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Senior Java Technical Lead in Westlake, TX at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 4/13/2019

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Job Description

We have an immediate need for a Senior Technical Java Lead in Westlake, TX (76262), and a flexible work schedule is available.  This is at least a year long contract assignment and will be paying $50-$80+/hour depending on experience.  The end-client (to be shared upon conversation with Xela Group) is in the Financial Services industry and this particular project is working in the digital space, providing candidates an opportunity to work on some of the latest and greatest tools and technologies.   This is an exciting project where growth opportunities will continue to expand!  

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Help decipher and extract logic and data out of mainframe application into Oracle/DB2 and create REST based service layer to expose data
  • Liaise between local project team and offshore development teams. i.e. ensuring offshore team is meeting development expectations.
  • Lead the definition of system architecture and detailed solution design that are scalable and extensible
  • Build scalable Java applications
  • Write concise and clear technical specifications based on analysis of complex business requirements
  • Define, maintain and support development environment while adopting industry best practices and tools
  • Ensures code reviews, unit testing and integration testing is completed efficiently and effectively
  • Help coordinate the delivery of technical components across internal/external technical teams.
  • Provide technical leadership to more junior team members of the team 

  • 8+ Years Application development experience using Java, Spring Boot framework
  • Experience with Micro-Services Architecture concepts and emerging patterns such as APIs, JAX-RS, REST/JSON
  • 5+ Years JMS/MQ
  • 5+ Years CI/CD tools such as Maven, Git/Stash, Jenkins, Nexus, uDeploy, Docker etc.
  • 3+ Years ODM experience - Experience using IBM Liberty
  • Relational Database (Oracle/DB2)
  • Experience on Cloud architecture and cloud services (Docker, Cloud PaaS and orchestration services) an asset
  • Experience with mainframe an asset   

Skills and Knowledge:
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies such as SCRUM, Extreme Programming, TDD etc.
  • Strong verbal and written communications, must be able to actively engage other team members
  • Understanding of Agile systems development techniques utilizing Continuous Integration (CI)/Continuous Deployment (CD) and DevOps