Java Application Developer

Harrisburg, PA

Posted: 05/17/2019 Job Category: Java Developer Job Number: 705
Position Title:  Java Application Developer

Location:  Harrisburg, PA

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Position Summary:
The Java Application Developer is responsible for analysis, design, coding, component and assembly testing of all application code. Java Application Developers typically are involved in maintenance (including production support), enhancement and development work, and have a range of skills and knowledge of the technologies. The Java Application Developer works with the Functional Architect and Technical Architecture Specialist on an as needed basis to ensure that design and code meets customer requirements.
- Performs advanced java development tasks 
- Performs code reviews 
- Provides advanced programming skills to high priority IT Portfolio Projects as directed.  
- Performs knowledge transfer/transition activities to facilitate the use and maintenance of developed components
- Converts scientific, engineering, and other technical problem formulations to formats that can be processed by computer
- Resolves symbolic formulations, prepares flowcharts and block diagrams, and encodes resultant equations for processing by applying extensive knowledge of branch of science, engineering, or advanced mathematics, such as differential equations or numerical analysis, and understanding of capabilities and limitations of computer
- This is a professional level non-supervisory position which may require coordination of programming activities being conducted by the team
- Confers with other business and technical personnel to resolve problems of intent, inaccuracy, or feasibility of computer processing
- Works with necessary personnel to determine if modifications are necessary with interested personnel to determine necessity for modifications or enhancements
- Leverages excellent written and verbal communication skills to develop new business process and programming solutions as directed by business and technical stakeholders
- May coordinate activities of computer programmers
- Plans all required process steps
- Reviews and understands the Application Team’ s work plan
- Provides status of work to Team Lead
- Anticipates, identifies, tracks, and resolves issues and risks affecting own work and work of the Application Team
- Develops contingency plans as necessary
- Engages in ongoing process improvement
- Detailed functional and process knowledge
- Utilizes deep modeling, design and coding skills
- Provides expertise in one or more database environments
- Analyzes and designs enhancements, development programs, and/or required fixes to production problems
- Designs applications to functional and technical programming standards
- Works with Functional Architects to gather and interprets user requirements into design specifications
- Develops system specifications and interfaces
- Determines time estimates and schedule for work
- Moderates functional and process knowledge
- Assists in managing and directing Application Team processes
- Coordinates work with other software developers on Application Teams
- Assists Team Lead or Test Team Lead in monitoring estimated-time-to-complete (ETC) and actuals for assigned tasks
- Develops application designs in support of the systems specifications and interfaces, perhaps in conjunction with application or technical architects
- Operating System expertise sufficient to perform performance and tuning diagnostics
- Works with users to ensure that solutions meet business requirements
- Execution of all responsibilities with little direct supervision of Team Lead
- Generally aware of new developments in industry and process and has ability to apply them to work as appropriate
- Anticipates and resolves issues specific to the team
- Determines time estimates and schedule for own work and resolve issues in a timely manner
- Identifies and tracks issues, risks and action items
- Codes enhancement and development programs and/or required fixes to production problems using the functional and technical programming standards
- Tests enhancement and development programs
- Participates in structured code reviews / walkthroughs
- Executes all required process steps
- Creates and provide content for operational documentation to Technical Writers
- Utilizes configuration management tools, design tools, debugging tools, and any other environment specific tools necessary to create, test, and implement an application
- Researches problems before approaching the Team Lead or Functional Architect for assistance
- Limited functional knowledge
- Follows quality standards
- Supports installation of application releases into production as directed
- Communicates accurate and useful status updates
- Able to work in a team environment
- Complete assigned tasks
- Strong communication skills; both written and spoken

Preferred Skills and Experience:
- 6+ years: Object Oriented Programming experience
- 6+ years: Java (experience with Eclipse and/or Rational Team Concert
- 3+ years: Java Frameworks (Spring, Hibernate)
- 3+ years: Front End UI development (JSF, HTML, Java Script, jQuery and Ajax)
- 5+ years: Design/Develop and unit test server-side JEE/Java Code. Very strong design and implementation skills in Java/JEE technology
- 3+ years: IBM WebSphere Application Server experience
- 5+ years: Database Programming/SQL experience with major DBMS (DB2, SQL Server, Oracle) - - 2+ years: Web Services experience (SOAP, RESTful)
- 2+ years: XML experience (XML, XSD, XSLT)
- Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Java Certification
- Previous PennDOT Application Development experience and knowledge of PennDOT Systems & Standards

The Perks:
- Excellent Market Salary
- Competitive Benefit Packages Incl. Medical Ins, Term Life Ins, Retirement Plan, Flexible Spend Accts
- Paid Holidays and Vacation
- Positive Work-Life Balance

The Location:
Domino Technologies is based in the Harrisburg PA area - the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the county seat of Dauphin County. 

The Company:
The mission of Domino Technologies is to provide clients with IT solutions for their individual business processes that lead to strategic market advantages.   Since its founding in 1996, Domino Technologies has built a solid record of performance working with clients in the private sector and government.   Domino Technologies, Inc. is a   Tier-1 vendor for the PA Information Technology Staff Augmentation contract and major IT vendors.      
  *‘ Top 50 Fastest Growing Company Award’ from Central Penn Business Journal.*   
*Domino Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
jQuery , Ajax, SQL, SOAP, RESTful, OOP, Object Oriented Programming, DBMS, DB2, SQL Server, Oracle, XSLT, XMD

Sudheer Vemula
Senior Account Executive

Sudheer Vemula is an IT consulting specialist  with over 20 yrs of industry experience, 14 yrs of experience as Resource Manager, Account Manager, developing strategies around the Public sector IT practice that have enabled their enterprises to grow and adapt to changing market conditions. In prior management roles, developed the work-flow process, streamlined the off-shore facilities, managed mid-size IT projects, strategic consulting and founder of VarenTax.com, a financial / accounting outsource firm.

He holds Bachelors in Engineering (Mechanical) and BNCOE Alumni. Worked with MGL Americas (formerly known as Mason Global) from 1997 to 2012 at various levels until the company dissolved it’s operations and worked as independent consultant till joining the Domino Technologies in July 2018.

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