Ref No.: 18-02101
Location: Totowa, New Jersey
 Client: Office Depot.
Location: Boca Raton, FL
Rate: Open
Number of positions: 6
Duration of project: 6-9 months.
Job Position: EAI Lead Developer – Contractor
The Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) group is responsible for leading, delivering, and supporting enterprise integration solutions for Office Depot. As a part of EAI group, the EAI Lead Developer is accountable to design and develop Integration Services. This candidate will be hands-on from Solutioning, Design, Development, and Build through Production implementation. The EAI Lead Developer will participate in triage and troubleshooting for critical problems and serves as a strong technical resource for EAI technologies and project delivery. She/he will demonstrate strong communication and collaboration skills, independent task management, and participation to influence best practices, processes, and procedures complementing EAI Delivery objectives.
¿        Strong technical, hands-on, experience to support application design and development, and operations that leverage such technologies as Apache Camel, Spring Boot, JBoss AMQ, Jenkins, Ansible, Elasticsearch.
¿        Understanding of disaster recovery, high availability and other technologies and principles that support business continuity; experience with DR capabilities in virtualized and/or cloud environments.
¿        Leads junior team members and contributes with implementation and deployment efforts on projects; leads SDLC checkpoint reviews (peer, design, standards, etc.) for given projects.
¿        Conducts project pipeline builds, automation, CI/CD, configuration management, and functional/performance testing.
¿        Performs change management and incident management processes.
¿        Develops relationships and work alongside other functional IT groups such as development, networking, storage, database and security.
¿        May performs after-hours or weekend project deployments and application support as needed.
¿        Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field; Master's degree a plus.
¿        Minimum of 9 years of experience with Java EE, JMS, Web Services, REST/JSON development. 
¿        Minimum of 4 years of experience with Service-Oriented and Event-Driven Architecture with technologies such as: RedHat Fuse/Apache Camel, Spring Boot, Github/Subversion, Jenkins, and JBoss AMQ Artemis a plus.
¿        Strong technical experience with open source technologies and infrastructure environments that include: Unix/Solaris and Oracle/MSSQL/DB2 databases.
¿        Strong written and verbal communication skills and hands-on leadership with onshore and offshore team members.
¿        Experience with tools such as Dynatrace, ElasticSearch, or Kibana a plus.
¿        Experience in integrating with AS400 and Mainframe through MQ Series a plus.
¿        Solid experience with cloud technologies and platforms such as AWS, Google, or Oracle Cloud.
¿        Strong knowledge and experience with JVM monitoring and performance evaluation activities.
¿        Very strong analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills.
¿        Source Control Management (SCM) Tools: GitHub, Subversion(SVN)
¿        Scripting Languages: WLST, Python, Perl, Shell, ANT
¿        Continuous Integration (CI) Tools: Jenkins
¿        Virtualization/Container Tools: VMware, Docker, Kubernetes
¿        Cloud Platforms: AWS, Google, Oracle Cloud
¿        Provisioning/Configuration Management: WLST, Ansible
¿        Monitoring Tools: Dynatrace, Splunk, ElasticSearch
¿        Issue Tracking Tools: ServiceNow, Jira
¿        Operating Systems: Solaris, Linux, Windows (AS400, Mainframe, Solaris a plus)
¿        Web/Application servers: Tomcat, Weblogic, JBoss, Websphere
¿        SDLC: Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, Kanban
¿        Databases: Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, Couchbase