Senior Java Architect / Team Lead

SPX   •  

Overland Park, KS

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 177 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Req Id 55081

Job Summary


This position reports to the Director, Global Engineering Applications and will be part of the IT Applications team.  This role will be primarily responsible for providing “Configure Price Quote” software manufacturing expertise for SPX Corporation as well as JAVA development support.

This position will support the global Sales and Engineering Teams in supporting and improving an integrated Engineering Manufacturing Sales Platform. This role will be located in the USA.


• Provide technical and functional expertise on the use of JAVA, .NET systems
• Experience in Product Management and configure to order/engineer to order sales
• Implement and support applications used by Sales and Engineering teams for sales purposes
• Configure design edits for product line combinations within software
• Strong interpersonal skills, positive “can do” attitude and a strong people motivator\influencer
• Provide technical, functional and process support for Configure Price Quote and Quote To Cash systems
• Assist in Re-engineering and standardization projects
• Recommend and implement process improvements
• Planning and scheduling project requirements
• Communicating project status and other project information on a periodic basis
• Some travel to support various support operations




• Java programming skills
• Experience in customer facing applications in Java (from idea to code to support) that integrates to ERP (preferred SAP)
• Interaction with customer service\product manager
• Requirements gathering\effort estimation
• Ability to manage on and offshore work\Work Standards
• Managing Work (includes Time Management)
• Continuous Improvement\Quality control
• Experience in designing and implementing software development processes
• Initiating Action
• Contributing to Team Success
• Continuous Learning
• Communication


• Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field
• Minimum three years’ experience implementing and supporting customer facing applications for order quotation and order entry
• Minimum three years’ experience supporting Technical Sales teams responsible for Sales\ Engineering specifications
• Minimum five years of programming or scripting
• Experience in supporting global decentralized Sales\Engineering teams
• Masters degree beneficial



• Five or more years of JAVA, HTML development is preferred
• JAVA Polymer Frameworks
• Database server - Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2\SQL Server 2012 R2
• Java JDK - jdk1.5.0_12
• JavaScript Library - Polymer
• BitBucket\Jira
• Deployment & release management
• .NET
• NodeJS
• Bower\Node
• IDE – Eclipse
• Tomcat
• MS Office, MS Project, and other desktop software tools
• Project Management Certification a plus


The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Occasionally lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Occasional bending and stooping
  • Keyboarding/typing
  • Ability to read effectively from a computer screen and/or paper copy
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work and perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Office environment with varying degrees of noise levels

About SPX

Headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of cooling towers, evaporative fluid coolers, evaporative condensers and air cooled heat exchangers providing full-service cooling solutions and support to customers in the power generation, petrochemical, industrial, refrigeration, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) markets for more than 100 years. SPX Cooling Technologies and its Marley and Recold product brands are part of SPX Corporation.