Job Description :
Java Software Engineer

Location: Richmond, VA
Duration: 5-6 months with possible contract to hire

Role:
Manager is actively seeking highly creative and intellectually curious Software engineer who has exposure to DevOps toolset and is passionate and fungible. This is an opportunity to display knowledge of your craft by having a hand in building large scale reliable applications to impact the way that client does business. Continuously improve software engineering practices. Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
- Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions. Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community
- Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity
- Lead and/or mentor a team of engineers. You will need to have working experience in building CI/CD solutions with a hands-on exposure to AWS services, Jenkins, Maven, Ruby, Ansible, Chef, Groovy, Git, Artifacoty, Sonar, Nexus, Docker etc

Responsibilities:
- Creates CI/CD pipelines using following technologies Uses following technologies AWS services, Jenkins, Maven, Ruby, Ansible, Chef, Groovy, Git, Artifacoty, Sonar, Nexus, Docker etc
- Develop procedures and software tools to automate various systems and tasks (e.g. automating code builds and deployments Promote new DevOps tools to simplify build process and entire Continuous Delivery
- Code Chef recipes/cookbooks in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Public Cloud environment
- Code frameworks/APIs on AWS using Java/python/Go lang/Ruby/PHP SDKs
- Program data ingestion/processing in any of the scripting languages
- Write code (delivering elegant and scalable solutions in Java, JavaScript, and Rest API to name a few)
- Employ innovative solutions to ease developer and testing experience
- Manage a Continuous Integration and Deployment environment
- Coordinate and scale the evolving build and cloud deployment systems across all product development teams.
- Work in tandem with our Enterprise engineering, Development and Operations teams to raise awareness for process, tool and best practices for Continuous Delivery pipeline and implementation.
- Lead DevOps Maturity Model, review, monitor system performance trends and identify potential issues
- Supports development teams with regular application development
- Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
- Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions. Clearly articulate and explain complex concepts and technologies to a non-technical audience

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor''s Degree
- 10+ years of experience in Application Development using Java/J2EE, Web/REST Services (SOAP, REST, HTTP/XML), Spring Framework, Security Tools
- 2+ years of working experience in cloud based infrastructure
- 2+ years of experience in building with infrastructure-as-code and configuration management tools like Cloud Formation, Terraform, Chef or Ansible
- 2+ years of experience on building CI/CD pipelines
- 3+ years of experience on continuous integration tools like Jenkins, Hudson etc
- 5+ years of experience in Java based software/application development
- At least 1 year of Agile working experience

Preferred Qualifications:
- Master''s degree in computer science or related field
- AWS Sysops/ DevOps certification
- Full stack development experience
- Experience in big data technologies like spark, kafka or similar
- Influencing and collaboration skills

Additional Skills:
Dev Ops, Spark, Kafka, Java, API

Conference Call Notes
Skill Requirements: Streaming Data, Someone who has worked in Streaming Environment – Spark, Kafka. Strong DevOps who have basic development experience

Amazon Web Services (AWS) – 2 years experience
DevOps – Coding, Chef/Ansible – Must Have
Streaming – 1 Year experience
Spark – 1 Year
Spark or AWS certification