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Company: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Location: Lehi, UT
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Government, Nonprofit, Education

Description

Purposes

The Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is looking for a talented and energetic engineer on the Standards Team. The services provided by the Standards team are used throughout all of FamilySearch and impact every user of Familysearch.org. Key functionality provided for Places, Dates and Names and are critical to the success of both records acquisition and genealogy. The Restful webservices are Java Spring applications and support thousands of users and billions of calls in a day. The position will require significant creativity and discipline to address the large set of requirements and will be integral in defining, developing, deploying and maintaining these services. The candidate will be part of a talented cross-functional team focusing on providing significant value to the end user.

This individual works with divine guidance to provide or support technology that furthers the mission of the Church and reflects the eternal impact of the gospel.

We create inspiring experiences that bring joy to all people as they discover, gather, and connect their family - past, present, and future.

Our Quality Standards: Inspiration, Trust, Kindness, Effectiveness, Simplicity

All workers at FamilySearch learn to find their ancestors and help others do the same.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design, and implementation, and measures required to protect solutions from security compromise
  • Contribute to and perform analysis of functional requirements
  • Participate in the formulation of technical recommendations
  • Create technical designs mapped to functional requirements
  • Provide estimates for development tasks
  • Design, develop, and test code for software development projects
  • Manage the full life-cycle of platform services from design and development to deployment to production.
  • Meet production level requirements for performance, scalability and uptime of the platform services.
  • Provide overall technical leadership to the team from the database layer to the user interface.
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Develop technical documentation
  • Participate in the Problem Management process and fix defects
  • Mentor less senior developers
  • Be an effective team member, helping produce the best out of each of your team members through example, motivation, and communication.
  • Work effectively within a large organization to deliver high quality services.
  • Comply with policies, standards, and regulatory requirements and ensure all others are doing the same

Qualifications

Education:
Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent professional experience

Work Experience:
6+ years of progressive relevant professional experience

Required:

  • Experience with complex, large-scale systems is preferred including; strong experience in the technical discipline the role supports
  • Have a knowledge of the following technologies: RESTful web services, Spring, SQL and Database design, system architectural patterns.
  • Ability to recommend architecture that will meet the product uptime, scalability, functional requirements.
  • Exceptional troubleshooter with the ability to "solve problems in a timely manner" under pressure
  • Experience with all phases of the product cycle, including design, implementation, QA, release, and support.
  • Independently develop complicated business logic modules spanning multiple classes
  • Show a track record of commercial product and system delivery.
  • Experience in engineering/programming, analytical/diagnostic/troubleshooting, web technology, and programming methodology.
  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or equivalent is preferred, OR Bachelors Degree in Computer science with extensive experience in designing, implementing, and maintaining large scale enterprise web systems.
  • Ability to mentor and train her or his peers
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with system architecture with the ability to recommend a given architecture that will meet the product uptime, scalability, functional requirements.
  • Ability to direct the technical work in defining programming solutions to complex problems and then designing/implementing modules within the overall architecture.
  • Experience in engineering/programming, analytical/diagnostic/troubleshooting, web technology, and programming methodology.
  • A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, currently temple worthy.

Desirable:

  • Experience with Spring and Springboot

Worthiness Qualification

Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.

Posting Notice/More Info.

Please Note: All positions are subject to close without notice.

Benefits provided by contracting employer.
Free to apply and be considered for direct hire positions during contract term.


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