium growth, pricing
  • In-depth analysis of data contained in several data warehouses data marts, online resources, internal intranet and business documentation
  • Manage POCs & exploratory projects
  • Analyze customer e-Commerce requirements to deliver WebSphere Commerce solutions
  • Package and deploy Java applications using WebSphere Application Server

Developer Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a developer lead. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for developer lead
  • Stay up to date on latest design and web trends and share learnings across team to improve the knowledge of all
  • Major contribution to system architecture and stack design / toolset / agile and devops approach
  • Maintenance of all infrastructure assets
  • Provide day to day direction and leadership for the development team
  • Collaboratively shape Mixd’s strategy and product direction
  • Developing innovative, high quality technical solutions
  • Building relationships with clients and helping them to achieve their goals
  • Presenting and rationalising your work internally and to our clients
  • Produce accurate project schedule estimation and budgeting
  • Maintaining high quality technical standards for all the agency’s output
Qualifications for developer lead
  • Work with end users, vendors, support teams, and partners
  • Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree and 2 years’ equivalent experience
  • Experience using a systematic approach for problem analysis and resolution the resourceful evaluation of solution alternatives
  • 8+ years experience in leading and managing a team for project delivery or technical services
  • Good self-starter and quick self-learner
  • Fluent English skills in both written and spoken

Developer Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of developer lead. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for developer lead
  • Assist with unit test, as required
  • Translate business requirements into technical design specifications
  • Design, develop and support application solutions with focus on building and testing programs
  • Design, develop and/or re-engineer highly complex application components, and integrate software packages, programs and reusable objects
  • To research and develop frontline operations (Store designer changes, troubleshoot and resolve day to day issues with Amadeus)
  • To lead mobile web and app development / support by providing innovative solutions and working prototypes
  • To liaise with relevant HDQ groups for support with technical issues related to international projects
  • To provide technical advice to business development, web production and other internal stakeholders on international projects
  • To take on role of troubleshooting and Problem solving
  • To assist with technical training
Qualifications for developer lead
  • Bachelor degree in a computer science discipline or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience with the Microsoft IDE
  • 6+ years’ relevant experience in a commercial environment
  • 3+ year’s hands-on experience with .NET 4.6.2, C#, ASP.NET, JavaScript, WCF, Web Services, NUnit, ADO.NET, HTML5, and CSS
  • A high degree of numeracy and a capacity for complex concepts
  • A team player, who can also work independently under minimum supervision

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