Lead Software Engineer

  • Hillsboro, OR, USA
  • Contract

Company Description

The Aroghia Group is a nationwide information technology firm that provides cutting-edge IT services, solutions, and staff placements for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. We are committed to helping our clients achieve their goals through innovation, collaboration, and deep expertise.

Job Description

As the Lead Software Engineer for our leading retail sportswear client, your role on the team will involve providing technical leadership and direction to a team building high-performing web applications. Our team is a highly productive, Agile, eCommerce team, we are looking for experienced candidates who thrive in this type of environment. Your role on the team will include:

•    Leads the design and development of a technical solution that meets the needs of the business and aligns with architectural and quality standards, and effectively integrates solutions delivered with adjacent and tertiary solutions/technologies.
•    Independently identifies, defines, directs, and/or performs analysis to resolve complex, first time issues in his or her area(s) of expertise.
•    Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems, including coding, testing, debugging, and installing for a small- to mid-scale systems.
•    Ensures the effective performance of assigned product(s) and their integration with adjacent solutions/technologies.
•    Develops working knowledge of tertiary domains.
•    Provides leadership to the product team, delivering a vision for work requirements for the quarter.
•    Designs the scope of sprints within the quarter.
•    Has the vision for the scope of sprints within the quarter.
•    Mentors and develops the capabilities of team members.
•    Conducts technical assessments of team members and provides feedback on performance as necessary.
•    Conducts technical interviews of candidates as needed.    
•    Ensures knowledge sharing within the team and across teams
•    Conducts complete diagnoses of business problems, working with colleagues in the business to define the scope of the solution and desired outcomes.
•    Within the scope of a work assignment, collaborates with the product owner and assists with managing stakeholder expectations and ensuring prompt and complete customer service.
•    Selects tools and methodologies for the product.


•    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other relevant technology field and minimum of 6 years directly relevant work experience required
•    6+ years’ experience with Java development required
•    Experience providing leadership to a team of developers including providing daily guidance, setting coding standards, and reviewing code required
•    Experience designing solutions in collaboration with Architecture and the Development team
•    Agile experience required
•    Experience with Devops practices required
•    Advanced working knowledge of a JVM language required, Kotlin or Java preferred
•    Experience working with cloud technologies required, AWS preferred
•    Experience building and evolving a service-oriented architecture with a focus on flexible and scalable APIs required
•    Proficiency managing relational databases (MySQL, Postgres), including data modeling and schema design required
•    Containers / Kubernetes experience a plus
•    Experience working with Analysts and Product Owners to provide technical feedback during story intake and creation
•    Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
•    High motivation and passion to work in a fast, agile environment with the ability to adapt to change

Additional Information

Aroghia Group provides top market compensation and a great company culture. Please provide your resume, LinkedIn profile address, and phone number when applying. We have established a solid reputation in the marketplace by providing our employees with outstanding opportunities for personal and professional growth. Some additional benefits include (but are not limited to):

  • We are a preferred IT vendor for top-notch companies in a wide range of industries across the U.S.
  • We offer various compensation structures (hourly, salary) based on qualifications and market demand.
  • We provide continuous training and development to ensure our team remains at the forefront of technological advancements.

Open Positions: http://aroghia.com/careers