Software Engineering Practise Lead

Info-communications Media Development Authority| Date Posted: 8-Jan-2020
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Experienced
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have significant hands-on technical experience in Agile software engineering principles and a background in full stack software development, system architecture with APIs and microservices, containerisation and cloud-based technologies, and DevOps toolchains.  Experience in managing development teams responsible for designing, developing and testing software assets in an Agile development environment is also preferred.

 

Responsibilities

  • Be a change agent in fostering a software engineering culture based on a strong foundation of software engineering principles and best practices
  • Drive organisation-wide practice of continuous integration and continuous delivery of high quality software assets
  • Create a continuous learning environment to ensure that engineers in the organisation are trained in the software engineering processes and the technology stack defined in the organisation playbook
  • Be part of the technical leadership team in technical visioning and technology stack selection to meet the strategic objectives of the organisation

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology
  • Minimum 12 years of application development and technical project management experience, with minimum 3 years of team management experience of teams of 10 or more
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a team lead in Agile software design, development, and testing processes
  • System architecture design experience using microservices and REST-based APIs, Java technologies, containerisation technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes, cloud-based platforms such as Pivotal Cloud Platform, and public cloud services from AWS, Azure and Google
  • Hands-on experience in API management platforms, API design standards, API patterns, API governance, API security standards and implementation
  • Working experience with project management tools such as Jira, Confluence or similar
  • Thorough knowledge of build and deployment toolchain such as Bamboo, Ansible, Nexus, Github, and automated code quality inspection tools such as SonarQube and Fortify
  • Certified Scrum Master or equivalent Agile project management experience
  • Broad knowledge of digital infocomm technologies, trends and methods such as data engineering, cloud-native system architectures, artificial intelligence, and Internet-of-Things
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Position will commensurate with experience.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

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