Job Description :
Location: Princeton, NJ

Title Software Java Developer III

Special Skills and/or Requirements

The Software Java Developer develops strategic solutions for new services and functionality. This role designs software and participates in programming, testing and documentation through the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC Timely and effective communications to the team, organization and outside vendors are regularly disseminated as part of this job function.

Heavy XML technologies knowledge.
Hands on experience in writing complex XSLTs, working with XPATH, XQuery and XML Schema (A thorough knowledge of schema is required)
Understanding of QTI specifications (QTI 2.1, 2.2 etc – (Strongly Desirable)
Java J2EE; Hibernate Spring, and SQL a must
Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF/Seam, Spring MVC)
Develop appropriate software solutions to requests for new services and functionality
Develop detailed specifications, application coding, unit and systems testing for the IT department
Examine, devise and modify procedures to solve moderately complex problems in regard to existing system capabilities, operating time or the form of desired results
Coordinate and support software production schedules and processing
Work with units throughout to ensure smooth delivery of existing services and program modifications
Support the planning and training of internal clients when new applications are launched or new processes are put in place
Provide peer leadership and collaborate with Leads, team members and other development staff
Conduct project tracking activity and walk throughs of software code to ensure adherence to quality standards and procedures
Work with development team on implementation of new technologies
Independently develops software, codes, tests and debugs
Recommend modification to existing processes and new procedures to solve complex problems considering the existing system limitations, operating time and desired results
Collaborate with team members as well as across FCEs/SBUs to identify ways to improve existing processes and technical output
Proactive identification of gaps (especially across areas) and escalate in a timely and appropriate manner
Create and update all relevant documentation and specifications for design, development, and testing
Escalate problems of complex technical circumstances to appropriate channels
Promote policies that foster quality standards and industry best practice
Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
Software Development experience.
Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies.