Java Architect


Fort Worth, TX

Industry: Transportation


11 - 15 years

Posted 24 days ago

  by    Johnson (Bob) Kishore

Fort Worth TX / Topeka, KS

Technical Architect for a large Modernization Program

 Our client is embarking on an exciting journey of modernizing a 25 year old legacy application to a nimble and agile platform slated to help them adapt to changing business needs. We are building a team of expert developers who will form the core of this modernization program.

In additional to hands-on software development expertise, the role demands:

·    Astute awareness of current technology trends and open source technologies

·    Architectural and Design thinking

·    Strong collaboration and communication skills

·    Result-oriented and Self-motivated problem solver

·    Experience in large scale transformation programs and leading teams

If you make it through the rigorous selection process, you will:

·    Work with a team of top notch open source developers and specialists to develop software platform architecture

·    Leverage your software development skills to Design, Code and Test the solution using latest technologies

·    Mentor and lead team of onsite & offshore developers

·    Own delivery of the solution

If you are a passionate programmer, and are looking for an opportunity to influence and shape the future using open-source technologies, we earnestly look forward to discussing your candidature…

Mandatory Requirements

·    Expert level programming skills in Java

·    Experience with TDD utilizing Mocking and similar concepts

·    Strong understanding of Microservices architectures

·    Experience with technologies used for service registry like Zookeeper, Eureka etc

·    Experience with event-based and message-driven distributed system

·    Experience with reactive programming (RX, Reactive Streams, Akka etc)

·    Experience with NoSQL Datastores such as Cassandra and MongoDB

·    Experience with distributed caching frameworks such as Redis, JBoss Datagrid

·    Experienced with Platforms as a Service such as Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, etc.

·    Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery using modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jenkins

·    Experience with agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc.) and Test Automation (behaviour, unit, integration testing)


·    Java Certification

·    Experience with JBoss Drools

·    Experience with any BRMS (Business Rules Management System) like iLog, JBoss BRMS

·    Experience with JMS, Kafka

·    Experience with Spring boot

·    Experience with Spring cloud

·    Experience with Apache Camel

·    Experience with Gradle

·    Experience with Groovy, Scala

$130K - $150K