Senior Java Developer - Tiger Team in Meridian charter Township, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/9/2019

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Job ID: 55177

Senior Java Developer - Tiger Team - 55177

We encourage new ideas that will differentiate our company and improve the plans and services we provide.  We also encourage teamwork as an essential element of our shared success and provide a work environment in which all people, ideas and backgrounds are respected, supported and valued.

Skills Required:

  • Java with Kafka and elasticsearch
  • 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.

 
Experience Required:

  • 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.
  • Deep understanding of performance tuning and scalability.
  • Development experience with modern technologies such Elastic Search, Kafka, Kibana,
  • Logstash, Hibernate, Spring, Angular, or other comparable technologies.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Experience in the insurance industry, specifically with the health care industry.

 
Education Required:

  • 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 and travelling
  • Must have control of fine motor movements and the ability to grasp small objects
  • 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.

 
Minimum Environmental Expectations:
This position will require working indoors. Typical workweek is eight (8) hour workdays, five (5) days per week with some weekend work, as well as longer hours as needed. This position deals with some aggressive personalities and could be stressful.
 

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at: https://www.jobs.net/jobs/fastswitch/en-us/all-jobs/

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