Job Description :
Job Title: Java Dev/Architect
Location: NYC
Duration: Full-time Project
Interview Phone and F2F

Minimum Qualification Requirements
1. A baccalaureate degree in computer science, engineering or a related field from an accredited college and four years of satisfactory full-time experience related to IT automation engineering, monitoring engineering, management of infrastructure; or
2. Eight years of satisfactory full-time experience related to IT automation engineering, monitoring engineering, management of infrastructure;
3. Education and/or experience which is equivalent to "1" or "2" above.

Preferred Skills
Experienced as a Developer/ Architect on at least (2) full life cycle project iteration:
Designing and developing large scale architectures consisting of distributed services and applications executing in UNIX based Java/Web applications and using Java EE with Oracle as the primary DB.
Good understanding of Oracle structures for processing and performance based applications
Thorough understanding of advanced SQL programming and performance techniques. (e.g., ability to write and troubleshoot anonymous SOL blocks and stored procedures and author complex SQL for troubleshooting and production purposes Candidate should be proficient in authoring quality SQL which takes advantage of Oracle performance features and facilities.
Strong HTML and Javascript development skills not only from the ability to code but the ability to understand the best design approaches.
Proficiency in using and navigating in UNIX. This should include intermediate to advanced Unix commands, understanding directory structures, permissions schemes and the ability to piece together useful tools from basic Unix commands. Advanced in developing new and modifying existing shell scripts. Proficiency in Korn Shell.
Strong Java programming skills including the development and analysis of Java classes, EJB''s, MDB''s. Should also understand how to create a complete Java or J2EE application including all supporting configuration components for deployment EAR ,WAR., CLASSPATH, Deployment Descriptors etc a MUST.
Good understanding of standard SDLC methodologies.
Background in accounting and budgeting packages is a plus.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills a must.
Experience in Mainframe development (JCL, CICS, TSO, COBOL, DB2) is a plus.