Job Description :
Java Programmer

Columbus, OH

6+ Months

Phone and F2F

Job description:

Please note:  Only face-to-face interviews will be considered.

The client is requesting the services of a Programmer 5 to function as a highly skilled developer working on smart mobility and big data projects for the client, Drive Ohio and the Smart Columbus team developing the SCOS (Smart Columbus Operating System  The selected candidate will work directly with these teams in researching, building and implementing the computer applications that will meet the project missions. These efforts will also provide the structure for state-wide implementation of advanced smart mobility communication and transportation technologies.

This position will function as a highly skilled PR5 with specific responsibilities that include:

Operate effectively as a big data SME with knowledge of the latest tools, applications and cloud infrastructures necessary to implement a powerful open source system.
Operate as technical expert with intimate knowledge regarding all components that comprise the entire solution set.
Serve as the SME on the host of applications and environments required to serve the users.
Assist with developing the delivery Epics, Stories and Tasks that will comprise the solution set for BI.
Operate as the cross technology and platform SME.
Mentor teams involved in developing highly technical solutions and promote culture that values input from all team members.
Promote continuous learning and deliver value to the customer.
Assist in the development of standards, procedures and operating systems applications.
Assist with revision of existing solutions to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.
Prepare records and reports.


Demonstrated end to end Big Data with recent focus in Machine Learning.
Proven experience in Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Sensor Fusion, Localization, artificial intelligence, Control and Path Planning.
Creative thinker with experience in implementing Open Source.
Student of advanced Open Source BI tools, having implemented at least three BI applications end to end.  Preference to Tableau, Pentaho, Pentaho, BIRT, JasperReport, SpagoBI, KNIME, ReportServer, Bitnami ReportServer Stack.
Expert knowledge with a track record of solution delivery using various data integration solutions in situations requiring real time (synchronous and asynchronous) messaging, Publish/Subscribe models, Microservices patterns, Middleware, and other related methodologies in a multi-user, multi-platform, multi-tier environment.
Strong communication/leadership skills.
Strong influence, collaboration and negotiation experience.
Ability to collaborate with supporting resources across business and/or functional lines.
Ability to mentor teams involved in developing highly technical solutions and value input from all team members.
Have excellent oral and written skills/possess strong meeting and work session facilitation skills.
Act as the escalation point for high priority support issues.
Have the ability to work independently and as part of a team, the ability to manage time and resources to meet assigned deadlines.
Have excellent organizational skills, proven analytical, planning, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
Ability to work with other architects and information security to control implementation risk.

Mandatory Requirements

4-year college degree in computer science or related field with a master’s degree  preferred. 
10+ yrs. experience in software development.
10+ yrs. experience in Java, considered a journeyman in this language.
Extensive experience in Open Source software. 
Extensive experience with functional and object-oriented programming
10+ yrs. experience of secure DevOps design and implementation.
8+ yrs. Big Data system design and implementation.
Experienced in at least one of the following technologies (more preferred)

Functional programming (Elixir)
Front end development (ReactJS)
Docker and container orchestration (Kubernetes)
Cloud DevOps (AWS, Terraform)

Deep Learning experience in the context of AVCV.
Solid principles in domain driven design.
8+ yrs. experience of leading the adoption of Agile development methodology and Knockout technology
5 yrs. experience in Hadoop HDFS Build and administration, certification preferred.
7 yrs. experience in Web systems and application deployment, leveraging docker containers for releases.
7 yrs. experience in Requirements Gathering and Use Case development.

Desired Skills

Experience working on autonomous vehicle solutions.
Experience in all the technologies of:  functional programming (Elixir), front-end development (ReactJS), docker and container orchestration (Kubernetes), Cloud DevOps (AWS, Terraform)

Thanks and Regards,

Shivangi Singh | Team Lead | KPG99, INC

Certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)

Direct|  |