Job Description: Job Title: Tech Lead - Azure Location: Woodcliff Lake, NJ Job Type: Contract Duration: On-going (multi-year) Mode of Interview: Phone/Skype or F2F if local Contact Info: Stuart Schwartz - [Click Here to Email Your Resum] - 201-###-####
The Development lead will work with stakeholders to assess, design and implement solutions.
The lead will have significant hands-on experience defining and implementing solutions build on Microsoft SharePoint (including SharePoint Online) and other Office 365 apps; have experience with implementing search technologies and a solid understanding of the associated change impacts resulting from collaborative technology solutions.
Leads the solutions design and development working with Architect, Technical Product Manager and Developers to get analysis and implementation of key business requirements.
Responsible for technical design, implementation and maintenance of client's enterprise collaboration capabilities
Advises the business on innovative real-time communications, document sharing, team workspaces, social and collaborative working topics.
Partners with Architecture, Development, and Business Analysis to define technology standards that meet business expectations and needs as identified with client's global collaboration and knowledge function (GC&K)
To implement the successful technical deployment of systems (mainly SharePoint-based) within member firm and global environments, the role will:
Support the Senior Solution Architect in their role as trusted advisor and representative in any technical matter as required
Manage and implement the technical alignment of Global/Regional/Local configuration and deployment architectures with respect to supporting core infrastructure items; for example, operating systems, productivity tools, browsers, and database technologies
Manage and implement the determination of requirements for all aspects of technical delivery and configuration, including: documentation, workshops, forums, training and contribute to their development and delivery. Coordinate these activities and other communications as directed by ITS Global
Maintain current knowledge of collaboration architecture and related technologies ensuring staying relevant with latest changes and technologies in this field
Lead technology effort to help ITS maintain collaboration technologies as defined by GC&K business needs.
Work with Global/Regional/Local IT teams to help them configure implementations, plan functional and performance testing as well as facilitate the transition of systems through delivery into formal support processes
Create ITS data and application models, architecture documentation and other ITS project deliverables related to defining and implementing collaboration solutions
Understand the principles and practices involved in planning, managing, and implementing change projects and programs
Ability to act quickly on issues and requests associated with business needs
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills; strong competence in packaging complex ideas into simply business-ready documentation
Team player who is self-managing, works well under pressure, with excellent inter-personal skills to work with employees and all levels across multiple initiatives
Must be comfortable working in a global environment with distributed business partnership network onshore and offshore
Competent in use of MS Visual Studio Team Services and TFS and other commonly used SDLC systems
Competent in use of Microsoft Office applications and MS Visio (i-Server experience a benefit)
Some experience with data architecture and associated representation models Teamwork
Design, develop and implement unit and scenario testing for existing code base and for new functionality under development
Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies
Extensive knowledge of .Net, SharePoint, Azure, Search, IIS and collaboration product suite
Ability to use Visual Studio Team Server for code management
Experience writing SQL queries for SQL Server or another Relational Database is required
High scalability projects involving cloud-based infrastructure design and implementation
Successful track record of developing quality software products and shipping production ready software
Good understanding of Web Services protocols such as REST, SOAP and API design for extensibility and portability
Experience debugging distributed systems with high data loads
Deep understanding of distributed data model
Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
Minimum fifteen years project experience in delivery of enterprise systems with an emphasis on globally available applications including enterprise collaboration and social solutions in complex global environments. In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft platform (Azure, IIS, .NET, Web Services, SQL Server, Windows Server, Clustering, Active Directory etc.).
Knowledge of application, database/content, system, and network design
Experience configuring and delivery of third party products (e.g. workflow and orchestration engines, Practice Management Systems, Portals, Document Management Systems, etc) a plus - Must be a Subject Matter Expert on SharePoint Hands-on experience working with Microsoft Azure Cloud solutions good knowledge of IaaS, PaaS and SaaS offerings (Office 365)
Knowledge of Akamai based solutions for video hosting, traffic and performance optimizations (Sure Route, Terra Alta etc)
All offers of employment at TechLink, Inc. are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check. Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates. Background checks will include: Social Security Verification, Prior Employment Verification, Professional References, Educational Verification, Criminal History, Motor Vehicle Records and e-verify.
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