The Information Technology Department is currently seeking a qualified individual for a Team Lead position. This individual will provide day to day management for a single JELD-WEN Software Development Group.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Oversee the design, development and testing of software solutions.
-Provide leadership and direction for all programmers within group.
-Inform IS management of new opportunities.
-Work with architects to evaluate and recommend system enhancements and supporting schema, and execute complex projects, adhering to high quality standards, on time and complete to the customer's satisfaction.
-Seek out and implements solutions to cut costs and/or give JELD-WEN a competitive advantage.
-Keep abreast of current software development techniques and trends.
-Insure confidentiality of information necessary to complete job tasks.
-Work closely in a team environment to design and implement strategic software products based on varying technologies.
-Keep management informed of progress via weekly time sheets and, as appropriate, specific project management reports.
-Conduct unit and integration testing of software configurations.
-Primary responsibility for adherence to coding standards and quality of JELD-WEN software systems.
-Develop coding and deployment standards.
-Oversee development of appropriate, cost effective software solutions for end users.
-Recommend and implement appropriate software solutions to projects and problems as they arise.
-Lead a team who analyzes, designs, develops, and tests software systems and relational database applications.
-Lead the development of applications for key business areas such as manufacturing, distribution, and financial.
-Code projects with the team.
-Help with the interviewing and hiring of additional personnel.
-Conduct both on the job training and management training of team members.
-Conduct yearly evaluation of team members.
-Provide estimates of personnel requirements, cost and time for programming projects.
-Mentor junior and senior developers.
-Support the deployment of programs to the user community.
-Create, technical specifications, unit test plans and required documentation.
-Provide continuous, friendly support of our applications to the user community.
Qualities and Qualifications:
-Four years of college, preferably in Software Computer Sciences (Software Engineering, Information Technology, etc.) or equivalent and five plus years of relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior experience leading teams of software developers preferred.
-To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software; Spreadsheet software; Development software; Internet software; Order processing systems; Project Management software; Manufacturing software; Database software and Contact Management systems.
-Proficient in commonly used software development concepts, standards, procedures and languages.
-Ability to communicate regularly with required job contacts and to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
-Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
-Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
-Relies on education, experience and judgment to prioritize, and plan to accomplish goals.
-Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
-Exhibit high personal commitment to quality, implementing development best practices.
-Primary job functions typically require exercising a degree of creativity and being able to work independently to accomplish stated goals.
-Continually looks to enhance technical and business skills to improve productivity.
JELD-WEN requires candidates that display a high standard of workmanship, work independently and as part of a team and will also possess the desire to improve their individual skill sets as required.
If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in Software Development and feel that you have the necessary qualifications to become part of the JELD-WEN team, please reply with resume to email@example.com with *Team Lead* in the subject line.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.