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Lead software Engineer
Basking Ridge, New Jersey  |  Onsite
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Applied on January 25, 2022
Job Id #53028 Posted January 4, 2022


  • Lead software Engineer with experience in data and distributed technologies.
  • Ideal candidate will be hands on technical lead, experienced in modern technologies and proven record of delivering on commitments. Someone able to encourage, support and correct development teams in a way that promotes growth and velocity

Primary Responsibilities

  • Providing guidance on technical implementations across the delivery teams
  • Leading the teams on Proof of Technology projects
  • Technical solution analysis and recommendations, including effort & timeline estimates
  • Framework development
  • Significant hands-on coding
  • Mentoring other team members


  • 5+ years Data Engineering stack experience
  • 3+ years Java stack experience, microservices
  • 2+ years Kafka streaming experience
  • 1+ years of experience implementing complex, large-scale architectures in a flexible environment
  • Experience managing production systems (Ops support, improvement, stabilization etc)
  • 2+ years of direct leadership experience (including duties such as performance reviews, productivity reviews, metrics reporting etc)

Team and Team size:

  • Candidates will be part of scrum team, consisting of 5-7 developers.

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.


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