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Java/J2EE Appian Developer

Mclean, VA 22102
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job summary:

Your work falls into three primary categories:

  1. Project Delivery and Operations
  2. Technical Leadership
  3. Production Support:
location: Mc Lean, Virginia
job type: Contract
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors

* Design, develop, modify, integrate, test, deploy and support enterprise-level Appian based BPM and Java/J2EE applications

* Translate business process software requirement specifications into Appian process model prototypes and solutions

* Deliver projects in either Agile or Waterfall software development methodologies, as project dictates

* Design and implement complex enterprise integrations with industry standard technologies such as DB2, Sybase, Weblogic, LDAP/TAM, Active Directory and other internal systems in the enterprise

* Develop and use library of reusable Appian components that can be leveraged in the enterprise

* Participate in the day-to-day activities of the Appian BPM and Java development teams

Technical Leadership:

* Support planning activities, such as impact assessments, level of effort analysis and developer task assignments

* Conduct and participate in detailed design reviews and validate that the design follows the approved architecture

* Conduct regular code reviews to ensure best practices are being followed

* Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior developers

* Deliver knowledge transfer sessions to ramp up new development team members

Production Support:

* Participate in on-call production support rotation

* Jump into troubleshooting sessions if junior developers are unable to resolve production issues, and drive issue to resolution

* Partner with IT Shared Services partners to resolve production issues


* 5+ years' experience in Information Technology

* Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field or equivalent working experience

* 3+ years of hands-on experience in design, implementation and production support of Appian BPM applications (Work experience must be with Appian version 7.x or higher)

* 3+ years of hands-on experience in design, implementation and production support of Java/J2EE applications

* Working knowledge of Appian architecture

* Strong technical and analytical skills with the ability to analyze system functionality with customer and resolve production issues.

* Experience in tuning the system for performance improvements and performance related system design

* Thorough understanding of relational databases, SQL, XML and web services (SOAP/REST)

* Experience applying Object Oriented Analysis and Design principles

* Knowledge of business process modeling and optimization techniques, including orchestration of modeled process

* Some exposure to infrastructure, network and enterprise scale environments

* Practical experience designing and building enterprise and/or distributed systems

* Demonstrates ability to analytically address complex problems, process critical data, establish facts, and draw quality conclusions

* Ability to work well under pressure, some tight deadlines and with ambiguity on some projects

* Experience with systems and software architecture

* Preferred skills, but not mandatory - Experience with Weblogic, IBM DB2, Sybase, MS SQL Server, UNIX/Linux. Experience with financial services industry

skills: Key to success in this role:

* Willingness to learn and work in a team environment

* Technical leadership and effective communication

* Change leadership

* Ability to work across silos

* Deep curiosity to learn about new trends and topics

* Ability to develop mutually beneficial relationships

* Ability to stay calm and poised in pressure situations

Top 3 Personal Competencies to possess:

* Customer Focus - Personally engage with customers (clients) to learn and deliver on their needs

* Partnership - Align myself and my team with what is right for the company

* Drive for Execution - Focus on results rather than the appearance of results (i.e., be good, not just look good); be an impact junkie

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


Posted: 2018-11-26 Expires: 2018-12-24

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