Senior Java Developer in Detroit, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

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Job ID: 55672

Senior Java Developer - 55672

Position Description:

  • Hand’s on pair-programming with software engineers and product anchors.
  • Apply software development best practices in building high quality code using Test Driven Development approach.
  • Write production-quality code that meets quality goals.
  • Disciplined approach to software development – leveraging best practices where possible.
  • Support and develop code to enhance testing platform.
  • Collaborate with dependent teams working on Autonomous Vehicles software solutions.
  • Adaptive and iterative development to meet short-term and long-term product goals.

Skills Required:

  • Minimum 2+ years of work experience in software product development with reasonable hands-on experience in below skills:
    • Knowledge of IoT/wireless communication protocols.
    • Full stack core Java/J2ee development.
    • Experience deploying to cloud environments, Spring Cloud, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Cloud Foundry, Azure, etc.
    • Experience working with databases (relational, no-sql, in-memory).
    • Test-first/Test Driven Development (TDD).
    • Spring, RESTFUL/SOAP Web services development.
    • Developing microservices.
    • Familiarity with GitHub or equivalent source control repositories.
    • Delivered web front-end development; JavaScript, client-side MVC frameworks like Angular, React, etc.
    • Capable in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools and pipelines such as Jenkins, Maven, Gradle, etc.
    • Hands on experience in deploying either real products or platforms into production (Docker etc).
    • Experience with Lean Agile methodology and with CA Agile Central (Rally), backlogs, iterations, user stories, or similar Agile Tools.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 2+ years of work experience in software product development with reasonable hands-on experience.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline.

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, 2018, and 2019 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.

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