Senior Informatica Lead Developer

  • Request Technology - Anthony Honquest
  • Virginia, USA
  • Nov 04, 2017
Full time Information Technology Telecommunications

Job Description

Senior Informatica Lead Developer
McLean, VA

This Development Tech Lead position will provide technical leadership to various development teams with the Data Delivery Services Organization. The teams focus is to deliver high value IT changes in line with an overarching strategic vision. Candidates must be comfortable with instantiating, influencing, and driving changes to existing processes and methodologies and be comfortable with ambiguity. The successful candidate will create, maintain and execute against a strategic technical vision and ensure execution meets all technical schedules and the delivered solution meets the technical and business needs. Candidate should have extensive professional experience to allow them to identify and resolve highly complex technical problems.

Responsibilities include:

Driving/Leading key technical and architectural decisions for the systems under development. Employs extensive professional experience and creativity to resolve complex technical problems.
Serves as a champion for change
Technology leaders for systems/applications development Increasing development capabilities of development team
Drive for tactical outcome to increase development team's efficiency and productivity
Developing technical knowledge management
Champion current trends in the industry partnering with architecture/technology services
Accountable for driving technical solutions in alignment with architectural roadmaps
Developing framework for introducing industry best practices for development such as: Software engineering principles Best of class design patterns
Performance engineering Continuous improvement
Delivery and capacity planning
Engage with the business team in the project inception phase to understand application and performance requirements
Study and understand application requirements and work with application architects to factor in the design in the long-term strategy and system roadmap
Understand the defect introduction during testing life cycle and assess how first time code quality can be increased
Provide design advice and review both engineering and architecture design during the business case development phase
Drive solutions to address and resolve design, technical and performance challenges
Strong decision making and problem solving skills and experience with project delivery
Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask; can set priorities and follow a timeline
Able to work on multiple projects and lead developers in technology delivery Sound interpersonal and team working skills
Ability to anticipate issues and formulate remedial actions

At least 8 to 10 years of development experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent work experience
Excellent communication skills that will allow the candidate to successfully document processes as well as interact with business owners, translating technical details for a non-technical audience Experience with Informatica Power Center 9.1 or higher
Strong problem solving skills
Experience with SQL Scripting
Experience with Unix Shell Scripting and administration
Experience with configuration management tools & Unix Shell

Preferred Skills
COTS integration experience with Clearcase or similar configuration management tool
Strong organizational and communication skills
PMP certification or Project Management experience Agile development methodology experience preferred
Experience with DataStage preferred