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Lead Software Engineer
Schaumburg, Illinois  |  Remote
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Applied on January 19, 2022
Job Id #51536 Posted October 20, 2021

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • Opex Infusion Modernization and Transformation.

Team and Team size:

  • Team structure is Scrum – One Product Owner, One Scrum Master, A Tech Lead, and 4-5 developers both onshore and offshore, reporting to the tech lead or Director of Software Engineering.

Job Responsibilities

  • Accountable for code delivery and implementation of the applications
  • Serve as the technical subject matter expert for the onshore development team and work closely with the offshore technical lead enhance and maintain applications
  • Participate in scrum meetings and relay business and technical decisions to the development team
  • Work closely with the product owner and business SMEs on design of product
  • Production support
Job Qualifications
  • Required
    • JavaScript – Work with ES6 and above features and have a strong understanding of the synchronous nature of JS, asynchronous nature of web APIs like DOM, timers, fetch, service workers, storage etc., event loop, callbacks and promises.
    • NodeJS – Able to work with core internal node js modules like http, https, fs, path, url, querystring, stream, buffer, cluster etc., Use NPM/Yarn package manager to package reusable code.
    • ReactJS – Build stateful and stateless components using classes, functions respectively. Manage state locally and globally with any/all hooks/Redux/Redux toolkit/Context API.
    • Understand component/hook lifecycle, re-renders and avoid prop drilling.
    • Use HOC, render props, context to create wrappers for common functionalities.
    • TypeScript – define types/interfaces and integrate with react, node.
    • HTML5 – Understand the importance of “semantic” nature of HTML5 and accessibility (ARIA/screen readers).
    • Custom elements, Shadow dom, Canvas and SVG knowledge are a plus.
    • CSS – Apply key concepts like positioning, box model, media queries, pseudo-selectors, floats, flexbox, animations, grid to style websites appropriately.
    • ExpressJS – Create REST APIs, build & integrate middleware, routing logic.
  • Preferred
    • Angular – Recent Experience in converting Angular to ReactJS
    • J2EE 1.8/1.11
    • Springboot
    • MySQL/SQL
  • Desirable Qualifications
    • Cucumber/Selenium
    • JMeter
    • DevOps Automation
    • Public Cloud Experience (Azure or AWS)
  • Seasoned full stack developer with an emphasis on UI/Frontend expertise, who has hands on experience in all areas of application development and is willing to actively participate as a developer on the team.
  • Required functional skillset and experience include excellent communication skills
  • proven experience working in an Agile environment, experience working with remote and offshore team members, production support, and documentation in an Agile tool
  • Candidate must be able to work off-hours for meetings with our Hyderabad team, execute releases, and production support.

Interview Process:

  • a. How many rounds? 2: one short screen 30 – 45 Mins; one longer, panel interview 60 mins
  • b. Video vs. phone? video
  • c. How technical will the interviews be? interviews will be very technical
  • d. When do you anticipate starting the interview process? ASAP

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

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