Optimal Solutions & Technologies (OST, Inc.) is focused on excellence. We specialize in providing Management Consulting, Information Technology, and Research Development and Engineering services. OST is one of an elite set of companies worldwide to be externally appraised CMMI Level 5.
The fundamental distinction of the OST team is its business knowledge in both the public and private sectors. We serve the aerospace & transportation, association & nonprofit, defense, education, energy, financial, healthcare, and technology & telecommunications industries. OST is successful because we listen to our clients, we learn from our clients, and we know our clients.
Description of specific Duties in a typical workday for this position:
The Technical Lead (TL) will be responsible for overseeing multiple technical team(s) maintaining or developing software applications and systems. The TL shall be the technical interface to the Government, to include other vendors and stakeholders for technical matters. The successful candidate will ensure that developed projects successfully meet the customer's needs and requirements, and meet all quality and security targets. The Technical Lead will provide mentoring and team leadership to team members and shares expertise and knowledge with peers and team members.
Demonstrated expertise in creating and maintaining custom software web applications using Agile methodologies
Experience leading the technical teams for multiple software applications simultaneously
Demonstrated experience maximizing number of work elements to be delivered within a time-boxed development increment using Agile
Demonstrated experience building product, project technology roadmap and software development plans
Responsible for providing technical direction to the design and development teams
Strong understanding and experience building minimum initial capability/Minimum Viable product and components
Demonstrated experience reviewing and validating project artifacts, solution designs, technical data packages, estimates for quality, accuracy, completeness and adherence to the original user stories, epics, interfaces and design parameters
Demonstrated experience designing, coding, deploying, and testing applications according to the requirements and industry best practices
Coordinate and communicate with manager and team to successfully achieve all business objectives
Willingness to stay up to date with changing technologies to ensure leading-edge development of applications
Ability to make recommendations regarding continuous improvement of internal and external technical processes/procedures
Ability to assist in the development and peer review of plans, technical solutions, and related documentation
Ability to support server administration, deployment, and compliance within operational environment
BS in Engineering, Information Technology, Science or relevant field
10 years of relevant experience leading and implementing complex software system of system web applications
Significant experience in understanding business needs and guiding team to deliver successfully to meet them
Strong experience in leading Agile ceremonies such as Sprint planning, stand-ups, retrospective meetings
Expert understanding of the .Net and Java technologies including Visual Studio, C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Eclipse, Core Java etc.
Proficient at handling different databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, PostGreSQL etc
Experience using business intelligence tools and technologies such as Tableau, Business Objects
Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills with attention to details
Team player with the ability to lead teams in a fast paced environment
Highly organized, Energetic, Creative, Passionate, Works well with others
Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
Active Secret Clearance
Nice to Have:
Strong demonstrated experience in DISA application implementation
Candidates with ScrumMaster, Microsoft certifications will be preferred
Experience with applying CMMI L3 or higher processes on projects and programs
Experience supporting mobility applications
This is a full time position paying a base salary, full benefits, and has possible bonus potential based on merit and performance. To be considered for this position, please apply online with a cover letter and MS Word resume.
OST is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, gender, native origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.
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