Job Description :
Role: Solution Java Architect

Location : Topeka, KS

Duration: Contract



Job Description:



Our client is embarking on an exciting journey of modernizing a 25 year old legacy application to a nimble and agile platform slated to help them adapt to changing business needs. We are building a team of expert developers who will form the core of this modernization program.



In additional to hands-on software development expertise, the role demands:


Astute awareness of current technology trends and open source technologies
Architectural and Design thinking
Strong collaboration and communication skills
Result-oriented and Self-motivated problem solver
Experience in large scale transformation programs and leading teams




If you make it through the rigorous selection process, you will:


Work with a team of top notch open source developers and specialists to develop software platform architecture
Leverage your software development skills to Design, Code and Test the solution using latest technologies
Mentor and lead team of onsite & offshore developers
Own delivery of the solution




In addition to a stimulating environment and an attractive compensation, you will have access to a vast array of internal trainings to keep your skills sharp and a world class HR that is committed to work with you to reach your potential.



If you are a passionate programmer, and are looking for an opportunity to influence and shape the future using open-source technologies, we earnestly look forward to discussing your candidature…



Mandatory Requirements:


Expert level programming skills in Java
Experience with TDD utilizing Mocking and similar concepts
Strong understanding of Microservices architectures
Experience with technologies used for service registry like Zookeeper, Eureka etc
Experience with event-based and message-driven distributed system
Experience with reactive programming (RX, Reactive Streams, Akka etc)
Experience with NoSQL Datastores such as Cassandra and MongoDB
Experience with distributed caching frameworks such as Redis, JBoss Datagrid
Experienced with Platforms as a Service such as Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, etc.
Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery using modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jenkins
Experience with agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc and Test Automation (behaviour, unit, integration testing)




Desirable:


Java Certification
Experience with JBoss Drools
Experience with any BRMS(Business Rules Management System) like iLog, JBoss BRMS
Experience with JMS, Kafka
Experience with Spring boot
Experience with Spring cloud
Experience with Apache Camel
Experience with Gradle
Experience with Groovy, Scala