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PROJECT: ECG is the organizations managed file transfer platform. In the coming months we will be creating products from scratch and this opportunity is a contract to hire role within the teams responsible for creating the new products.
IDEAL BACKGROUND: We need highly skilled, experienced Java developers who can work within agile teams.
TOP REQUIREMENTS: Java development experience and knowledge is key. The first few bullets in the required qualifications are the most important:
- Understanding of fundamental software engineering and computer science principles: object-oriented design, structured design, databases, algorithms, data structures, usability, debugging, and configuration management
-Experience in Java 8 / J2EE, Strong in Java Concurrency, IO and Collections, JPA Framework, database query, HTTP & REST API design / SOAP Web Services
- Experience in building applications on Spring Framework or related web frameworks
- Experience in Multi-threading, Spring Boot and Micro-service Architecture
*** What experience will set candidates apart from one another? Java skills and ability to work well within agile teams.
*** Cannot provide sponsorship upon conversion.
TEAM STRUCTURE: Agile scrum teams consisting of 6-10 people per team.
a. How many rounds? 1-2
b. Video vs. phone? Will require candidate to be on video
c. How technical will the interviews be? Very technical
• Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project ; full stack developer with expertise in Java / Perl / Python / Angular / Spring technologies
• Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
• Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using technology chosen
• Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness
• Establish and control code quality standards, development best practices, defect-free code delivery for the teams
• Review technical specifications and design documents
• Understanding of fundamental software engineering and computer science principles: object-oriented design, structured design, databases, algorithms, data structures, usability, debugging, and configuration management
• Experience in Java 8 / J2EE, Strong in Java Concurrency, IO and Collections, JPA Framework, database query, HTTP & REST API design / SOAP Web Services
• Experience in building applications on Spring Framework or related web frameworks
• Experience in Multi-threading, Spring Boot and Micro-service Architecture
• JMS messaging using any one platform MQ/RabbitMQ/Kafka streaming
• Expertise with JUnit, TestNG, or any other test framework. JUnit test cases and knowledge on DevOps toolchain
• Experience in working CI/CD/CT environment with unit test automation, pipeline based code deployments etc.
• Good understanding of Development processes and tools - Sonar, Jenkins, GitHub, TDD
Bachelor's / Advanced degree in a technical field, or equivalent experience
Managed File Transfer (MFT) domain knowledge
Strong technical and platform knowledge, including some or all of: Java Core, Perl, python, Open source related technologies
Experience in any observability frameworks such as Splunk/Graffana/Kibana etc.
Experience in event streaming/message queuing with proficiency in RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ/Kafka etc.
Experience in working any NoSQL databases such as Cassandra/Redis/Aerospike etc.
Experience in container orchestration and proficiency with Docker, Kubernetes
Experience in working on Unix/Linux and any one scripting language.
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