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Sr. C++ Developer
Ref No.: 18-00335
Location: Malvern, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 8 Years
Start Date: 07/23/2018
Role: Sr. C++ Developer
Location: Malvern, PA
Duration: Contract
Experience: 6 - 10 Yrs

Provides senior level system analysis, design, development, and implementation of batch application for WEB based system.

Thoroughly understands and applies Client's IT Navigator development methodology. Thoroughly understands and applies Client's Architecture standards, including all Information Security policies and procedures. Verifies all deliverables meet Methodology and Information Security requirements.

Translates technical specifications, and/or design models into code for new or enhancement projects (for internal or external clients).

Develops code that reuses objects, is well structured, includes sufficient comments, and is easy to maintain.
Writes programs and reports.
Elevates code into the development, test, and Production environments on schedule. Provides follow up Production support when needed. Submits change control requests and documents.

Participates in design, code, and test inspections throughout life cycle to identify issues and ensure methodology compliance.
Participates in systems analysis activities, including system requirements analysis and definition, e.g. prototyping. Participates in other meetings, such as those for use case creation and analysis.

Writes the system/technical portion of assigned deliverables. Assists technical team members with the system/technical portion of their deliverables, e.g., systems testers with test plans. On small teams, the developer may write these items.

Performs unit testing and writes appropriate unit test plans to ensure requirements are satisfied. Assists in integration, systems, acceptance, and other related testing as needed.

Ensures developed code is optimized in order to meet Vanguard performance specifications associated with page rendering time by completing page performance tests.

Develops understanding of client business functions and technology needs. Develops understanding of Client's tools, technologies, and applications/databases, including those that interface with the business areas and other systems.

Interfaces with cross functional teams, including associated Data & Mid Tier teams.

Complies with IT policies and procedures, especially those for quality and productivity standards that enable the team to meet established milestones.

Complies with Retail Systems policies and procedures including attendance and weekly time and status reporting.

Understands and adheres to Client's Diversity mission and policies.

Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.

Demonstrated track record of strong UI development capabilities.
Object Oriented analysis and design techniques
Demonstrated knowledge of the following:

Very Strong development experience in C++ on Linux environment. (8 years experience)
Experience in multi-threading, OCI/PROC, IPC and MQ.
Exposure to FIX protocol.
Must be well versed in UNIX/LINUX shell scripting.
Oracle basic experience is must have and advanced skill will be a plus.

Other Competencies:
8 years developer or systems analyst experience
8 years developing C++ applications

Strong, demonstrated analysis and problem solving skills
Strong planning and organizational skills
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to work out of hours when needed, including weekends and evenings
Ability to lead small team on separate components or deliverables associated with projects