Randstad Software Engineer in New Haven, Connecticut
New Haven, CT
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Advanced-level technical support for Academic Support Systems.
Implementation and support of Ellucian Banner modules and associated custom applications.
Exhibit excellent problem solving skills with strong aptitude in appreciating the focus, scope and impact of the work in a much wider and forward-looking software landscape. Ability to demonstrate on-time delivery, excellent communication, and a positive go-getter attitude.
Design and implement innovative solutions, reusable components and patterns, frameworks and libraries to meet the needs of business.
Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance. Conduct design and code reviews to ensure code developed meets coding best practices guidelines, unit testing, security, and scalability and maintainability guidelines.
Troubleshoot production support issues post-deployment, identify the root cause issue, and thrive to permanently solve the issue.
Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable, and maintainable software and should be able to clearly articulate the implications of design/architectural decisions, issues and plans to technology leadership.
Drive a quality mindset within the team and demonstrates ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
Develops programs or systems of small to moderate size and complexity. Modifies existing systems at all levels of difficulty.
Provides informational input into decisions concerning the development and delivery of applications, programs and systems. Defines and analyzes requirements to meet the expectations of stakeholders and intended end user needs, scheduled timeline, and budgetary targets.
Analyzes, defines and designs new systems and applications. Writes code in support of business solutions.
Responsible for the creation, definition, communication, and management of project plans which includes architectural design, technology selection and methodologies to apply.
Troubleshoots problems and provide ongoing maintenance and support for applications and systems.
Prepares documentation, user manuals and develops formal proposals for new systems and modifications to existing systems. Mentors technical staff and provide training for end users.
Contributes in the development of policies or modifications to exiting policies.
Applies and keeps current with existing and emerging technologies and methodologies. Provides ongoing input to the establishment of programming standards, procedures, and methodologies.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor s Degree in a related field and two years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
1:Excellent attitude, oral and written communication skills.
2:4+ years of Java/J2EE or Spring Framework experience. Proven experience with Oracle, SQL Servers or other databases and utilizing Oracle development tools such as TOAD, PL/SQL, Mod PL/SQL, ProC. Experience with Git/Subversion version control systems. Experience with automated unit testing technologies (Such as JUnit, Spock, or similar).
3:Excellent ability to work in a collaborative team environment. Excellent organization skills, specifically with assigned tasks and use of time.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:
Bachelor s degree and at least five years experience, or an equivalent
Preferred: Experience in the following development environments: Experience with AIX/Linux environments. Highly motivated and enthusiastic to learn emerging technologies (AngularJS, NodeJS, Spring Boot, Docker/OpenShift). Understanding of SaaS, IaaS, PaaS cloud solutions. Experience in cloud service platforms like AWS, Azure, Heroku, etc. Experience working with Student Information System. Sound understanding of core OOPS as well as JEE Design patterns as well as their implementation in real world applications, Agile Methodology, XML/JSON and developing SOAP and REST web services, Maven, Jira, Confluence and Jenkin. Excellent analytical and creative problem solving skills, Proven experience with MVC frameworks - Struts, Spring, Ruby on Rails, Groovy/Grails Development frameworks and building web applications. Experience with Web Development technologies using IntelliJ, JDeveloper, or Eclipse, knowledge of web containers. Experience evaluating new tools and technologies for possible implementation.