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Added Nov 10, 2021 Director of Engineering (23012) Chicago, IL | Permanent Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Director of Engineering opportunity with our client in the Chicago Area!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Director of Engineering will oversee software product engineering Process/SDLC and ensure that proper engineering procedures/architecture/practices are followed.

Responsibilities:
- Oversees engineering staff and ensures that they meet technical goals and objectives.
- Consults with VP of Engineering and Product Manager to create long-range SDLC goals specific to the needs of the technical organization and product roadmap.
- Oversees engineering deliverables and ensures that they meet coding standards.
- Oversees design and implementation of technical architecture.
- Develops new products from product design to testing to production.
- Defines and manages technical debt.
- Defines and manages implementation of secure coding practices.
- Oversees and ensures implementation of required compliance requirements for HIPAA, GDPR, etc.
- Oversees and ensures implementation of application and system performance optimization practices, availability, recovery, system monitoring and other SLA requirements.
- Defines and Reviews SDLC KPIs to ensure projects are on schedule, within budget and meet quality, performance, availability, security, and compliance requirements.
- Provides training and mentoring as needed.
- Recruits additional engineering staff as needed.
- Performs other related duties as required.

Requirements
- 5 Years experience leading software development teams
- 10 years progressive experience in sdlc
- Agile/ Scrum experience

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

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