This contract position for the Missionary Work Shared Services Team is an expert, professional-level position that requires vast knowledge of industry practices, organizational policies and good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for designing, defining, developing, testing, purchasing, implementing, and analyzing of technical products and systems of diverse scope. This position recommends system purchases for high value projects. This position is expected to lead in such areas as project planning activities and work break-down of tasks. This position is responsible for technical leadership in architecture, design, implementation, and on-going engineering support of the organization's technology applications.
This individual works with divine guidance to provide or support technology that furthers the mission of the Church and reflects the eternal impact of the gospel.
Work with the technical lead in the establishment of architectures, standards, and best practices
As a member of a software engineering team, participate in team meetings, team planning sessions, setting team goals, and all other team activities
Estimate the time to develop and deliver features as defined by product management
Participate in peer reviews of project software design and coding
Develop source code and unit tests according to technical designs
Self-directed and can provide classroom instruction in the areas of Church software development processes, industry best practices, and new technologies being adopted for the organization
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field Master's degree preferred
8+ years of industry recognized, progressive and relevant professional experience.
3+ years of specialized experience in the technologies and methodologies of the product platform processes
Prior experience working through the first and subsequent releases of several (3+) successful products, and at least one of which must be a large-scale enterprise application
Demonstrated Skills & Abilities:
Expert level Java proficiency required
API development a plus
Proficiency in Kotlin a plus
Experience with AWS a plus
Excellent Communication skills including: must be able to create, communicate, and direct work toward accomplishing an overall technical vision
Ability to direct the work in defining logic and algorithms to create programming solutions and designing modules and implementing them within the overall architecture.
Must have significant engineering experience (multiple major releases) in the primary areas of an n-tier enterprise system, e.g. interface, domain logic and database layers.
Must have expert-level skills in engineering/programming, analytical/diagnostic/troubleshooting, web technology, and programming methodology
Must be able to architect entire systems and subsystems
Sufficient knowledge of applicable software, computer languages, and code to perform the responsibilities of the role
This job operates in a professional office environment
To successfully perform the essential functions of the job there may be physical requirements which need to be met such as sitting for long periods of time and using computer monitors/equipment
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.