Java Developer - Tech Lead

Overview

On Site
$85 - $95 hourly
Accepts corp to corp applications
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - Temp

Skills

Google Cloud Platform
Customer service
Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Use cases
Software development
UI
Machine Learning (ML)
Problem solving
Java
Leadership
API
Mentorship
Scrum
Management
Software deployment
Microservices
Data
Collaboration
Analytics
Communication
Python

Job Details

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client seeking a Java Developer - Tech Lead in Phoenix, AZ.

Summary:
We are seeking an experienced Java Developer to join our dynamic team as a Tech Lead. This role is ideal for a seasoned professional with a robust background in API development and a passion for mentoring junior engineers. You will be responsible for leading multiple scrum teams to support our customer service domain and build capabilities for frontline engineers.

Key Responsibilities:
* Lead and mentor a team of senior and junior engineers across three scrum teams
* Oversee the development and deployment of scalable microservices and data solutions
* Drive the implementation of a speech-to-text engine capable of converting conversations into transcripts
* Collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver Gen AI use cases including summarization and speech-to-text
* Ensure robust API development and integration
* Work closely with data and analytics teams to enhance servicing technology capabilities

REQUIREMENTS:
* 10+ years of experience in software development, with at least 5 years in a leadership role
* Proficiency in Java and extensive experience in developing APIs
* Strong understanding of back-end server-side development, with no front-end responsibilities
* Experience with Google Cloud Platform (Google Cloud Platform) and Google Cloud Platform services is a significant plus
* Exposure to machine learning concepts is a plus
* Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
* Strong communication skills and the ability to mentor and guide junior engineers

Nice to Have:
* Experience with Python
* Familiarity with machine learning

The pay range is the lowest to highest compensation we reasonably in good faith believe we would pay at posting for this role. We may ultimately pay more or less than this range. Employee pay is based on factors like relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, location, performance, union contract and business needs. This range may be modified in the future.

We offer comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, HSA, FSA, 401(k), and life, disability & ADD insurance to eligible employees. Salaried personnel receive paid time off. Hourly employees are not eligible for paid time off unless required by law. Hourly employees on a Service Contract Act project are eligible for paid sick leave.

Note: Pay is not considered compensation until it is earned, vested and determinable. The amount and availability of any compensation remains in Kforce's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified in its discretion consistent with the law.

This job is not eligible for bonuses, incentives or commissions.

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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