University of Rochester Web Development Team Lead - 211242 in Rochester, New York
Web Development Team Lead
Laser Lab & COI
Full Time 40 hours Grade 054 LLE Engg-Engineering
8:30 AM-5:30 PM; OCC WKENDS
The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology focusing on using lasers to initiate fusion and high energy density physics. LLE is currently seeking an experienced Web Development Team Lead. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading web application developers responsible for architecting, designing, developing and implementing web-based production services and the LLE organization web presence. They will report to the LLE IT Applications Development and Management Manager and provide web development technical leadership within the LLE IT department. The ideal applicant will be able to thrive in a highly collaborative workplace and actively engage in the development process. This is an excellent career opportunity for a professional with impressive web architectural design, web data services leadership and excellent interpersonal skills.
Lead the LLE IT web strategy planning, architecture and development functions and processes
Provide leadership for the development and management of LLE web data services
Manage internal and external web development resources to complete top priority LLE web projects
Ensure LLE web service compliance with IT security requirements
Measure and monitor web services performance, usage, availability, capacity and health
Mentor and coach web team to leverage new web technology trends and development methods
Encourage web developers to work with key stakeholders to ensure web service effectiveness
Foster a supportive work environment and maintain open, productive interactions across the organization
Support ITIL®-based IT Service Management process implementation
Ensure web services maintenance, installations and upgrades are timely, efficient and effective
B. S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Data Science, Physics, Math or equivalent skills work experience. Advanced degree is a plus
Strong web architecture and front-end and back-end web development skills
5+ years of hands on web application front-end and back-end services development experience.
3+ years software development supervision and resource management experience
Demonstrated leadership and web development team coaching, advocating technical excellence, and working with the team to engage in problem solving and finding proactive solutions.
Excellent web and software development and user experience design technical and analytical skills
Proficiency in technical writing and documentation of solutions
Experience with real-time software development languages, Agile, Lean, SCRUM, Test Driven Development and Continuous Integration, distributed code revision control (GitLab, GitHub) and test automation
Strong user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design for usability. User-centered design is a plus
Project management experience. PMI certification is a plus
Strong communication skills with an ability to communicate directly with peers, managers, staff, and vendors while leading development to a completed and successful solution
Strong organization skills to manage multiple timelines and complete tasks quickly within the constraints of stakeholders’ timelines and budgets
Ability to interact positively and collaborate with individuals at all levels inside and outside the organization
Experience in implementing change management and IT security controls in a web development framework
Proficient using web services monitoring tools
Knowledge and experience with cloud web services development cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google)
Experience using ITIL® Service Management processes and ITSM tools. Certification is a plus
Data Science and advanced database knowledge and experience is a plus
Candidate must be a US Citizen and be capable of qualifying for a US Security Clearance.
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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