Technical Java Lead/Architect

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Our people are core to everything we do — the catalyst behind our ability to create exceptional impact and extraordinary results. We believe in flexibility. We focus on relationships. We encourage each individual to follow their own path. And we seek feedback openly, from all. People matter here and they feel it. And we value curiosity.  Curious is more than a personality trait. It’s a way of thinking. Of learning. Of working. There’s purpose in this wonder. It makes us better. It makes us Wipfli.


If you want to be in an environment where you can make a difference — and make a professional home — Wipfli is the place for you.

A growing and world renown insurance company is looking for a strong, hands on Java Technical Lead to join a world-class development team which is in the process of implementing cutting edge technologies for insurance solutions in personal lines specifically auto. This is an enterprise program that covers numerous Java applications, databases, external systems and batch processes. This Java development position would be part of the team that is responsible for designing, building and maintaining REST services, a microservices platform and custom developed event engine platform.

Ideal candidates will be experienced in enterprise development and tools in the build, deployment and monitoring of JSON/REST services, and multi-tier applications on Java/J2EE stack that are used to host REST services and connecting to vast number of source of records including databases or integration services.


Serves as a highly specialized senior level application developer and technical lead responsible for championing software development and driving continuous improvement in our products. This role will involve coaching teams toward optimizing our distributed collection of services and web applications that work in concert to provide real-time financial solutions. The ideal talent will have experience driving large scale development efforts in an agile environment as well as a thorough understanding of DevOps practices. We are looking for a high energy, team player interested in joining a group of dedicated technology leaders to making an impact on the marketplace.



  • Collaborates with other developers and provides significant contributions to develop specifications to resolve business client questions, problems, and to address enhancement needs.
  • Uses technical knowledge, creativity and company practices and priorities to obtain solutions to complex problems.
  • Interfaces with senior management to provide and obtain information and to build consensus regarding project direction.
  • Interacts directly with business clients.
  • Serves as a mentor to lower-level developer
  • Be a leader in managing both on-shore and off-shore resources.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or other related discipline
  • 8+ years of experience in an engineering/development arena
  • Knowledge of all phases of software development including design, coding, testing, debugging, implementation, and support
  • Hands On knowledge with: Java, Spring Boot, Spring Batch, Microservices, AWS, JavaScript (React/AngularJS/Ember, etc)
  • Experience with offshore teams and managing team members abroad
  • Experience writing and reviewing software design specifications in an object-oriented development environment
  • Ability to thoroughly understand the business issues surrounding each project
  • Ability to respond directly to questions from business clients
  • Ability to be a technical authority and work with other team members
  • Knowledge of standard change management tools and processes
  • Ability to work in a team environment

Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. #LI-BD1 #LI-REMOTE


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