Job Description

Technical Lead/ Java

Job Number: 19-10179

Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for a Technical Lead/ Java for our client in Durham, NC.


Eclaro’s client is a leading technology solutions provider, collaborating with customers to manage their needs and achieve success in their business goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!


Position Overview:

  • To undertake the development of software solutions in accordance with agreed release plans and associated solution designs for the business applications they have accountability for within their delivery team
  • Create high quality code, configurations and customization - developed, fully tested and deployed in accordance with requirements and acceptance criteria
  • To work with solution architects and business analysts to ensure end user functionality and workable solution is achieved
  • Administering third party applications, users, and system resources
  • To provide end user support by addressing production issues/incidents



  • Provide technical leadership on a team delivering software solutions, product releases, and operational tasks
  • Collaborate with other delivery teams to identify and repair technical issues that spans across teams
  • Evaluate team's work processes and best practices and implement changes to optimize the software delivery model
  • Drive the implementation of the technical strategy from architectural authority
  • Mentor and coach junior team members and maintain high team morale
  • Develop detailed designs and technical specifications
  • Develop, configures and tests software to meet user requirements and associated acceptance criteria, performance criteria and non-functional requirements in line with quality standards
  • Ensure that test plans and test cases are created to meet quality, functional and non-functional requirements
  • Undertake qualitative peer reviews of the work activities of other development team members


Required Skills:

  • Strong work experience of HTML, XML, Java, JavaScript (Angular/Node.js), ORM frameworks (Spring, iBatis/Mybatis), Web services (REST) and web communication protocols
  • Thorough understanding on basic cloud technologies includes AWS basic services (EC2, RDS, SQC/SNS – possibly some Lambda and API Gateway)
  • Good understanding of RDBMS concepts, SQL querying experience
  • Infrastructure as code (i.e: Ansible, AWS Cloud Formation, YAML Kubernetes configurations), Redhat Openshift, DevOps platform and familiarity with test frameworks.
  • Exposure to Postgress and Aurora databases is a plus
  • Experience with design and implementation of enterprise-level application and integration architectures using a RESTful approach
  • Advanced understanding of agile practices, techniques and tools; sound understanding of the agile development lifecycle particularly continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD)
  • Good understanding of testing methods and evidence of building solutions in way which allow them to be tested continuously as code is added or changed (DevOps)
  • Good understanding of Microservices


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related field; equivalent work experience may be considered
  • Minimum 10+ years of design, coding and testing of the specific technologies/applications they are accountable for delivering workable software
  • Excellent team management and stakeholder management skills to deliver solutions in a critical business operational environment
  • Proven leading teams of technical experts in the science domain and preferably business knowledge
  • Demonstrable directly-related experience of software development in a Scientific Research & Development environment
  • Strong planning and solution delivery skills to enable sound scoping and sprint planning skills
  • Detailed understanding of the technical architecture and software components that make up the applications under their control
  • Established team working skills applied to both internal development, supplier augmentation and third party supplier services
  • Confident communication skills and ability to work with end users
  • Additional Knowledge, Skills, Traits & Abilities: Proven capability to build a solid working relationship with developers, Analysts and testing team within and across the delivery teams and contribute to the success of the product delivery and support.


If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:

  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro


If interested, you may contact:

Lea Enriquez


Lea Enriquez | LinkedIn


Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


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