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Java Developer with 8-10 years of experience / 341003
Ref No.: 18-02569
Location: Southborough, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 10/02/2018
Java Developer / 341003
Location: Southborough, MA
Duration: 3 months with quarterly extensions

Java Developer with 8-10 years of experience

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DESCRIPTION
We are looking for a Principal Application Developer with strong REST and Java J2EE (backend) development experience on cloud based solutions including web services, database and continuous integration. As a Principal Application Developer you will guide the team in continued evolution of our REST based applications to bring new ideas and technologies to the table.
As part of an agile development team, you will guide the other team members to ensure development is done to a high standard. You will have the opportunity to drive regular knowledge sharing sessions with peers. Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills are important, along with a keen focus on delivering value to our customers.
Effective communication, collaboration, mentoring the team and self-organization are key competencies required from all development team members along with the ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Involve in providing technical solution for a given business requirement
  • Involve in design, estimating & planning
  • Provide guidance to team members in all phases of project
  • Be an agile development team member, responsible for collaborating with the team on release planning, sprint planning and scoping
  • Develop REST based services using the appropriate computer languages while adhering to team development standards and practices
  • Design and specify test procedures including unit, system, and integration testing.
  • Design application test data, debug programs using appropriate system tools and ensure features developed are accurate and meet the specification
  • Identify and communicate impediments to your team and actively work to remove them
  • Continually strive for technical excellence

An Ideal Candidate must have
  • 8-10 years of expertise working with various JAVA & J2EE (JDBC, ORM, JPA, JMS) technologies
  • Experience in Open Source tools like Apache Web/App servers, Apache Storm, Apache Spark
  • 5-8 years of experience in DB technologies like Oracle, PostgreSQL
  • Experience in using MQ frameworks like RabbitMQ, Kafka
  • Experience in Micro services frameworks like Spring boot, Drop wizard
  • Experience in Spring Core and Integration
  • Experience in REST Web Services
  • Possess good understanding of both network and system security
  • Experience in Performance and scalability java tuning
  • Exposure to virtualization techniques
  • Experience in Linux and Unit platforms
  • Experience in Cloud technologies like Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), AWS, Azure
  • Experience in DevOps tools like Docker
  • Exposure to C/C++
  • Experience performing functional testing of REST-based web services
  • Exposure to unit testing tools, such as: Junit and Easy Mock
  • Experience in AngularJS, JavaScript, HTML, CSS and UI Design.
  • Experience using UI debugging tools such as Firebug
  • Ability to take ownership for initiatives
  • Ability to work comfortably with both technical and business teams