Director of Technology

Atlanta, Ga | Freelance | Job ID #51385 |
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Onward Search is hiring a Director of Technology for a Digital Agency located in Midtown on a 3-month contract to perm basis. We are looking for candidates with the following skills set and competencies to fill the role! 

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Oversee assigned programs (e.g. conduct code review) and provide guidance to team members
  • Plan and design the structure of a technology solution
  • Communicate system requirements to software development teams
  • Evaluate and select appropriate software and suggest integration methods
  • Collaborate with team of developers to design, develop, unit test, and support projects • Performance tuning, testing, refactoring, usability, and automation
  • Support, maintain, and help document software functionality
  • Maintain coding, compliance, and security standards
  • Work with other departments, stakeholders, and customers on software development, improvements, internal tools, and implementation issues
  • Maintenance and on-going support of past and future technical solutions
  • Demonstrates the following skills and behaviors:
  • Ability to prioritize well, communicate clearly, have a consistent track record of delivery and excellent software engineering skills
  • Must be able to work across multiple facets of projects and juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time
  • Excellent Java, PHP, and JavaScript skills
  • Expert in Responsive Design
  • Good understanding of web services
  • Ability to present concepts to clients and team members
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a small team with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field, or equivalent work experience • Demonstrated leadership experience in a software engineering/development environment • 8+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • 8+ years of PHP / LAMP
  • Must be an expert in responsive web design (CSS media queries and responsive images)
  • 6+ years of SQL, any flavor (MySQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, etc.)
  • Strong experience in web development: HTML/CSS/Javascript (AngularJS, React a plus)
  • Understanding Web Application Security (OWASP)
  • Liferay, Adobe CQ/AEM, Drupal experience are a big plus
  • Mobile capability includes the ability to develop for mobile web
  • Have the ability to create high fidelity code from wireframes or comps

​​Does this sound like you! Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.