Senior Java Developer

Location
Rensselaer, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 06, 2018
Ref
18042861
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Developer
RESPONSIBILITIES:



* Code, test, debug, implement, and document highly complex programs. Develop complex test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs using Java and other technologies listed below

* Ability to devise creative and efficient technical solutions

* Develop code using relational databases to facilitate programming software

* Analytical and problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of programs

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team

* Ability to manage competing priorities in a complex and challenging environment

* Create appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation

* Ability to convey a strong presence, professional image, and deal confidently with complex technical problems

* Research and analyze existing systems and program requirements, under periodic supervision.

* Design programs for projects or enhancements to existing programs

* Assist in resolving production support problems. Develop and suggest alternative approaches to resolving problems.

* Develop test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs. Identify issues as appropriate.

* Create appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation

* Remain abreast of, and research, industry technical trends and new developments to maintain current skills and remain current with industry standards







MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:



* Bachelors degree in business, computer science, mathematics or related field of study

* Must have a minimum Nine (9) years of IT experience

* Ability to write simple and complex SQL Queries, Preferably DB2 SQL syntax including PL/SQL

* Must have a minimum of five (5) years of core java experience and related database experience

* Must have a minimum of three (3) years of Drools Tools experience with a good understanding and working experience in writing business rules using DROOLS/JBRMS and Integrating with Java/J2EE Applications

* Must have hands-on experience with latest version of KIE

* Demonstrated experience of over 5 years on ORM Tools, preferably Spring Hibernate with strong conceptual knowledge of JPA

* Solid understanding of Core Java Concepts such as Object Oriented Programming, Java Collections API, Exception Handling, Multithreading is required

* Very good understanding of J2EE Concepts, Architecture and Technologies

* At least five (5) years of extensive working experience in J2EE Technologies such as JMS, Java Server Pages, Java Servlets, HTML, Javascript, XML, XSD, XSLT, Xpath and good understanding of JAXB, JAXP is required

* Extensive experience in writing and executing Junit test cases & debugging Java/J2EE applications

* At least five (5) years of extensive expering in Build Automation Tools, preferably Maven & related concepts such as Project Object Model, Plugins, Build Life Cycle

* At least five (5) years of knowledge and experience in Web services concepts such as WSDL, SOAP, UDDI, RDF







SECONDARY SKILLS:



* Good understanding of Java, J2EE Applications Profiling and Application Tuning is a big plus, but not mandatory

* Solid understanding and practical experience of applying jQuery concepts such as handling Events, AJAX through jQuery, selecting and traversing DOM objects is a plus.

* Working knowledge in Web based Application Development and related tools and technologies such as Eclipse, any Application Servers (preferably Websphere or JBoss), SOAP UI etc.