Software Engineering Team Lead

Software Development Washington, District Of Columbia


Software Engineering Team Lead

OPEXUS is seeking a Software Engineering Lead to help design, build and deliver innovative, data-driven solutions that serve our government customers and the communities they serve.   This will be a hands-on technical role that will also lead and manage a small team no more than five developers.  As a member of the engineering team, you will help build the next generation of case management solutions focused on the public sector and select private sector communities.  The ideal candidate will have extensive experience developing solutions on the .NET platform leveraging C#, as well as team lead experience.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including unlimited PTO, and hybrid WFH in the Washington, DC area. 

Key Job Responsibilities

We are looking for a Software Engineering Lead to... 

  • Mentor, manage, and grow a small team of developers
  • Deliver high-quality software design and architecture 
  • Rapidly build and deploy new product features to serve the needs of our customers 
  • Work closely with the product management team to Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle 
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting 
  • Collaborate with internal teams to fix and improve products 
  • Review code commits to uphold standards of code quality and security 


  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing complex enterprise solutions utilizing the following technologies: .NET, C#, Azure, SQL Server, Windows, Azure DevOps
  • 2+ year of team lead/people management experience 
  • Experience in all application design phases including requirements definition, decomposition, design, code review, code quality, and troubleshooting issues. 
  • Experience delivering software products using Agile methodologies; hands-on experience leading Agile teams 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Proficiencies in C#, JavaScript, HTML/CSS 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering (or equivalent) 


Get government unstuck with OPEXUS. We believe the professionals who keep democracy running expect and deserve exceptional technology experiences. With more than 30 years of experience supporting public institutions, OPEXUS is the leader in FedRAMP-certified government process management software, bringing operational excellence to governments’ middle office so agencies can focus on the critical work of mission delivery. 

Our customers and employees share the desire to make a positive impact on society and leave a legacy. Our location in the heart of Washington, D.C. enables our team to work hand-in-hand with our customer community to deliver built-for-government software applications that users love. 

If you are a talented, entrepreneurial candidate with an interest in driving growth, then we want to talk with you. We offer countless opportunities for our employees to stretch and take on new challenges in their careers. 

OPEXUS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.