Senior Consultant, Java Tech Lead

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 02/13/2018 Job ID: 137015 Job Category: Software Dev. - Java and Open Source

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with Java? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.



Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Senior Consultant, Java Tech Lead position.



What You Will Be Doing:

You will create solutions with high level of innovation, cost effectiveness, high quality, and fast time to market. You will play a key role in day to day system development and maintenance activities of the team to meet service level agreements (SLAs). You will also contribute to the overall strategy and manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise. You will develop the overall strategic technical plan and create architecture proposals based on identified solution gaps, including planning, design, and implementation of technical solutions. You will create solution definition and solution architecture. You will assist Management in Business Case Development and Scenario Planning leading to an effective decision-making process. You will also assist in making presentations to the Management, Business Owners, and other Stakeholders. You will also assist in examining commercially available and forthcoming industry technologies related to an area of expertise. You will research on current and upcoming technologies and application appropriate frameworks and provide recommendations to Management. You will perform PoCs (Proof of Concept) and help Department in the selection of Technology. You will also assist technical leads to create and maintain solution and technology roadmaps.



You will partner with Project Managers in the implementation of processes per the evolving needs of the team and the platform. You will assist in creating detailed cost and time estimates for implementing business solutions, defining technical scope and requirements of the project and helping project manager with managing scope during the lifecycle of the project. You will identify Quality methodology and help define Quality Metrics for the Team. You will also partner with technical leads to define and implement Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes in the department. You will assist in vendor selection and RFI/RFP process. You will ensure adequate test coverage in Unit Testing, System Testing/Integration Testing, and Performance Testing. You will perform Quality Inspections and Walkthroughs throughout the SDLC including Requirements Review, Architecture Review, Design Review, Code Review and Security Review to ensure compliance with standards. Co-ordinate offshore development and manage the day to day activities. You will support collection and reporting of project and software metrics. You will also actively look for opportunities to enhance standards and improve process efficiency. You will mentor and guide other team members during all phases of the SDLC. You will successfully lead production incident and problem management, identification of root cause and remediation of the problems. You will mentor, coach and assist project team members. You will also provide Brownbag sessions on new and upcoming technologies, methodologies and frameworks. You will provide technical training to the team. You will also assist with selection of technical resources for the projects. You will ensure compliance with the defined standards. Actively look for opportunities to modify and enhance standards per the needs of the department. You will develop documentation templates, enforce development of documentation throughout the development lifecycle of the solution.



What We Are Looking For:

  • 5 to 8 years of experience in related field, including experience delivering secure solutions

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies is required.

  • Ability to be high-energy, detail-oriented, proactive and able to function under pressure in an independent environment along with a high degree of initiative and self-motivation to drive results.

  • Strong communication skills -- both verbal and written - and strong relationship, collaboration skills, and organizational skills.

  • Ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies, frameworks, and tools and support multiple concurrent activities and to interface with external/internal resources, working as a member of a matrix based diverse and geographically distributed project team.

  • Understanding of basic cryptography principles and web security standards. Ability to design and implement solutions to operate in a replicated environment with multiple live sites. Able to identify potential design issues related to replication delays.

  • Preferred technical skills and experience SAFE or Agile experience Development/Agile tools experience - Fusion, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, SVN, GIT, SOAPUI Pro, Rally IDE tools - Eclipse, IntelliJ experience a plus Web Service development experience (REST/JSON, SOAP) Java Spring Oracle - SQL, PLSQL (tuning and performance tuning desirable) Linux Shell Scripting JBoss Web framework expertize Camel (a plus) Test Driven Development JavaScript (JQuery/Angular JS) Microservices CICD Principles



If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK! We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:



  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Long and Short-Term disability

  • Life insurance

  • Direct deposit

  • Referral program



Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!



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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

Scott Lawler


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