Sleep Number Java Technical Lead-Digital in Portland, Oregon

Sleep Number is building a dynamic Digital IT team that will lead the development and implementation of our innovative digital platform - hybris. The Technical Lead will with work with technical and business experts to design and maintain optimal development and environment solutions. Solutions will involve research and documenting production environments and architecture, developing and support the tools and processes to gather detailed user requirements, and drive strategic planning discussions with technical, business, and client stakeholders. This role will designs, develop, troubleshoot and debug application for enhancements and new features. The Technical Lead position is a dynamic role and requires strong client-side communication and development skills. Join us and be a part of our vision to become the world’s most beloved brand.

  • Manage the day-to-day activities and ensure the coordination of individual team deliverables is synchronized as necessary to achieve releases

  • Lead the execution of the development pipeline and delivery of the organization’s requests to QA, and ultimately Production

  • Deliver high quality code that satisfies business/user requirements

  • Deliver along the technical roadmap for the department and improve the quality of delivery

  • Work closely with IT Architecture to establish and govern development best practice and standards.

  • Cultivate a culture of delivery and responsiveness to business need within a framework of control, security and risk appreciation.

  • Strive to continually improve productivity and quality of software

  • Identifies and assists in the evaluation of new technologies and innovations

  • Mentoring of junior developers

  • Encourage and demonstrates a culture of customer service and co-operation

  • Proactive in addressing issues, both technical and business related and communicating them.

  • Motivate and encourage others in improving knowledge and achieving best solutions

  • Provide hands-on development and mentoring as necessary for other members of the development team

  • Work with technical and business experts to create and support optimal production and test environment solutions

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent

  • 8+ years industry experience in Java development or information technology

  • Strong experience in Spring Framework.

  • Strong experience with J2EE, JSP, CSS, jQuery, HTML, Javascript, Ajax.

  • Strong experience developing/managing REST Web Service API(s) in a transaction processing environment

  • Strong experience in Linux

  • Strong Experience in Hybris eCommerce platform preferred.

  • Strong understanding of web vulnerability mitigation techniques and industry best practices

  • Experience with business rules engines, workflow systems, product configurations or data warehousing.

  • Experience with Oracle/MySQL

  • Application technical experience, including interfaces, tools, and associated technologies

  • Expert at writing efficient, reliable, and easily maintainable software with strong Object Orientated Design principles.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Works independently with minimal oversight.

  • Experience leading small team of developers

  • Advanced Java development experience.

  • Ability to research and document production and test environments and architecture

  • Ability to analyze and solve problems creatively

  • Ability to assimilate multiple technologies / service requirements into a complete service design

Req. #: 2017-15103

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