ProQuest Software Engineer Lead in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Software Engineer Lead Location: Ann Arbor, MI Requisition Number: 2707 # of Openings: 1 Featured Careers Category: Library Services, Technology Description ProQuest – Who we are… The ProQuest Mission: Better research. Better learning, Better insights. ProQuest enables people to change their world. ProQuest supports the efforts of students and researchers across the globe. Providing important research tools and curating treasure troves of content has helped ProQuest to become an industry leader in the Information Services market. What will I be doing? As a Software Engineer Lead on ProQuest’s Content Technology team, you will have the exciting opportunity to direct the various stages of planning and migration of all content onto ProQuest’s exciting new content ingestion system built upon AWS cutting-edge technology. You will direct all phases of the software development cycle including design and development, implementation, and testing. In this position, you will also… liImplementsoftware for specifications of high complexity for limited scale systems, or medium to high complexity for large scale systems./li liLead project teams and provide technical expertise for various engineering projects./li liApply technical knowledge to development of products and processes and identify additional value-added opportunities related to specific projects./li liManually test and unit test all assigned applications./li liWrite application and system technical documentation./li liPropose, develop, review, and revise new procedures as needed for the continuing development of high quality systems./li liProvide support to assigned ProQuest systems./li liProvide technical mentoring to other team members./li liServe as an internal consultant on specific projects outside of team or department./li liProvide innovative suggestions and recommendations for new projects based upon technical and product knowledge./li liPropose technical advances and evaluate hardware/software for company use./li /ul Three Reasons you should apply... ol liIf you want towork with new cutting-edge AWS technology/li liIf you would like to make your mark quickly on a highly visible project/li liIf you enjoy working with a team to resolve interesting technical challenges/li /ol This job may not be a fit if... ol liYou do not like being part of a collaborative process/li liYou do not enjoy working on cross-functional teams/li liYou do not want to participate in occasional on-call support coverage/li /ol Qualified Candidates must have… liBachelor’s degree or higher in related field, such as Computer Engineering or Computer Science, plus at least 10 years of software development experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience./li liMasterful understanding and application of several programming languages./li liMasterful understanding of XML./ligt