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Backend Java Developer

  • Location: Chicago, 60606
  • Salary: 65.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

As one of the largest financial institutions in the world, our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that's not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Backend Java Developer
Locations: Chandler, AZ, Minneapolis, MN, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA or San Francisco, CA
Term: 24 months with chance for contract to hire

Position Overview:
Our client is looking for a Backend Java Developer to be a team member on their payment applications agile scrum team. This is a API/microservices backend application development opportunity, with third-party service integrations and cloud infrastructure.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs and documents programs using Agile development practices.
  • Maintains broad knowledge of other technology engineering disciplines and collaborating with other key experts to ensure we are making the right technology choices for Wells Fargo.
  • Translates advanced technology experience, an in-depth knowledge of the organizations tactical and strategic business objectives, the enterprise technological environment, the organization structure, and strategic technological opportunities and requirements into technical engineering solutions.
  • Responsible for being an expert resource for architects in the development of target architectures to ensure that they can be properly designed and implemented through sound engineering practices.
  • Maintains knowledge of industry best practices and new technologies and recommends innovations that enhance operations and/or provide a competitive advantage to the organization.
  • Provides expert counsel to senior technology leadership and advises and mentors others with the goal of knowledge transfer.
  • Represents Wells Fargo to external industry groups, influencing industry standards.
  • Responsible for being an expert resource for architects in the development of target architectures to ensure that they can be properly designed and implemented through sound engineering practices.
  • Provides expert counsel to senior technology leadership and advises and mentors others with the goal of knowledge transfer.
  • Represents company to external industry groups, influencing industry standards.

Skills Needed:

  • 7+ years of Java development with good Object Oriented foundation
  • Experience and familiarity building modern Spring applications with Spring Boot; strong background with Spring and related projects (Boot, MVC, JDBC)
  • Experience with Pivotal Cloud Foundry and deploy cloud native applications to PCF - PFC is a nice to have - strong cloud experience of some kind is required.
  • Experience with architecting and implementing 12 factor apps
  • Experience with designing and implementing highly available, scalable distributed systems
  • Microservices design and implementation
  • Development of Java Web Services REST/SOAP/WSDL/XML/SOA
  • Unit testing frameworks using jUnit and Mockito
  • Employs agile development practices and mindset for design, architecture, coding, testing, managing source code, continuous delivery practices and quality reviews
  • Participates in sprint planning; provides work estimates to deliver product stories; owns development stories
  • DevOps, Continuous Delivery process refinement and tool sets such as Jenkins, monitoring tools such as Splunk, AppDynamics etc.
  • Experience with open source tools and technologies
  • Oracle database development and tuning experience, SQL
  • Gradle or Maven build tools
  • Source control systems such as Git
  • Continuous integration and deployment using Jenkins or any other similar tool
  • Experience with Kafka
  • Experience with RabbitMQ
  • IBM MQ experience

 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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