JerseyCityRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Jersey City jobs

Sr. Specialist, Java Full-Stack Developer

Company: Yoh A Day & Zimmermann Company
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:


The Sr. Specialist Developer will partner with other members of the development team to design, build, test, integrate, deploy, and support enterprise software solutions to meet business function needs. The Specialist Developer will work collaboratively with the business product managers, project managers, architects, and other stakeholders to review business requirements, estimate effort, design, develop, test & integrate software solutions using industry standards & best practices.


  • Consults with internal business groups to provide appropriate application software development services or technical support.
  • Provides application software development services or technical support in more complex situations. May also be responsible for requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation. Has thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Conducts reviews of the test Plan and test Data. May allocate/ coordinate work within a team/project.
  • The job holder leads the technical design, development and documentation of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems.
  • S/he analyzes, defines and documents requirements for data, workflow, and logical processes and interfaces with other systems.
  • S/he also ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved by coordinating, coding, testing, implementation and documentation.
  • Must have thorough and demonstrative knowledge on or both the user-side frontend of a website, as well as the backend, server-side that powers the user-side.
  • Programming well-designed, testable, efficient code. Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites.
  • Develop flowcharts, layouts and documentation to satisfy requirements and solutions. Maintain software functionality and currency (technical debt and gain).
  • Actively participate in code reviews. Integrate software components into a fully functional software system. Apply security and privacy principles.
  • Execute full lifecycle software development. Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures. Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems.
  • Ensure software is updated with latest features. Participate in deployment process following all change controls. Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms. Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Active learning engagement. Complete all required mandatory training / policy awareness curricula on time. Use learning tools such as Pluralsight to complete both recommended and aspirational targets set in personal development plans.
  • Demonstrate team work.
  • Leverage existing products/functionality and promote reuse. Work alongside other engineers on the team to elevate technology and consistently apply best practices.
  • Collaborate closely with all the other members of the team to take shared responsibility for the overall efforts that the team has committed to.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with data engineers, business users, project managers and other engineers to achieve elegant solutions.
  • Utilize local meetups to gain and share knowledge.
  • Compiles documentation written by more senior developers of all procedures used in system. Acts as mentor to junior level engineers.
    • Strong analytical skills, excellent problem solver and self-starter
    • Ability to articulate complex solutions through technical discussions
    • Ability to design & build innovative technology solutions
    • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
    • Experience in design, development, and troubleshooting of complex transactional systems
    • Experience in working with business analysts, project managers, technical architects, and developers located in multiple geographical areas
    • Experience in Agile development methodology
      Tools / Skills Knowledge / Experience.
      • Java 8, J2EE / Tomcat, Spring Boot
      • RESTful APIs, JMS / MQ
      • Maven, Git, Dockers
      • Kafka, Elastic Search, Distributed Caching
      • Knowledge of security protocols such as OAuth 2.0, OIDC, JWT
      • Knowledge of database & SQL
      • Additional requirements include intermediate understanding of security principles, relational databases and architecture design principles.
      • Prior experience with using a specific application development toolkit and knowledge of front end and backend development coding languages such as C#, Java, HTML, NodeJS, CSS, JSON, Angular, JavaScript. Must also have proficiency in Core Spring, ANSI, Docker. Communications and organization skills; team work skills Contributes to the achievement of area objectives
        Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required 7-9 years of experience in software development required; experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus. Job holder must have understanding interdependencies and business impact of future IT plans. S/he must have prior lead experience selecting and implementing vendor-specific methodologies and prior consulting experience with structured methodologies. Extensive experience with developing and supporting mainframe applications required. Job holder must have broad experience with multi-platform development tools and Jobble

Keywords: Yoh A Day & Zimmermann Company, Jersey City , Sr. Specialist, Java Full-Stack Developer, IT / Software / Systems , Jersey City, New Jersey

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New Jersey jobs by following @recnetNJ on Twitter!

Jersey City RSS job feeds