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Birmingham, AL, US
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Job Summary

The general purpose of the position is to provide technical and analytical skills related to the designing, developing, programming, and testing of computer software. It is also to provide leadership and training for those programmers with less experience or skills. This position will spend 20-30% in the code and 70-80% leading, mentoring, and making sure deadlines are met. Also responsible for timecards, code reviews, project allocation, scrum meetings, and resource allocation.

Candidates must have a working knowledge of a specific set of programming language constructs such as Visual Basic, structured programming methods, and object oriented design/programming methods. Must also have a working knowledge of files and relational data structures as well as a working knowledge of Desktop (Windows) and Network (UNIX and/or Windows NT) operating systems.

Top Three Skills:-Previous supervisory/lead experience
This person will be leading a mid-size group of 15-20 people. The group size can vary based on projects and amount of contractors. Preference is to have lead teams with around 10 people. This person will be responsible for timecards, small transactions, project allocation, budget allocation, resource allocation, meeting project deadlines, etc.

- Agile and Scrum Environment Experience
Will need experience leading morning scrum meetings, updating and using the information in Rally (systems used for project tracking)

- Experience with document composition technologies
A few of these technologies would be GMC (printnet-t or inspire versions), XmPi, or HP extreme. This type of work background is important because the team they will be leading is focused on document composition work which is taking client information and documents and formatting them correctly into printable versions.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email for other accommodation options.

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Theodore Smith