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Java Developer

  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, 28262
  • Salary: 41.42
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 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: Java Developer
Location: Charlotte, NC; New York; New Jersey; Phoenix, AZ
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Will entail developing Java microservices using Spring Boot in a Kafka/Spark environment
  • Acts in a lead technical role providing technical guidance and consultation with application teams, clients, and Engineering Managers for their technology domain environments including but not limited to cloud, middleware, operating systems, applications, Software-as-a-Service, and Platform-as-a-Service products.
  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs and documents programs using Agile development practices.
  • Provides the strategy and design for projects associated with their technology domain including, upgrades and deployments.
  • Utilizes advanced technologies and methods to integrate their technology domain with other technology domains, enabling the creation of new or expanded heterogeneous environments.
  • Develops new documentation and departmental technical procedures.
  • Directs the gathering of performance statistics to assist in determining hardware and communication tools needed to support projected transaction volumes, response time and system availability targets.
  • As an escalation point, provides guidance and direction to less experienced staff in resolution of highly complex technical problems.
  • Leads projects and manages the work of less experienced staff.
  • Assures quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported technology domain.
  • Leads projects and as an escalation point, provides guidance and direction to less experienced staff in resolution of highly complex technical problems.
  • Assures quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported technology domain.
  • Strong experience in Java Spring Boot / Spring Cloud framework
  • Good understanding of OOPS, Application Design principles, architecture styles and APIs (WCF/Web API/Rest API)
  • Knowledge of industry best practices and tools for Dev-Ops and CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience in any of the Integration platforms such as Spring Integration, Apache Camel, IIB
  • Experience in developing Medium to large size batch processes in Java and Java framework (Spring batch, SCDF)
  • Engineer Web Pages, Core Components and Common Services based upon pre-defined development models, languages and standards
  • Produce Functional System Design Documents
  • Collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5+ years of Java software engineering experience
  • Experience with Spring Boot in a Kafka/Spark environment
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • 2+ year of Agile experience
  • 3-5+ years of RESTful or SOAP web services,  Java, Spring, Spring Batch, & Spring boot,  experience, microservices development experience, Cloud technologies, &web client side development using Angular or React
  • 2+ years of experience with Camel framework
  • 1+ years of DevOps experience
  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • A BS Computer Science degree or higher in information technology
  • An industry-standard technology certification
  • Java, Restful web services, Spring boot or MV

Desired Qualifications
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • API programming experience with Perl, XML, REST or JSON
  • 3-5+ years of experience with: Business understanding of Finance applications, SQL, and application development
  • Experience customizing Splunk Dashboards via the XML source
  • Experience with Agile Scrum (Daily Standup, Sprint Planning and Sprint Retrospective meetings) and Kanban
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Strong collaboration and partnering skills
  • Ability to identify inefficiencies, opportunities to streamline business processes, and implement change
  • Outstanding problem solving and decision making skills
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Experience with programming distributed systems
  • Experience working with offshore team members
  • Strong presentation skills and experience in presenting to senior management
  • 2+ years of Apache Spark design and development experience using Scala, Java, Python or Data
  • Frames with Resilient Distributed Datasets (RDDs), Hadoop ecosystem tools for real-time batch data ingestion, processing and provisioning such as Apache Flume, Apache Kafka, Apache Sqoop, Apache Flink, Apache Spark or Apache Storm
  • React experience
  • Prefers Agile, Spark/Kafka experience