Job Description :
Need 10+ yrs UI Developer/Lead with Java Exp in Jersey City, NJ/F2F interview required

Rate: $60-70/hr
Location: Warren, NJ
F2F is absolutely required.
Absolute 12 months Contract to hire.

"U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time."


Most importantly client need someone who is strong on UI
Able to build screens from scratch, based on mockups which will be provided
Have to be strong with CSS, HTML5 and JavaScript (Expert)
They are not very particular about Angular and so on right now. It is a +, as they may move to it at a later stage

At the same time they need backend server technologies as well
Not very deep, but strong until the middle-tier. Meaning the EJB layer
Need not be heavy on Spring/Hibernate. Not currently in use
J2EE Frameworks
Web Application Server Communication/Interaction

Full-Stack Java Developer

Client is seeking a full stack developer capable of delivering digital solutions to our customers through our service portal utilizing a strong core background and in Java and UI technologies. This role requires solid experience in all phases of the software development lifecycle and an ability to work in an Agile environment.

Primary Job Responsibilities:
Develop the front-end, middle, and back-end components for new or existing web applications.
Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
Optimize code for maximum speed and scalability.
Collaborate effectively with peers and all stakeholders.
Provide timely and accurate reporting of progress, status and issues.
Ensure that UX/Java standards are met.

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies:

IT Industry Knowledge
Solid 10+ years of experience in developing web based applications.
Expert knowledge building a single/multiple page web application.
User interface programming skills including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, REST, and cross-browser and device development.
Experience using modern JavaScript frameworks such as dojo, jQuery, AngularJS, Angular, React.
Solid understanding of HTML5, CSS, DOM, and other W3C standards.
Solid understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
Solid understanding of Object-Oriented design and programming concepts.
Sound knowledge of Java 8+ and hands on experience working with Java / J2EE web based applications
Experience creating and consuming Web Services (SOAP/XML and REST/JSON)
Experience with IDE (Eclipse, IBM RAD version 8/9), Rational Team Concert (RTC)
Experience with Transactions, Multi-Threading, MQ
Experience with Databases/JPA, SQL
Experience with deploying applications on IBM WebSphere application server

Ability to work effectively in an Agile team
Embrace Agile methodologies and work with stakeholders including internal team leadership, business partners and IT peers to maintain communication and alignment
Strive to promote strong cross-team and cross-area collaboration through open dialogue and cooperation.
Be invested in the success of all team members and always ready to support and assist.
Help to foster positive morale and team collaboration in the Digital Business team.

Recommended Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or related discipline.
Experience with Web Site Search tools and methods
Broad knowledge and passion for digital technology, including web-based products & services, mobile devices & apps, and social media.
Strong analytic and problem solving skills.
Solid verbal and written communication skills.
Proactive self-starter who demonstrates a high level of productivity.
Experience with Application Building Tools (Ant /Maven)
Experience with Dev & Ops, Continuous Integration (Jenkins)
Experience working with JIRA

E: srikanthm at vertigonconsulting dot com