Tech Lead

Job ID 2019-1643

Technology New York, New York


WebMD is the most recognized and trusted brand of health information and the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and WebMD the Magazine. The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, RxList, and Medscape Education. Our consumer portals and mobile health applications provide engaging, relevant and credible health and wellness information, personalized health assessment tools and access to online communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Job Title: Tech Lead
Job Location: 395 Hudson Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10014

Job Type: Full-Time

Duties: Responsible for designing, developing and maintaining complex web applications for the WebMD web site. Design and develop aspects of a full implementation, and take the product from concept to production. Perform analysis of requirements to drive further clarification. Propose, define and document sound design/refactoring options and alternatives. Create sound pre-development estimates and assign tasks to other developers. Develop application code and unit tests, and integrate with other WebMD applications as necessary. Deliver integrated application components to Testing and Quality Assurance team and support delivery to Production environment. Ensure that application code is of high quality by participating in code reviews, writing automated test harnesses, assisting in the deployment of code onto the pre-production and production environments. Assist in mentoring junior staff.

Requirements: Employer will accept Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Technology, Engineering, or related technical field, followed by six years of progressive, post baccalaureate work experience in job offered or six years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience in an application design/development or related occupation. Experience with the following required: Oracle, including developing/updating tables, views, indexes, and stored procedures in SQL; Designing complex, high traffic web-based applications using object-oriented design and patterns; Frameworks, including Spring MVC, Spring Batch, Spring Boot, Spring Data, Spring Security, Spring Rest API, SOAP Services, Hibernate, and Liferay; Development experience in Java SE; Setting up Apache web server and Tomcat on Windows and Linux systems; Linux systems and shell commands; and, Application packaging and deployment tools, including Maven, Gradle, Jenkins, and uDeploy.