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Job Title:  Java Engineer Team Lead - Remote (Digital Connect)


Southlake, TX, US

Remote Options (if applicable): 

Req ID: 56189

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development


Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey! 

Job Description


We’re seeking a highly experienced, motivated, and result driven leader to join the CTAS Digital Connect Team. This candidate will collaborate with other Digital Connect Product leads and grow the Digital Connect team in DFW to build and support a highly complex and challenging product. The role offers a unique opportunity to lead DFW-based software development teams for an evolving E-Commerce and Platform suite of Products/Systems which power the world’s leading airlines and agencies, and convergence thereof.

Job Requirements


Education: Business or Technical/Engineering Master’s degree combined with a Technical/Engineering Bachelor’s Degree from reputed/accredited universities. 
Software Development:10+ years of progressive SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle), with experience spanning facets of Design, Solutioning, Development, Quality, Operations, Support, with emphasis on progressively lead larger software development. Proven leadership ability to direct multiple projects simultaneously and get the job done 
Communication: Crisp and clear communication skills – written and verbal, with the ability to interact with multiple stakeholders (business, technical, non-technical, customer) at all levels 


Technical Prowess 

Working knowledge, spanning many of the following areas, as a means to effectively manage the day-to-day workings of the Development Teams: 

  • SaaS, PaaS, IaaS and cloud migration strategy
  • SOAP, REST, RESTful, JSON-RPC, JMS, SOA/EDA and Microservices Architecture, client-server and distributed systems, Mulesoft, API-First Service Frameworks
  • Expertise in Java, J2EE, Spring, Spring Boot.
  • Knowledge on MuleSoft, RDBMS, NoSQL, OOAD.
  • Exposure to Design Patterns, Software Architecture best practices, and Agile SDLC, build & deployment tools and CI / CD practices.
  • CI/CD deployment pipelines, in Datacenters, AWS, GCP, using NGP
  • MVC, Spring IOC, SOA and other similar design patterns/principles, with understanding API-First design and microservices architecture design paradigms
  • Development in complex multi-datacenter / cloud / hybrid infrastructure environments
  • Extensive experience in development of Microservices based on RESTFUL Services.
  • Expertise in development of modern responsive web app development based on Micro services, Cloud Native technologies
  • Possesses significant knowledge of Java client/server systems architectures.
  • Understanding of TDD practices and experience with Mocha/Chai/Unit Testing and mocking tools
  • Ability to provide/understand technical system solutions, determine/implement overall design direction, observe, and provide recommendations to solve for complex technical issues proactively and in the moment
  • Experience planning and developing support processes and adhering to best practices
  • Quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of legacy and newer technologies

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure development and practices adhere to the industry best standards in terms of architecture, design quality, code quality, automation, security and all other aspects of engineering.
  • Mentor team members on technical areas 
  • Drive research, case studies, and prototypes on leading edge technologies and how they can be leveraged. Model systems resource consumption for new products and changes to existing products for use by capacity planning.
  • Evaluate and propose ideas that will improve the performance, maintainability, operability, or reliability of the system.
  • Analyze, diagnose, and identify solutions to system problems. Participates in architectural reviews as required.
  • Design and code applications using advanced technology; envisioning system features and functionality throughout development life cycle
  • Determine design methodologies and completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting tests.
  • Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools.
  • Agile/Scrum experience


Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW


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