Kforce Applications Developer in Jersey City, New Jersey

Kforce has a client that is searching for an Applications Developer in Jersey City, NJ.Responsibilities:

  • Hands-on development of user stories and work closely with development teams across geographical locations

  • Participate in technical and functional design of solutions for our business partners and stakeholders in the Managed Solutions and Strategies as well as Discretionary Products business areas

  • Work directly with end users on user experience design and workflows; ensure designs are consistent with firm standards and our overall application suite

  • Produce software design documents for internal component design and internal/external interface specifications

  • Strengthen the software delivery process based on the Agile principles. This includes: Scrum, Test Driven Development, Automated Testing, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployment

  • Provide Level 3 support when necessary

Category Name: Required -Importance -Level - Last Used Experience Protocols: Java - No - 1 - Expert - 9 - 10 - Currently Using Protocols: JavaScript - No - 1 - Expert - 9 - 10 - Currently UsingTechnical Knowledge:

  • JavaScript, CSS, and HTML 5 (also ExtJS/AngularJS/ReactJS)

  • Java (Core and EE, Spring Core, Spring Boot, and JUnit)

  • Web Services (REST, SOAP)

  • SCM and Build tools (Maven, Jenkins, Git, Subversion, and SONAR)

  • Cloud Computing (Cloud Foundry)

  • Scripting languages (Bash, Perl, PowerShell, etc)

  • Testing tools (Cucumber, QTP, Selenium, Mockito, and DbUnit)

  • Agile project management (JIRA)

  • SQL and RDBMS systems (Sybase and Oracle)

  • Experience with micro services, integration patterns and messaging technologies (e.g. JMS, MQ Series, and Mandule)

  • Experience with caching solutions such as Gemfire and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra

  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and Business Driven Development (BDD) using frameworks such as Cucumber

  • Experience with job scheduling technologies like Autosys and Control-M

Preferred skills:

  • Experience with building and supporting client facing, web based financial platforms at a large financial institution

  • Understanding of the Private Banking and/or the Wealth Management business

  • Understanding of Managed/Discretionary Products

  • Understanding of Equities, Fixed Income, Derivatives, Alternatives, and Cash products

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours