Job Description :
App Dev - Java - Lead
RICHMOND, VA
Duration: ~ 2 Year contract

Responsibilities:
Engage in end-to-end lifecycle of solutions; from inception, design, through deployment, operation and refinement.
Support pre-go live services such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.
Maintain solutions once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability and overall system health; incident triage and management.
React to production deficiencies by continuously implementing automation, self-healing and monitoring to production solutions.
Evolve solutions by pushing for changes that improve reliability stability and velocity.
Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems.
Provide a systematic problem-solving approach and a sense of ownership and drive for the team.
Debugging and optimizing code, complex eco-systems and automating routine tasks.
Multi-tasker while ensuring priorities are met in a fast-paced environment
Translate application requirements and support data solutions in AWS

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or military experience
experience with hands-on Java or Python development
experience using AWS services
experience developing automation with EFK or ELK stack
experience with Monitoring tools: CloudWatch, Splunk, Data Dog, Zabbix, PagerDuty or ELK
experience with one of the following: Java, Python, Perl or Ruby

Preferred Qualifications:
experience with AWS Management Tools as Cloud watch and Cloud Trail
experience with SQS, SNS, or Kafka