Covance Technical Lead - Cache in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job Overview

The Technical Lead (Cache) is responsible for serving as a subject matter expert for the Intersystems technology stack and provides technical leadership to a team of application developers.

Duties and Responsibilities :

Incumbents in this position will be accountable to:

  • Interprets business requirements and defines technical alternatives, tools, and approaches

  • Actively participates in design of technical solutions

  • Develops, tests, implements and documents technical solutions to address business requirements

  • Works with other team members to derive effort estimates, time tables and project plans

  • Mentors/guides less experienced application developers

  • Represents the development team in project settings and audits

  • Collaborates with other technical resources to integrate across tiers, platforms, and responsibilities

  • Ensures expected application performance levels are achieved

  • Manages technical aspects of application to ensure timely and effective implementations

  • Understands and complies with established Application Life Cycle Methodology

  • Ensures all Service Level Agreement (SLA) requirements are met


  • Bachelor’s degree in appropriate technical discipline is required. MS preferred.

  • Certified technical professional in relevant technologies.

  • Expert level Cache developer: Cache Mumps and Cache Object Script

  • Computer science fundamentals in object-oriented design and data structures


• 10 or more years of professional experience in software development

• Experience developing APIs and RPCs

• Experience designing and implementing RESTful Web services

• Experience with XML and JSON data formats

• Experience with both Waterfall and Agile lifecycle methodologies

Job Number 2018-21171

Job Category Information Technology

Position Type Full-Time

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