A direct client of the A.C. Coy Company located in the South Hills area of Pittsburgh, Pa. is seeking a Java EE Developer. The Java EE Developer's role is to design, execute, assess, and troubleshoot software programs and applications. This includes configuring, coding, developing, testing and documenting software specifications throughout the project life cycle. This person will also oversee system startups in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide support to other technical teams where required.
Collaborate with Database Team Members, Project Managers, QA Analysts, Business Users and User Interface Developers in the development and initiation of new software programs and applications.
Research, document, and implement program requirements and specifications.
Consistently write, translate, and code software programs and applications according to specifications.
Perform within existing standards and architectures and work with architect to extend / modify architecture where appropriate.
Oversee the quality assurance of program logic, data processing, and error resolution.
Run and monitor performance/integration/unit tests on new and existing software for the purposes of correcting mistakes, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging.
Perform diagnostic analysis of test results and deliver solutions to critical areas.
Develop an awareness of programming and design alternatives.
Create and maintain documentation related to software programs and applications.
Participate in software/hardware upgrades.
Two (2) years’ work experience in a related field, three (3) years’ experience preferred
Technically fluent in programming languages, with emphasis on Java.
Basic understanding of JPA and Spring
Basic understanding of Unix and Windows Utilities
Basic knowledge in object oriented development tools and methodologies
Be able to interpret a stack trace and create log entries in code
Basic knowledge with application deployment in “n-tier” Production environments
Beginner database and operating systems experience with Oracle and Solaris
Experience with agile development