Application Lead

We are looking for a technically superb, business focused application leader to lead the development of innovative Gartner Research Documents Planning and Production applications.

  • Lead the delivery of high quality, innovative, flexible, and scalable technical solutions that meet business requirements
  • Develop and design architecture roadmaps and implementation strategies
  • Partner with the business, peer Research Content teams, and Project Management on all projects and throughout the development lifecycle
  • Identify and implement metrics for measuring the effectiveness of the applications
  • Assess applications against metrics and continuously improve the effectiveness of the applications
  • Lead a team of developers focused on application delivery
  • Hands-on development


  • Demonstrated experience in leading the development of complex business systems
  • Proven track record of delivering architecturally sound solutions
  • In-depth knowledge of development methodologies, techniques, and standards
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in fast paced problem-solving environments
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting and resolving challenging problems
  • Strong front-end web development experience (ReactJS preferred; AngularJS)
  • Strong ASP.NET or J2EE web development experience
  • Strong database experience: relational and NoSQL
  • Web service experience (REST, SOAP)
  • Experienced in developing applications that integrate with Cloud technologies
  • Experienced in developing solutions for authoring tools (MS Word, Google Docs)
  • Hands-on experience leading development teams following various project methodologies: Agile, Waterfall
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent, with 7-10 years of application development experience and a minimum of 3 years leading software development
  • Experience working with remote teams on complex projects is preferred

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