MicroServices Developer, Eng 4

Comcast Spectacor   •  

Dulles, VA

Industry: Media

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago

Summary:

Responsible for planning and designing new software and web applications. Analyzes, tests, and assists with the integration of new applications. Oversees the documentation of all development activity. Trains non-technical personnel. Assists with tracking performance metrics. Integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities. Acts as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.

Responsibilities:

- Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements. Conducts analysis to determine integration needs.

- Designs new software and web applications, supports applications under development, and customizes current applications. Develops software update process for existing applications. Assists in the roll-out of software releases.

- Trains junior Software Development Engineers on internally developed software applications.

- Oversees the researching, writing, and editing of documentation and technical requirements, including evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals, and formal recommendations and reports.

- Keeps current with technological developments within the industry. Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products. Reviews literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.

- Provides technical leadership throughout the design process and guidance with regards to practices, procedures, and techniques. Serves as a guide and mentor for junior level Software Development Engineers.

- Assists in tracking and evaluating performance metrics. Ensures team delivers software on time, to specification, and within budget.

- Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements.

- Displays expertise in knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts, and skills and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.

- Displays expertise in process design and redesign skills. Presents and defends architectural, design, and technical choices to internal audiences.

- Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.

- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.

- Ability to lead and mentor junior developers

- Step in as a functional architect/designer and analyst as necessary

- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications:

We are looking for strong backend Java developers that can help build highly scalable and performing platform level APIs that are accessed by numerous consumers and are accessed millions of times a day. We are looking to develop and deploy these in AWS and Comcast Native cloud platforms.

Technical Expertise needed:

  • Minimum 6-8 years of software development using Java
  • 2-3 years on Java technologies including J2EE, JDBC, Web services (SOAP/JSON) along with Oracle experience.
  • 2-4 years of Spring framework and building J2EE web applications
  • Excellent design, coding and debugging skills
  • Experience developing REST interfaces
  • Understanding and experience developing and deploying micro services

Strongly Preferred:

  • Experience with JMS, Log4j, Frameworks, Spring, Hibernate and open source software a big plus
  • Experience with one of the NoSQL or Graph data management technologies is desirable (Redis, Cassandra, Neo4J etc.)
  • Experience developing and deploying applications in any native cloud technologies such as CloudFoundry

Nice to have:

  • Experience developing applications in Oracle PL/SQL, Pentaho, ETL tools
  • Experience with AWS, Lambda Serverless development
  • Experience with Python programming
  • Experience with GraphQL

Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

Field of Study:-Engineering, Computer Science

Certifications:

Years' Experience:-Generally requires 7-11 years related experience