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Role Summary: You will be responsible for designing and programming a small module or a large component and designing a feature, set of features, or whole feature area. You will work independently and contribute to the immediate team and to other teams across the business. You will also lead design discussion in a limited manner.
Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with Sr. Architects, Data Scientists, Business & Product Managers
Identify the scope of the work, provide initial estimate and justify the estimate with facts
Develop high performing, scaling and innovative end-to-end web applications using Java
Demonstrate the understanding of the Agile software development lifecycle and be able to distinguish the core inputs and outputs in each cycle.
Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through whiteboarding
Work closely with peers and keep engaging in a fast-paced technical design and development team
Execute in a fast-paced delivery mode and focus on delivering tasks to meet the product release goals
Maintain code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation
Seek and provide feedback on design and development
Demonstrate the ability to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact assessment
Understand the whole product, its modules and the interrelationships between them while acting as an expert in the assigned component or module
Assist with designing interfaces and contributing to information exchange between modules
Possess advanced domain knowledge and show great customer focus.
Show expertise in processes / methodologies and skills in build, release & deployment processes
Articulate the need for scalability and understand the importance of improving quality through testing
Be an expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers the desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
Drive design reviews, define interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs
Be an expert in assessing application performance and optimizing/improving it through design and best coding practices
Be an expert in core data structures as well as algorithms, and have the ability to implement them using language of choice
Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast-paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure
Provide guidance to a team of 5 to 7 developers with either planning and execution and/or design architecture using agile methodologies such as SCRUM
Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision
Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in in software application development OR a Master’s degree with 6 years of experience in software application development OR PhD with 3 years of experience in in software application development
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:
Master’s Degree/ PHD in Computer Science
Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux-based programming
Experience working on software projects in the Energy domain (Energy Management, Oil & Gas, Power & Water)
Certified Scrum Master and/or Product Owner
Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles
Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, WSDL etc.), using Apache Commons Suite & Maven, SQL Database such as Oracle MySQL, PostgreSQL etc.
Strong problem-solving abilities; capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments
Experience in building scalable and highly available distributed systems
Expert in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks
Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspective
Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions
Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill
Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
Strong interpersonal skills
Effective team-building and problem-solving abilities
Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks.
Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit
Able to work under minimal supervision
Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility
Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members.
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