Senior JEE Developer
Location: North York
A leading Cloud based firm, is looking for a Sr. Developer, experienced with JEE to translate business requirements into well defined, designed, tested and deployed systems/application, and to support this system/application in the client’s production environments.
Provide software development support using industry standard software development practices and modern programming languages/operating systems.
Analyze business requirements, create/develop detailed system design specifications and formulate plan(s) outlining steps required for system/program development.
Design and develop scalable program modules for future growth.
Design, execute and monitor application performance tests on new/existing programs to resolve errors, to isolate areas for improvement, and for general debugging of the application.
Design, implement and deploy software systems/applications, including logical and physical models, by using standard analysis/design/programming techniques.
Create and maintain use case/technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates.
Perform coding from written use case/technical specifications and ensuring that every coding path is thoroughly unit tested and bug free.
Perform User Interface (UI) review, analysis and troubleshoot code to identify the root cause of issues and to quantify the business impacts caused by these issues.
Participate in software development projects; including requirements definition, analysis, design, code, test, debug, document, peer-review, deploy/implement, monitor and support.
Participate in client interactions to develop system solutions to business problems.
Optimize computer software programs on workstations.
Work within established procedures and standards to develop, test, implement and maintain the application software as well as apply industry best practices as required.
Provide technical expertise, guidance and training to less-experienced developers.
Provide production support including problem analysis and coding of resolutions, defect corrections, monitoring, optimizing and performance tuning of complex SQL queries.
90% of role responsibility is allocated to development, including UAT/SIT testing.
Other ad-hoc duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Some travel required (less than 10%).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently without a high degree of supervision.
A keen team player to contribute positively to meeting team/project goals/deliverables as well as to work alone and independently, when required.
Ability to work well under pressure and to apply critical thinking/reasoning to make sound decisions.
Ability to prioritize and multi-task to work effectively in a high-pressured, fast-paced environment, to meet tight timelines while maintaining high quality deliverables.
Ability to analyze/evaluate user needs/specifications to translate into logical and practical software components and business deliverables.
Exceptional analytical skills to understand problems, identify root cause and resolve.
Ability to participate in all phases of application development.
Ability to monitor and control costs within own area of responsibility.
Advanced knowledge of application design principles, practices design patterns, software life cycles, object-oriented design, JEE, Java application development and servers, and related technologies.
Mandatory: Proven, extensive experience developing in Java, JEE (Release 6 and 7), JPA2, EJB3, RESTful web services, Servlet, MyBatis and WebLogic Application Server.
Solid background in Oracle database fundamentals including development and tuning of complex database queries.
Extensive knowledge of Enterprise Design patterns and service oriented architecture
Hands-on experience working with Source Control tools: SVN, ANT and Maven.
Asset: experience developing in JDeveloper, ADF, JSF2.