Technical Lead – Java EE

Location: Tampa, FL

Start Date: December 1, 2018

Job Description

Venuetize is recruiting for a talented Technical Lead to join our Java/Backend Development team. This position would lead a team of developers through technical design, execution and deployment of Java/Backend modules in Venuetize’s Technology Platform.


  • Work with Product Owners, Technical Solution Managers, Architects to understand functional requirements and create Technical Design for Java/Backend Modules that scale and perform in a large multi-tenant platform
  • Manage/Lead a team of Backend developers (On-Shore and Offshore)
  • Own the quality of the backend team deliveries, from code architecture to end-user quality
  • Hands-on development, problem resolution and knowledge of various horizontal and vertical packages – spanning across all layers in the technical stack
  • Design, prototype and author code for software components and applications based on functional specification and optimize them for system performance
  • Prepare comprehensive documentation and ensure timely completion of work
  • Mentor and coach team members
  • Promote Secure Coding, Standards and Best Practices
  • Stay on top of ever evolving technology landscape and make recommendations for process or technology upgrades


  • 10+ years of hands-on software design and development experience, at least 3 of which should be in a technical leadership role
  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience developing Web Applications and Services using JAVA/JAVA EE, Spring and other related technologies
  • Relational database development experience (Preferably MySql) and proficiency with basic SQL concepts
  • Demonstrate strong technical architecture and leadership skills with ability to handle multiple activities in a dynamic and energizing environment
  • Demonstrates leadership and active pursuit of optimizing CI/CD process and tools, testing frameworks and practices (preferably GitHub, Jenkins/Bamboo etc.)
  • Strong leadership, communication and collaboration skills with track record of taking solution ownership and accountability
  • Solid experience in writing Unit Tests; executing, performing system and integration testing
  • Experience with modern engineering practices, cloud computing (AWS) and development using microservices architecture is a strong plus
  • Good understanding of application debugging and monitoring skills with the latest tools in open source environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Technical Field and/or similar certification
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Java/J2EE certification

To apply, please forward your resume to