Lead Full Stack Developer in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/22/2020

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Lead Full Stack Developer Summary:

Signature Consultants has a Lead Full Stack Developer opportunity in Charlotte, NC for a 12+ month contract.


We are looking for a highly skilled lead computer programmer who is comfortable with both front and back end programming using modern technologies. Workers at this level manage work in application areas of specialization, with minimal supervision. You will be responsible for building scalable and user centric applications on our internal and external Cloud platforms (this includes Greenfield development.) Your primary responsibility will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure and design. Thus, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and product quality is essential. Knowledge of Cloud and API development is a requirement.


  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation.
  • Develop front end website architecture
  • Ensuring cross-platform optimization for mobile phones
  • Design and develop APIs
  • Maintain and enhance existing applications
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications, including user and system interface functionality
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and clients to define, design and deliver enhancements, new applications, and technical solutions that meet the needs of the company, clients, and end users
  • Configure a design that satisfies business requirements and desired specifications
  • Research, evaluate and implement new technology to optimize application efficiency and usability
  • Maintain records to document system and programming development and revisions
  • Design modifications based on defined requirements and coordinate development efforts on maintained applications
  • Program and direct other programmers in required programming languages, database SQL, report writing, and ETL
  • Assist with testing and migrating code through test regions
  • Ensure adherence to appropriate design, coding and source control standards
  • Lead design and code walk-thru as a presenter or reviewer
  • Process Change Requests and Quality Assurance (QA) documentation for project implementations and support changes


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • In lieu of a degree, 8 years of related business experience
  • Work experience in addition to degree: 5-10 years as an IT Application Developer or equivalent
  • Job-specific knowledge, skills or abilities: 4 years coding/programming, trouble-shooting, problem-solving, logical design, SQL coding, Business Requirements analysis, vendor management, root cause analysis

Technical and Professional Expertise and 5+ years of experience in the following areas:

  • Strong server side language expertise using Java and Spring Boot
  • Proficiency with fundamental front end languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular JS, React and Vue.
  • Should have extensive experience implementing Microservices and RESTful APIs
  • Database Design and Implementation (Postgre, MYSQL, Oracle, SQL Server, etc.) and proficiency with SQL
  • Cloud-Native development using Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AWS, Kubernetes, Docker

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expert coding skills in 1 or more standard languages.
  • Demonstrate success in complex problem solving and an understanding of quality delivery
  • Demonstrate ability to work with others having differing priorities/views/goals than your own to meet your goals
  • Understand and lead others in use of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Effective communication skills
  • Experience with schema/database design, Enterprise Standards and Process Adherence

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

Those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.