This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Job Profile Solution Architect / Tech Lead San Mateo, CA
The Company Lohika (www.lohika.com) is a profitable, privately-held software services company headquartered in the Silicon Valley with two development and testing centers in Eastern Europe. Lohika delivers software development services to R&D departments of high-tech companies. Lohika provides a significant cost and productivity advantage to its customers through its team of highly-educated and skilled software developers in the Ukraine. Lohika is financially stable with a steady revenue stream, and boasts satisfied and reference-able customers.
Your Mission As the primary technical interface between Lohika�s clients and our offshore engineering team, your efforts are key to ensuring that clients receive their custom developed software as prescribed by the original customer requirements/PRDs that you have submitted. Using your technical ability as well as your relationship building skills, you�ll ensure that Lohika consistently exceeds customers� expectations!
Your Responsibilities - Be the key interface between our client R&D organizations & Lohika�s offshore development teams - Gather customer requirements & submit PRDs - Review technical documentation & code releases from our offshore team - Working with the offshore project manager, you�ll set & track project milestones & status - By understanding the customer�s development processes, you�ll be our in-house expert on the customer�s products & technology & be able to respond to detailed technical questions - Perform code reviews & monitor software bugs in our tracking system
Your Profile Our ideal candidate has a software development background with strong customer-facing skills and project management abilities.
Technical : 10+ years of product development experience with expertise in: - Win, Linux, C++, Java, JSP, Python, HTML - .NET, email technology, SMTP, MTA, MUA (a plus) - Product design, QA, builds, source control, bug tracking - Supreme customer-facing skills - Outstanding communications to obtain information quickly & formulate tech spec�s & PRDs - Background in project and/or product management would be helpful Attributes: high energy, meticulous about details, customer-focused, natural leadership, relationship builder, honest, credible, committed, consulting polish Education: BSEE or BSCS degree; MS degree would be a plus.
Your Compensation High base salary plus pre-public stock options & a full benefits package.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume (word doc attachment) to Dawn Block at: email@example.com