Software Development Team Lead in Bloomington, MN at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

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Software Development Team Lead Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Software Development Team lead. The Software Development Team Lead plays a critical role in the support and development of the Strategic applications, supported by the IT team. The Software Developer Lead's role is to help plan, design, develop, launch, and maintain the systems and solutions in support of core organizational functions. This will include helping resolve performance issues and support tickets, identifying and recommending solutions to remediate chronic issues and poor performing software, Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship, identify ways to improve productivity, acting as technical lead on individual projects, Performing duties as ScrumMaster, helping to implement best practices related to software development, coding standards, integration and security best practices.

Responsibilities:

  • Partners with the necessary teams to fully understand business scope and implement sustainable, cost effective solutions, adhering to the company's strategic direction and standards
  • Works with external and internal partners to ensure coding best practices and development principles are followed
  • Works with team to lead and participate in periodic peer reviews of solution designs and related code.
  • Works on development projects during code design, development, optimization, deployment and ongoing maintenance
  • Oversees team development efforts on distinct projects as needed with responsibilities to delegate individual technical tasks and a successful project delivery
  • Provides technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentor ship
  • Provides status on development projects and issues up to management
  • Partners with business liaisons and engineers to translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Participates in the build versus buy analysis
  • Creates process flowcharts, diagrams, and other related documentation
  • Participates in the design process of new features and enhancements to existing software
  • Maintains a broad and thorough understanding of current software development techniques, methodologies, tools, and technologies
  • Proposes, implements feasible solutions or processes to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of applications
  • Diagnoses and solves technical problems related to project implementation and ongoing maintenance
  • Works independently and delivers on agreed upon timelines
  • Analyzes end-user needs and designs, tests, and develops software to satisfy demand
  • Diagnoses issues, evaluates and recommends the best resolution plan and executing against that plan
    Provides database integrations/data migrations between applications
  • Completes role specific training, certifications, or attend industry events as assigned by the manager on an annual basis

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent work experience
  • Must have 7+ years hands-on Microsoft Dynamics CRM design and development experience
  • Well versed with the overall technical architecture of MS Dynamics CRM
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in architecting, developing, implementing and integrating business solutions built with Microsoft Dynamics CRM
  • Experience in leading the design and development of CRM integration projects with other applications
  • Well versed with different versions of .NET Framework, C# programming, CRM SDK, SQL Server
  • Hands-on experience writing plugins, workflows, JavaScript
  • Experience in designing and deploying SSRS custom reports/Dashboards with Dynamics CRM
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Authentication, Windows Networking, Performance and Security aspects
  • 8 + years' experience with Microsoft Development platform using .NET framework technology, Visual Studi.NET, MVC, REST, C#, AOD.NET, ASP.NET
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Agile development
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM, NetSuite, and SharePoint
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of software engineering principles, methodologies, and procedures

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 14th 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.