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Lead Java Developer

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as a Lead Java Developer with an innovative global bank in Irving, TX. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Apply in-depth disciplinary knowledge, contributing to the development of new techniques and the improvement of processes and work-flow for the area or function.
  • Responsible for driving execution, implementation of developing, deploying, maintaining and providing application support and technical oversight for mobile software applications for financial and banking services.
  • Responsibility will include formulation of strategies for application support and ensure adherence to security and compliance standards and providing technical guidance to developers and other team members.
  • Responsible for leading daily checks of applications and servers to ensure continuous running and reviewing user comments and propose design changes to the team to enhance existing functionalities. Focus on coordinating remediation efforts and incident resolution for production issues encountered by users and participate in production calls with internal teams to ensure the timely reporting of completed and outstanding tasks for the production environment.
  • Involved in coaching and training of new recruits.
  • Bachelor’s/University degree or equivalent experience.
  • 5-10 years of experience in software development.
  • Experience delivering with an Agile methodology.
Essential Technical Skills
  • Java/J2EE and Java frameworks – examples being Hibernate, Struts MVC Framework, Servlets, JNDI, JMS, JDBC, AJAX, WEB SERVICES and GRADLE.
  • Microservices: Extensive experience in developing Microservices using Spring Boot, Netflix OSS (Zuul, Eureka, Ribbon, Hystrix) and followed domain driven design.
  • Developing new microservices and maintaining existing microservices.
  • Experience using build tools like Maven.
  • CI/CD - Continuous Integration and Development for Continuous Integration & Deployment of Microservices.
  • TDD or Test-Driven Development - experience with creating test scripts.
  • User stories and acceptance testing.
  • Hands on experience in development not just maintenance.
  • Experience in NOSQL & expertise in working with databases and Query language.
  • Good experience in API Development Apigee or API Gateway.
  • Experience in web services, preferably REST APIs.
Nice To Have
  • Experience in using build/deploy tools such as Jenkins, Docker and OpenShift.
  • Experience in Angular/AI/ML.
  • Knowledge of multithreading programming, Memory Management.
  • Knowledge of Content Management System, preferably OpenText TeamSite.
  • Knowledge of Pivotal Cloud Foundry and GemFire.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.