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Lead Software Engineer – New York, Atlanta or Chicago ( Hybrid ) – Global Media Agency – $135,000 – $155,000


Job Description

Lead Software Engineer eager to lead a team working on product development using dotnet/C#, MSSQL, AWS, containerized services, and SPA-based UI applications. You will mentor your team, provide software design and architecture proposals to leadership, ensure the quality of and responsible for the product you are working on. You will be hands-on programming new features or pair programming with other developers, performing code reviews and creating technical designs. You will work in an agile environment and be part of a large technology group with many product teams.

Proven ability to:

  • Take the Product Owner's vision and requirements and turn them into practical software designs.
  • Define standards, best practices, and patterns that developers must follow.
  • Lead teams building products that involve RESTful, multiple services, database systems, caching systems, logging, and APM integrations
  • Coach developers through code reviews and other means to help them grow and adapt to the architecture designated for the project
  • Assess and provide recommendations for new systems that would benefit the product and work with vendors to design the integration and a migration path if needed.
  • Create Technical specifications, Architecture diagrams, and presentations to Architects and Technical leads for system or design proposals.
  • Provide technical direction to UX, Creative teams, and UI developers to find the most appropriate solution and application architecture that meets the requirements and other aspects of the project.
  • Run deployment calls, build CI/CD pipelines, and manage DevOps processes.


Experience with;

  • with dotnet and C#
  • with relational databases, MSSQL or PostgreSQL
  • building cloud-hosted containerized applications
  • debugging, monitoring, and performance-tuning production applications
  • working version control systems such as Git, defining SCM strategies, and managing branching for deployments, hotfixes and ongoing work
  • prompt engineering, working with LLM APIs, integrating ML models in production services and pipelines
  • data systems like Databricks or Snowflake
  • understanding of data security and compliance
  • data pipelining, ingestion, transformation, cleaning and preprocessing strategies
  • python and working knowledge of Python ML Libraries

Intermediate knowledge of;

  • building web applications that utilize SPA UI frontends interacting with RESTful APIs
  • different architectural styles, e.g., Onion, DDD, Ports and Adapters, and event-driven architectures
  • working with Cache, Search, and Messaging systems
  • writing unit tests and working with OOP, design patterns, and writing clean code
  • microservices and related architectures and patterns
  • various types of databases, optimizing queries, designing schemas and ETL processes
  • containerized applications, IaC, and orchestration solutions

Additional Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field is preferred.
  • 8+ years of relevant development experience

How to apply?

If you are interested in the Lead Software Engineer role and want to find out more, apply via the link at the bottom of this page or contact Digital Republic by email ( [email protected] ) to find out more about the role. Check our Job Vacancies page for more job opportunities.

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