Lead Developer

The Boat, Cleveland, OH
LeanDog, Inc., is a boutique Agile & Lean Consultancy headquartered on the shores of Cleveland, OH.  We help organizations understand their operational constraints so they can transparently carry forward their strategy and culture.  By fostering a transparent and agile culture, we help leadership teams practice these techniques and help them lead by example. At LeanDog we run our company this way. We strive for transparency, collaboration and continuous improvement by focusing on predictable business processes. We create working conditions and relationships that reflect our vision and values; that develop trust and mutual confidence; that protect against misunderstanding and/or misinformation and enable our employees to thrive.

We are looking for a Lead Developer with experience in the Technical Agile practices. Qualified applicants should be familiar with pair programming, TDD/ATDD and working with story cards. There is a focus on DevOps practices: automated build/test/deploy pipeline.

Roles and Responsibilities

    • will be building and supporting REST web services
    • make extensive use of AWS services and components to implement the web services: API Gateway, Lambda, Cognito, Aurora, SQS, S3, Route53, others
    • experience using AWS Cloudformation templates to configure AWS services/components is key
    • programming experience in NodeJS, python and/or Java are critical (services currently being built are implemented in NodeJS)
    • ability to work with SQL
    • focus on Agile practices: pair programming, TDD/ATDD, working from story cards
    • focus on DevOps practices: automated build/test/deploy pipeline
LeanDog has one of the most creative and innovative office spaces around, a boat that’s older than the Titanic floating on Lake Erie next to a World War II submarine and the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame.
We work a hard 40 hours a week but we value work life balance. We want our employees to have time to be with family, re-energize, and balance their lives. You will be paid well, have solid benefits like health, vision, and dental insurance, a 401K plan and paid time off.
Plus we:
·       subsidize healthy, nutritious and delicious lunches
·       are serious coffee drinkers with our whole bean coffee delivered weekly from a local roaster
·       have year-round access to the lake with paddle boards, kayaks, ice skates, and ice fishing
·       have a crazy vending machine stocked with free soda, snacks, beer on tap and wine
·       give back to our community in so many ways from meetups to teaching - we are part of the growing and   technical, design and entrepreneurial communities that are transforming Cleveland
·       love having well-behaved dogs join us every day 

If you are interested and qualified click apply or send your resume to gigs@leandogsoftware.com.