Senior Java Developer 9/3/2016

Software Company Boston, MA

Company
Software Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29460259
AJE Ref #
576086252
Location
Boston, MA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB TITLE: JAVA DEVELOPER

DURATION: 12+ MONTH

LOCATION: BOSTON, MA

LOCAL CANDIDATES ARE BEING REQUESTED

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Senior Java Developer

Design development, coding, testing and debugging new software or enhancements to existing software.

Works with technical staff to understand problems with software and develops specifications to resolve them.

Resolves customer complaints and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.

Participates in the development of software user manuals.

LOCATION: 501 BOYLSTON ST BOSTON MA 02116

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Design and develop solid and scalable cloud applications and platform components.

Quickly understand existing code base powering current application platform components.

Work with product team and provide technical perspective to influence future direction.

Collaborate with adjacent teams to develop solutions at a corporate program level.

Help establish ambitious yet realistic timelines for software deliverables.

Research, design and implement improvements to platform technology solutions.

Write software designs, specifications and component architecture for feature implementation.

Write, unit test, manage and submit software code following software development process, guidelines, and best practices.

Help drive sound engineering design, process and quality practices.

Work closely with other team members to design and implement new features and solutions.

Tackle some of the more challenging problems in distributed computing, API design, etc.

Resolve customer issues quickly and efficiently.

Communicate effectively with management and team members.

QUALIFICATIONS:

B.S. / M.S. Computer Science or equivalent, with strong fundamentals and problem solving skills (such as data structures, computational algorithms, and operating systems).

Expert full stack developer, capable at all tiers from the front end UI to the backend data store.

5years of building scalable solutions in a distributed environment.

5years of design skills Object Oriented Analysis and Design Patterns.

5years coding in Java.

3years creating Web Services (both RESTful and SOAP).

3years using Spring framework.

2years working with JDBC, Hibernate, or equivalent persistence layer.

2years experience SQL in Oracle database environment or noSQL (MongoDB).

2years developing on Unix / Linux operating system.

2years experience HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

2years experience with Test Driven Development.

Experience debugging distributed systems with high data loads.

Prior experience working on high scalability projects in cloud-based environment.

Deep understanding of distributed data models.

Knowledge of proper API design practices (both RESTful and SOAP).

Experience with all ancillary technologies necessary for Internet applications: HTTP, TCP/IP, POP/SMTP, etc.

Successful track record of developing high quality software products and shipping production ready software on schedule.

Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.

Accomplished team player with a desire to work hard, get along with others, and have fun.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Solid understanding of the Software as a Service (SaaS) model in the online environment.

Prior experience in Authentication frameworks (OAuth, OpenID Connect, SAML etc) . Familiarity with AWS, MongoDB

Third party API integration experience.

Prior experience working in the E-Learning industry.

Understand of emerging web and mobile development models.