Lead Software Engineer - Full Stack

Information Technology Ahmedabad, Gujarat


Job Title:  Lead Software Engineer


Position Summary: Litera is looking for a Lead Software Engineer to help grow our development team. You will participate in the full SDLC from preliminary system analysis to testing and deployment. This hybrid engineering role includes building high-quality and fully performing software that meets quality and software development standards alongside a great team.


Key Responsibilities:

          Design and develop software applications

          Lead the design and development for a product

          Provide expert level knowledge and guidance on modern software engineering techniques and methodologies for code reviews

          Demonstrate expertise in a variety of software concepts (object-oriented design), practices (design patterns), and procedures (troubleshooting defects)

          Work with Product Management to prioritize tasks and ensure deadlines are met within the Scrum team

          Coach and mentor less experienced team members



          Bachelor’s degree

          7+ years’ experience implementing full-stack solutions to real business problems

          2+ years’ experience leading a team

          Ability to work independently without instructions on most tasks. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

          Expert understanding of software development principles (object-oriented design, SOLID, etc.)

          Experience taking a project through its entire life cycle

          Comfortable working in an agile environment and have a working experience with Agile/Scrum

          Enthusiastic about problem solving, digging into issues and owning tasks to completion

          Strong team player who is open to give and receive feedback

          A passion for technology and thrives in a dynamic environment with a focus on creative innovation over absolute completion

          Communication and presentation skills



Required Technologies:


          Python 6+ years of experience

          JavaScript – 6+ years of experience

          React – 6+ years of experience

          HTML/CSS – 6+ years of experience

          Django3+ years of experience

          Linux (preferably Centos)6+ years of experience



Preferred Technologies:





          Web service technologies (REST, XML, JSON)







Who We Are:

Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving over 90% of the world's largest law firms, our software is used by hundreds of thousands of lawyers every day. Experiencing enormous growth with aggressive expansion plans, Litera is building a state-of-the-art Software Development and Operations center in Ahmedabad, India and is looking for dynamic engineering leaders, who can become part of this already successful growth story, and partner in creating a world class team and products. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent leadership all contribute to a unique and open work environment. Our employees have the ability to make a direct impact on the future of the company while enjoying flexible work hours, random ice creams, dinners parties, Live food canteen, Cricket matches, day picnics and more.