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Software Engineer - Java 14649 Scottsdale, AZ 6/2/2021 11:57:00 AM

Application Development
Contractor - W2

Job Description

Software Engineer - Java
Overall Purpose
This position designs, develops, tests and maintains software product applications.
Essential Functions
    • Participates in designing, developing, documenting, testing, and debugging new and existing software systems and applications.
    • Contributes in development life cycle including requirements analysis and design.
    • Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements.
    • Support, and document software functionality.
    • Identify and evaluate new technologies for implementation.
    • Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed.
    • Provide critical input in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
    • Consult with end user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs.
    • Complies with all security policies and procedures, to ensure that the highest level of system and data confidentiality, integrity and availability is maintained.
Desired Skills
Automation
    • Ability to use Unix/Linux command line programs and create/edit scripts.
    • Able to analyze results of automated deployment scripts and makes modifications.
Design
    • Able to prepare detail design documents from requirements.
    • Familiar with Reporting tools such as Crystal Reports, Jasper Reports, BIRT, etc.
    • General understanding of software environments and network topologies.
    • Able to demonstrate OOA/OOD skills.
    • Demonstrable understanding of distributed, component based architecture
    • Working knowledge of networking and/or telecommunications protocols
    • A solid understanding of event driven / asynchronous programming and multi-threading
    • Demonstrable technical design skills (UML experience a plus)
    • Familiar with TDD/BDD.
    • Familiar with SOA framework, web services, etc.
Coding
    • Common Developer Skills
                    - Competent (2+ years) Java or C# or C++ or Objective-C language programming skills.
                    - Competent with SQL or PL/SQL and relational database concepts.
                    - Experience with source code control systems.
                    - Experience with secure programming techniques is highly desirable
                    - Able to perform code reviews to ensure the code meets the acceptance   criteria.
Testing
    • Able to maintain test scripts as needed.
    • Prepares test strategy, test plan, test cases, and test summary documents.
    • Experience with automated functional software testing frameworks, such as Cucumber, Selenium, etc.
    • Performs unit, functional, load, user interface, performance, regression and system integration testing on new code or modified code prior to production releases.
    • Produce and report project test metrics.
    • Possess advanced knowledge of QA/QC techniques; certifications preferred
    • Assists new staff on testing techniques and test methodologies
Support
    • Ability to respond to situations in a timely manner, and meet predetermined deadlines
    • Ability to support/maintain existing products and add new features as requested by customers.
    • Provide support to UAT/production applications as needed
    • Ability to work on multiple projects
Collaboration
    • Agile/Lean methodologies experience
    • Solid understanding of an iterative software development process
    • Able to estimate all project activities and tasks.
    • Able to elicit user and functional requirements.
    • Mentor and monitor Software Engineers in the technical aspects of their assignments.
Experience
    • Education and experience typically obtained through completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or 2 or more years of related industry experience.
Preferred skills:
    • Java & SpringBoot, Spring Batch, Spring Integration, Spring Web Services
    • Gitlab
    • Kubernetes, Docker
    • AWS

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