AWS Lead Engineer

Vanguard Group   •  

Malvern, PA

Industry: Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 62 days ago

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Vanguard is currently going through a robust hiring initiative and Lead Engineers are at the top of our list! We have multiple opportunities across our enterprise for Tech Leads that bring different specialties. If you have touch on following areas please continue to read on and apply to learn more; Full-Stack, UI, Mid-Tier, Back-end, AWS, DevOps, Mobile and Infrastructure!

In this role you will:

We will look for you to make the most of your senior-level expertise in Full-Stack applications by managing a team charged with developing solutions that integrate with existing IT systems. Furthermore, increase our understanding of how we can use data to help clients by building effective ways to monitor product health, business metrics and consumer usage patterns. You will keep projects on track by communicating with project managers, spotting potential issues, and generating realistic estimates of costs and time. Lastly, you will recruit, mentor, build and motivate the IT teams that will positively impact our business,

Bring invention to investing

You'll continuously deliver imaginative solutions that also satisfy business needs. Your fresh ideas will directly impact one of our strategic focus areas and help us redefine the world of mutual funds. Your analytical approach to problem-solving, underpinned by strong interpersonal skills, will make you a valuable member of a reciprocal team that shares ideas and solves problems in new ways. And at every stage of the process you'll enjoy many opportunities to deepen your knowledge and widen your experience.

What it takes

  • Undergraduate degree in a related field or the equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 5+ years software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of Leadership responsibilities
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong, proven analysis and analytical skills
  • Strong planning and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to implement instrumentation to capture business-specific metrics around consumer usage patterns

Specializations that'll make an impact

  • Cloud, AWS development standard methodologies
  • Cloud data stores – S3, Dynamo DB and/or Amazon RDS
  • Experience with developing Java REST services – Spring, Jersey
  • Experience with test automation and test driven development practices and frameworks – mutation testing, functional testing (NodeJS, Jasmine, JUnit, Cucumber), mock frameworks (Mockito, etc.), contract testing
  • Familiarity with DevOps concepts, tools and continuous delivery pipelines – Bamboo, Jenkins, Maven, Bitbucket, Jira, GIT, etc
  • Experience with API management platforms, design standards, and patterns is a preferred
  • Knowledge of front-end experience with Angular, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, JQuery, TypeScript, ES6