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Lead Software Engineer

  • Location: Charlotte, 28202
  • Salary: $73.08 - $79.62 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Lead Software Engineer
Location: CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, 28202
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Design and build high performing and scalable Hybrid data pipelines using Python, Java, Spring, Hadoop, Apache Spark based architecture.
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for high visibility Google cloud computing initiatives and hybrid environments.
  • Use advanced knowledge and experience with current technologies (Java, Microservices, Spring-Boot, JSON) to implement cloud ready data Applications.
  • Build and maintain high-quality, high-performance, scalable software
  • Document and demonstrate solutions by writing documentation, diagrams, and code comments.
  • Collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Support ongoing data management efforts for Development, QA and Production environments
  • Leverage knowledge of industry trends to build best in class technology to provide competitive advantage.
  • Knowledge and understanding of DevOps principles
  • Ability to interact effectively and confidently with senior management
  • Ability to work effectively in an Agile Scrum or Kanban environment
  • Collaborate with other developers to design/develop new software solutions or changes to existing software solutions.
  • Lead complex technology initiatives including those that are companywide with broad impact.
  • Act as a key participant in developing standards and companywide best practices for engineering complex and large scale technology solutions for technology engineering disciplines.
  • Design, code, test, debug, and document for projects and programs.
  • Review and analyze complex, large-scale technology solutions for tactical and strategic business objectives, enterprise technological environment, and technical challenges that require in-depth evaluation of multiple factors, including intangibles or unprecedented technical factors.
  • Make decisions in developing standard and companywide best practices for engineering and technology solutions requiring understanding of industry best practices and new technologies, influencing and leading technology team to meet deliverables and drive new initiatives.
  • Collaborate and consult with key technical experts, senior technology team, and external industry groups to resolve complex technical issues and achieve goals.
  • Lead projects, teams, or serve as a peer mentor.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
10+ years of application development and implementation experience
3+ years of Google Cloud development experience, including DataFlow and Cloud Composer
3+ years of experience with building, deploying and securing cloud platforms
3+ years of experience in designing and engineering cloud native solutions
5+ years of Python experience
5+ years of Java experience
2+ years of Agile experience
10+ years of experience delivering complex enterprise wide information technology solutions
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work effectively in virtual environment where key team members and partners are in various time zones and locations
Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
A BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
GitHub experience
Familiarity with using Eclipse IDE, IntelliJ IDE and Gradle framework

5+ years of Software Engineering experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, or education.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

MATRIX is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.