21 days old
2017-11-202017-12-18

Java Software Developer

Reston, VA 20190
  • Job Code
    588719
  • Payrate
    $30 To $60

Java Software Developer



Randstad Technologies is searching for an experienced Java Software Developer to support our client in a contract to permanent opportunity with our client in Reston, VA.



Job Description:*


As a Senior Software Engineer, the ideal candidate will have designed, developed and implemented solutions that include not only the code that services business functionality but the underlying infrastructure required to run that code and the systems required to deploy it. The candidate will also possess technical skills and experience in the virtual infrastructure domain in particular Amazon Web Services and have knowledge and experience with continuous delivery systems.



Our client - a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to providing excellence and equity in education - manages a complex and comprehensive suite of data systems, data feeds and reports to support students and educators across multiple assessments, programs and services. Working within the Information Technology division and across Operations and key business units, the Senior Software Engineer will analyze procedures, and design and implement solutions to attain high data quality and process automation.



Additionally, candidate will be responsible for highly complex java coding, managing small sections of ongoing projects and closely adhering to deadlines. Candidate will also take responsibility for creating design specifications, unit testing, and preparing technical documentation.



The Senior Software Engineer must have excellent written and oral communication skills, and be adaptive to the changing needs of the organization. The Sr. Software Engineer must have experience with building and maintaining highly effective relationships with team members and multiple stakeholders across multiple projects.



Responsibilities:


- Design, develop and implement solutions, based on a set of standards and processes which establish consistency across the enterprise data, reduce risk, and promote efficiencies in support of the organization's goals and objectives.


- Strong and evolving competence in several programming languages and technologies (especially in Java), working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments


- Working knowledge of J2EE, Oracle PL/SQL, MVC application framework, design patterns, web and application servers


- Develop full stack solutions and continuous delivery frameworks that improve the ability of the CB IT delivery teams to efficiently deliver solutions with quality.


- Write complex code, building infrastructure as code, work with immutable "cloud" based environments, and build the supporting automated toolsets to test and deploy the systems they develop.


- Responsible for the quality of their work; will develop and implement a set of quality criteria and the associated validation method to ensure that any deliverable meets the expected quality levels of our customers, use quality management to ensure quality levels are maintained, seek new approaches and techniques to improve quality levels, employ reviews and observations to maintain the quality and continuous improvement process, and analyze the impact of quality control and quality assurance on project performance.


- Use metrics to establish feasibility of new initiatives and develop plans, including budget, sequencing and time frames.


- Actively review their own and the team's work processes and implements improvements seen from other teams or in industry to drive continuous improvement of the team's efficiency, speed, and quality.


- The candidate will plan for work, manage and lead smaller development teams but is primarily a hands-on engineer that leads by doing. The candidate will also take responsibility for creating design specifications, unit testing, and preparing technical documentation.



Required Skills:*


- Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience with Java development.


- Experience with Distributed Service Standards (SOAP, REST, EJB)


- Working knowledge of J2EE, Java, JavaScript, Oracle PL/SQL, or python frameworks and design patterns


- Working knowledge of IP networking, VPNs, DNS, load balancing and firewalling


- Experience with revision code source code repositories in particular Bitbucket, GIT and SVN


- Strong and evolving competence in several programming languages and technologies, working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments


- Expertise in the knowledge of programming languages, relational databases, and NoSQL databases


- Experience building infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation or similar scripting techniques


- Familiarity with monitoring tool suites like DataDog, SumoLogic, NewRelic, and Nagios


- Familiarity with Linux based systems administration skills and scripting experience in a Cloud based environment


- Ability to work independently


- Strong problem solving and analytic skills


- Ability to handle multiple projects and assignments simultaneously and effectively in a cross-functional team environment


- Familiarity with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments


- Management of continuous integration servers like Jenkins and Bamboo


- Experience with automated testing tools (i.e. selenium, Cucumber) are a plus



Education/Certifications:*


- A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS.


- 5 - 7 years of experience in software systems, programming, and infrastructure development and administration


- Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience with full stack development.



Education/Years of Experience:


- A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS.


- 5 - 7 years of experience in software systems, programming, and infrastructure development and administration


- Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience with full stack development.


If you or someone you know may be interested in learning more about the Java Software Developer position, please send all resumes to [email protected] ASAP!



Thanks!


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