The Senior Associate, Technology is a member of the project team who takes responsibility for implementing parts of the system architecture using best practices. This will include coding, unit testing, using design patterns, learning new technologies, and becoming an expert in one part of the system. The candidate will also be expected to provide technical leadership and architectural support.
Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal skills, as well as good client interaction skills.
Demonstrates ability to work with system owners, business owners, technical teams, and functional teams to design, implement, test, and validate a system.
Meet with business and system owners to understand and document desired system requirements.
Work with business users to gather requirements, write functional and technical specifications.
Design and develop new code and/or support operations, maintenance, and enhancements of existing code.
Develop conceptual and technical design including use of OOA and OOD techniques.
Conduct multiple levels of testing including unit, system, integration and performance.
Effectively model organization business processes and integrate them with existing Enterprise systems and capabilities.
Estimate and plan iterative / agile releases
Mentor junior team members
Requirements and Experience Guidelines:
Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Legal Permanent Resident
Eligible for U.S. Government Clearance.
Ability to work with key owners and stakeholders to document requirements
Ability to learn new technologies quickly
Ability to conceptualize, design and build processes around a brand new engagement
Minimum 5 years in system integration and development and package implementations
Minimum 5 years experience with Java and Java-based technologies
Demonstrates ability to do technical design and development using Java (JDK 1.5 or above) technologies including JSP and Servlets
Is able to use integrated development environments (IDE) such as Eclipse , Java Compilers, and build tools like Ant or Maven to develop and troubleshoot issues
Familiar with SQL and / or experience with database technologies such as Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server
Solid understanding of all parts of Software Engineering (e.g. Requirements, Design, Implementation, Testing) and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Experience working in agile or iterative SDLCs
Experience with Object Oriented Technologies.
Proven leadership skills to independently manage a track of work with 3 - 5 people, during various phases of the project lifecycle.
Bachelor’s Degree required from college or University