Pearson Technical Lead in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Technical Lead

Description

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Possess advanced knowledge of Object Oriented Programming and Design

  • Very good leadership skills with the ability to lead multiple development teams

  • Strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience in one or more technology stack (Java/.Net/Mobile etc.) and good working knowledge of open source tools and technologies.

  • A good understanding of Software Engineering Best Practices and ability to define and drive this within the teams

  • Very good understanding and experience in design and implementation of enterprise applications

  • Strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills (including English language skills) and the ability to interact promptly and professionally with teams across different time zones.

  • Ability to work in a team environment collaboratively with positive attitude

  • Ability to learn new technologies rapidly and share knowledge with other team members

  • The desire to learn and continuously improve on the product quality, performance and other non-functional requirements.

  • Provision of in-depth technical skills to fix ad hoc incidents/problems, mentoring and support DevOps teams to ensure best practice.

  • A good understanding of Architectural and Design patterns

  • Desirable Experience or Knowledge in the following areas:

  • Web Application Development

  • UI/UX Technologies

  • Source control systems

  • Unit testing and test automation frameworks

  • Continuous integration and continuous deployment tools and technologies

  • Agile practices

  • Web and Application Servers ( Weblogic , Tomcat , IIS )

  • Web Services - RESTful Web Services , SOAP Services

  • Database design and programming

  • Responsive Web Design

PREFERRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
  • Oracle Certifications ( Java , Middleware , Database , Operating Systems)

  • Microsoft Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Master( CSM).

Qualifications

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Individual should possess a Bachelor's degree in Computing or Information Technology. Individuals who have a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Physical Sciences, or a specialization in the Engineering field will also be considered.

Minimumfive (5) years of experience in software engineering and design and three (3) year of additional experience as a Technical Lead.

Primary Location: LK-1-Colombo

Work Locations: LK-Colombo-Orion City Rigel Bldg Orion City Rigel Bldg No 752 Dr. Danister De Silva Mawatha Colombo 900

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 14, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1810949

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.