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Senior Java Developer

Job Title
Senior Java Developer
Job ID
Westlake,  OH 44145
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About NexGoal: NexGoal is a corporate recruiting firm that places high quality, competitive and driven former athletes in careers with our corporate clients.

Our Client’s Position Being Hired: Senior Java Developer

Our Client’s Location: Westlake, OH

Our Client’s Company Profile: In business for over 40 years, our client is a financial services company that enables individual investors to diversify investment portfolios through alternative asset classes, including real estate, private equity, private lending, notes, tax liens, digital currencies and precious metals.

Why Work For Our Client: They are a family oriented company that has a proven track record for employee satisfaction.  A great casual working environment and state of the art facility.  A 5-Time NorthCoast 99 Winner, 3-Time Silver Award Winner in the Healthy Ohio Healthy Worksite, and 2018 Family Business Achievement Award.

Our Client’s Requirements:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field highly preferred; relevant work experience in lieu of degree may be considered

• 8 years of experience with hands-on application design, development, testing, implementation and support

• Demonstrated experience with internal and external integration-type projects and achieved success designing and building high-quality software applications

• Software development experience with large, complex, mission critical systems

• Experience in presenting concepts and solutions to a wide audience, complex problem solving within tight deadlines, and the development/support of financial applications

Job Functions:

• Translates business requirements and objectives into technical applications and solutions

• Partners with internal clients to understand business requirements and develop appropriate solutions

• Collaborates with other developers and software professionals to ensure thorough and uniform understanding of development tasks

• Designs, develops, and maintains highly specialized financial applications (via web and Windows)

• Plays a critical role in ensuring the success of the core systems

• Supports and mentors less experienced team members by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities

• Creates and maintains documentation, operating and DR procedures, and establishes proactive system monitoring strategies as needed

• Designs, develops, tests, supports and deploys: desktop, custom web, and mobile applications

• Creates and executes test plans to ensure system and data integrity

• Implements strategic enhancements to applications and interfaces with client systems in collaboration with others

• Researches and evaluates software-related technologies and products

• Utilizes and maintains appropriate change control procedures and standards

• Advocates, demonstrates, implements and supports: best practices, standards and procedures including quality and delivery methodologies

• Ensures compliance with the documented software processes and procedures throughout the life cycle of software products

• Ensures day-to-day operational integrity of the system with rapid troubleshooting skills when issues arise

Technical Skills:

• Core Java, XML, JSON, Spring MVC, JDBC, Tomcat, Web Services (SOAP/REST), JavaScript, T-SQL, JQUERY, AJAX, HTML, CSS

• Web User Interface Design, Object-Oriented Design (OOD)

• MS SQL Server 2014 and above, SSIS, SSMS, SSRS

• Software Testing (unit, system, integration, functional, performance)

• Software integration, including third-party tools

• Code management and versioning

• Solution build and deployment

• Expert level proficiency in Microsoft Office

• Experience with Maven/Gradle