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Technical Lead


DRT Strategies delivers expert management consulting and information technology (IT) solutions to large federal agencies, state and local government and commercial clients in health care, technology, and the financial services industries.

The three letters of our name, DRT, stand for Driving Resolution Together, which is the core philosophy on which the company was founded. That is, we collaborate with our clients to solve their most pressing IT challenges - together.

We are problem solvers dedicated to your success, combining Fortune 500 experience with small business responsiveness. We have established a reputation with our clients as a forward-thinking consulting firm with demonstrated success in implementing solutions that lead to meaningful results. Our world-class consultants unite people to work collaboratively to achieve project goals and make your vision a reality.


  • Lead the development team in the modernization of an existing legacy system, moving to a Windows platform and utilizing the .NET technology stack. The development team includes developers, DBA’s, system integrators, and system administrators.
  • Act as main point of contact for the client technical and business resources for technical questions – schedule, structure and drive meetings with the client.  This can include demos, JAD sessions, or other technical discussions.
  • Adhere to an Agile Scrum methodology for development and participate in all ceremonies (Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospective)
  • Develop level of effort estimates and participate in overall Release Planning.
  • Ensure quality software delivery via adhering to established development standards on the project such as performing code reviews.  Help to modify or establish new standards as needed.
  • Assign work to the development team per Sprint and manage the progress of the work via the schedule and JIRA.  This includes any Technical Tasks that need to be accomplished.
  • Work with the Functional Lead to review User Stories and Epics and triage defects.
  • Understand business logic currently written in stored procedures, C Programs, and UNIX Shell scripts and implement in the application tier.
  • Develop as needed based on the demands of the release.
  • As needed, evaluate technology products and solutions, develop recommendations, and document analysis.
  • As needed, contribute to proofs-of-concept.


*Must have a Secret Clearance

Required Experience

  • Ten (10) years of Software Development experience
  • Three (3) years of Development Team Leadership
  • Experience supervising and mentoring technical resources
  • Experience with .NET technology stack, including WPF, WCF, LINQ
  • Experience with modern DB systems, such as SQL Server, Sybase
  • Experience with TFS
  • Experience Integrating with COTS/GOTS solutions
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Thorough knowledge of unit testing, mocks, and testing frameworks
  • Knowledge of Windows environment, shell scripts, and IIS
  • Ability to work well with others as part of a large team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Preferred Experience

  • Legacy systems conversion or modernization
  • Knowledge of C/C++ managed and unmanaged code
  • Knowledge of UNIX environments
  • Experience with JIRA

Education and Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent/relevant advanced degree

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