Job Description :
Senior Java Developer

Lansing MI

12 months

Phone and Skype

· Creative thinker and great teammate who can come up with innovative approaches to help resolve complex issues.

· Analytical and problem solving skills.

· Writes high quality, well-tested shared components that can be leveraged by multiple systems.

· Takes pride in software craftsmanship, diving deep into code and constantly innovating.

· Full stack developer including intense back-end development, service design, data model and web development.

· Takes requirements (business features, technical debts and internal enhancements) to design and implement solutions.

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Must Have Skills:

· Expert knowledge of Java and J2EE with 7+ years of experience.

· In depth experience developing high volume transactions and distributed applications– both real-time and batch.

· A deep understanding of performance tuning and scalability.

· Development experience with modern technologies such Elastic Search, Kafka, Kibana,
Logstash, Hibernate, Spring, Angular. Experience with any modern technologies would be an added advantage.

· Development experience with REST WebServices and various data interchange and representation formats such as JSON, XML, HTML etc.

· Development experience with RDBMS and NoSQL database.

· Expert knowledge of JDBC and managing transactions.

· Deep end to end architectural understanding of distributed applications.

· Experience with containerization technologies (such as Docker) and familiarity with micro-service architecture and development patterns.

· A deep and demonstrable understanding of design patterns.

· Knowledge and understanding of application servers such as JBoss, Tomcat and Weblogic.

· Development experience with security such as securing the users and their data.

· Development experience of writing batch jobs with performing high volume transactions.

· Knowledge and understanding of work in modern CI environments: version control, build tool, CI server

· Knowledge of Open Source libraries, tools and frameworks. Experience with any modern open source libraries would be an added advantage.

· Knowledge of at least one additional programming language: Python/Ruby/Scala/ Groovy, GO – as a plus

· Experience with Agile development methodology.

Highly desirable Skills:

· Experience in HIPAA and PCI security Domain.

· Experience building and deploying software onto AWS or Openstack using Chef, or similar technologies.

· Experience with big data and data analytics applications, or similar systems programming experience.

· Experience with SAFE framework.

· Experience with Java Message Service (JMS) and Message Driven Bean (MDB) development is preferred.

· Understanding of Service Oriented Architecture.

· US Citizenship is preferred.

· Experience in the insurance industry, specifically with the health care industry.

· Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a related field or comparable work experience.

Minimum Physical Expectations:

· Physical activity that often requires extensive time working on a computer.

· Physical activity may require lifting under 25 lbs.

· Must have control of fine motor movements and the ability to grasp small objects

· Physical activity that sometimes requires travel

· Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus.

· Must hear and speak well enough to conduct business over the telephone or face to face (in English) for long periods of time.