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POSTED 41 DAYS AGO

University of Michigan

Software Development Lead

How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position, include your salary requirements, and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. If possible, please include a link to your electronic portfolio/dossier as part of your resume.

What You'll Do

In this position, you will be empowered in a highly autonomous role to provide technical and product leadership for the innovative software platforms created by the Center for Academic Innovation. You will be empowered to establish and implement technical vision over product direction and application architecture across a range of impactful projects and technologies.

The individual selected for this role will serve as part of the Educational Technology Leadership Team to advise on organizational priorities and direction. This role will serve as a team leader, providing technical guidance and supervision to the highly skilled and creative software developers within the Center for Academic Innovation.

Who We Are

About the Educational Technology Team

As the Software Development Lead for the Center for Academic Innovation, you will operate as a key leader within the Education Technology team. This team is made up of diverse skill sets and individuals, including Software Developers, UX Designers, QA Analysts, DevOps Engineers, Data Scientists and Behavioral Scientists. We work collaboratively to apply our expertise to create innovative solutions, tools and technologies to the big challenges in education, enabling innovative learning and personalization at scale across the U-M community and beyond.

About the Center for Academic Innovation

The Center for Academic Innovation is where creativity, excellence, and the University of Michigan’s aspirations for societal impact combine to reimagine the future of higher education. Through curricular innovation, educational data and research, and educational technology, we position U-M as a global leader in academic innovation to create and inspire change in higher education and to reinforce an engaged and informed society

Why Work at Michigan?

In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, the University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:

Responsibilities*

Application Architecture & Development

Team Leadership & Strategy

Skills You Have

Required Qualifications*

Desired Qualifications*

The Center for Academic Innovation is where creativity, excellence, and the University of Michigan’s aspirations for societal impact combine to reimagine the future of higher education.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please

Requirements

Required Qualifications*


  • At least 5 years of professional software development experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, a related field or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
  • Enterprise development and production experience working with Python or Ruby and the Django or Rails framework
  • Strong project and team leadership experience
  • Experience mentoring junior colleagues and technical personnel
  • Production experience working with relational database platforms (e.g.: MySQL, PostgreSQL, MariaDB, Oracle)
  • Experience designing application architecture & data models for deployed production applications
  • Production experience developing and deploying applications at scale
  • Experience working with the modern JavaScript frameworks VueJS or React
  • Production experience converting designs to HTML5/CSS
  • Hold strong attention to detail and concern for information accuracy
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well in a multicultural and collaborative environment

Desired Qualifications*


  • Experience supervising software developers
  • Production experience deploying applications using Kubernetes and Docker

About the Company


The Center for Academic Innovation is where creativity, excellence, and the University of Michigan’s aspirations for societal impact combine to reimagine the future of higher education.

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Software Development Lead

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POSTED 41 DAYS AGO

Seniority level

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Contract type

Negotiable

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