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Java Developer – Wealth

Java Developer

Our banking client is looking for a java developer to join their team.

Java Developer Job Details

The client is looking to bring on a Senior Java Developer for an 8 month contract with a strong chance of extension based on performance. This team is currently maxed out and is expanding; they need more bandwidth and the biggest need is for a senior java developer. This will be part of a team working on solutions to participate in the delivery of highly visible, complex and time sensitive initiatives. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Define development specifications and identify system modifications required to meet performance objectives
  • Comply with the system development life cycle (SDLC) and project management methodology (PMLC) - including development of project documentation of system requirements, estimates of scope and cost, etc.
  • Ensure design has traceability to business requirements
  • Ensure design leverage existing reusable components and ensure new modules are designed with re-usability as a key requirement
  • Advise and provide expert knowledge on the technical feasibility of the proposed deliverables
  • Provide technical support for escalated incidents/outages to ensure that they are resolved efficiently with minimal impact to stakeholders
  • In conjunction with the Solution Architect, assist the Application Owner by providing effort estimates for new projects and initiatives
  • Provide technical leadership during the life of a project / initiative
  • Support the build phase to ensure adherence to the development and shared service software architecture
  • Review application and technical design deliverables throughout development to ensure quality and requirement traceability
  • Deploy, Maintain and Support Technology Solutions
  • Ensure SDLC gating criteria are met
  • Deliver effective and efficient solutions by meeting key project milestones and ensure that the project deliverables are on time, within budget, and adhere to the corporate quality and security standards
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Display flexibility to adapt to, and work effectively within a variety of situations, and with various individuals or groups
  • Ability to problem solve, influence, collaborate and negotiate to deliver results
  • Forward thinking with the ability to work independently and proactively
  • Experience in Banking and more specifically Mutual Funds is an asset

Java Developer Mandatory Skills

  • 5-7 Years Experience as a Senior Java Developer (J2EE) (Financial Industry Preferred)
  • 5-7 Years Experience working with Websphere (7 and 8 preferred)
  • Strong Understanding of Agile Methodologies (Product Backlog Definition, User Stories Estimation and Prioritization methodologies, Task Breakdown, Sprint Planning, Sprint Retrospective)
  • 3-5 Years JSF
  • Strong Understanding of Spring
  • Strong Communication Skills

Java Developer Desired Skills

  • JavaScript
  • NodeJS
  • AngularJS
     
  • Experience developing web applications using the following programming languages:
    • Java (+JavaEE)
  • Experience developing web applications targeted for the following application servers:
    • IBM WebSphere 7+
  • Experience with the following software development tools:
    • IBM Rational Application Developer 8+
    • Eclipse 4.4+
    • GIT (Stash)
  • Using and/or similar to the following agile tools:
    • Confluence
    • JIRA
  • Experience with the following continuous integration systems/tools:
    • Jenkins
    • Maven
    • Nexus
  • Experience with common frameworks including:
    • Spring 3+
    • Struts
  • Experience designing and developing these types of web applications:
    • Java SOAP web services (JAX-WS, JAXB2)
    • Java web applications using JEE technologies (Servlet, JSP, etc.)
    • Java web applications deployed to a cloud environment

Java Developer Start Date

Feb 27, 2017

Java Developer Assignment Length

8 months

Java Developer Assignment Location

Downtown Toronto