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Technical Lead/ Lead Engineer in Reston, VA at ettain group

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

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Job Description

Reston, VA -

Job Title:  Technical Lead/Lead Engineer

Location:  Reston, VA

Industry:  Mobile I.T.

Terms:  Direct Placement

Technical Lead/ Lead Engineer Job Summary:

We are looking for a Technical Lead/Lead Engineer who is responsible for the development and maintenance of a SaaS application portfolio. The ideal candidate is interested in creating innovative applications and loves to work on the cutting edge of technology and be comfortable across a range of technologies. We need someone who is resourceful in getting things done — a productive team member that is both independent and collaborative. This person is a natural leader, player/coach, definitely a reliable teammate, knowledgeable in their field, and most importantly, capable of earning the respect and trust of their team.

You should be excited about experimenting and pushing boundaries. Our ideal teammates are constantly looking to learn something new and become better at what they do — whether that means doing self-driven research or asking the other individuals questions where they are most knowledgeable.

Technical Lead/ Lead Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain a SaaS application portfolio
  • Lead a project team to successful delivery
  • Innovate and create highly scalable software systems for increased efficiency through each release
  • Work with a small yet innovative team to help their vision for a product become a reality
  • Work with a team of developers, QA testers, designers and product managers


Technical Lead/ Lead Engineer Requirements:

  • Player/Coach leadership
  • Experience with one or more back-end languages like Rails, Java, Python
  • Experience with RESTful API development and agile development
  • Experience with development/design of large scale software projects.
  • Implementation of a modern JavaScript framework (React, Angular, etc.)
  • Good understanding of MVC / MVVM concepts
  • Experience with SQL or NoSQL database technologies (e.g. MySQL, ElasticSearch, Redis, etc.)
  • Experience architecting complex application infrastructures

    Extra Credit

  • Micro-services, AWS, Spring Boot, Dockers or Kubernetes
  • RESTful Web API experience
  • Agile process experience
  • Prior use of continuous deployment tools (CI/CD tools), understand patterns of principles of TDD and DevOps .


Technical Lead/ Lead Engineer Job Key Words:

  • Technical Lead, Lead Engineer, Software Engineer, Ruby on Rails, Java, RESTful API, agile, SaaS, Mobile Application

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team
  • Visa Sponsorship?  No, sponsorship is not being considered
  • Corp-to-Corp? No, C2C candidates are not being considered


How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for Jill DeStefano at 571-612-4589

ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit