Sr. Java Developer

Sr. Java Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
City: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Position ID: J0921-0091
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Senior Java Developer
The ideal candidates will want to work in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment on technical web based application projects. The candidate will want to be on the cutting edge of Java/Microservices, exploring exciting areas of our clients and CGI’s future business while keeping up the standard of being leaders in the industry.
Position Description
We are seeking for a creative and innovative Senior Java Developer, someone who wants to contribute to Java Development. More specifically:
• Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle (from Analysis to Deployment)
• Participate to workshops (scope definition, business case, assessment, estimates…)
• Translate business requirements to system development
• Prepare Design documents
• Contribute to technical deliverable
• Implement technical solutions using the latest technology trends and best practices
• Involve with design, debugging, testing and deployment of applications
• Develop appropriate documentation as applications move into production
• Communication to all relevant project stakeholders for project progress and issues
• Escalation of key issues and/or recommendations to mitigate
• Contribute to the development of new ideas and best practices related to Web/Portal development
• Support the team during and after deployment

• Required Level of Education (include certifications): Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field
• A minimum of 8 years’ experience with hands on experience in Java application design and development Hands-on experience with Microservices implementation
• Experience with high volume consumer web application development
• A DevOps and CI/CD enthusiast who will promote a culture and an environment which unites Agile with continuous delivery, integration, monitoring and automation to help development and operations teams be more efficient, innovate faster, and deliver higher value.
• Ability to partner with customers to identify needs and apply appropriate technical solutions
• Experience with back-end web development + server-side scripting
• Excellent problem solving and decision making skills in a technical environment
• Solid knowledge of the project development and Software Development Life Cycle
• Strong leadership skills
• Team Player (coaching more junior team members) who adapts well to uncertainty or changing needs
• Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, ability to build consensus and manage relationships
• Strong communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written (English and French)
• « Must Have » Technical Skills:
o Technologies: Microservices, Jenkins, Docker, OpenShift, Kubernetes, Portal Technology, J2EE Java 8+, REST API, JEE/Java, XML, JSON, UML, Maven, Kafka, JMS, Oracle Data Base 19c, ElasticSearch, JQuery – Javascript – XHTML – WML - CSS, Web Services (SOAP – XML - XSD – WSDL - Ajax), Jira
o Application Server: Tomcat and Spring Boot
o Frameworks: Struts or Stripes or Spring MVC, Hibernate
o Methodology: Agile, DevOps, Safe, UML or other modelling techniques
o Source Control: GIT
• « Nice to Have »
o Technical Skills: Experience in Telecommunication industry and with TM Forum / Open API (i.e. Swagger file), Reactive Programming (Smallrye, Mutiny, Vert.x), Serverless/FaaS (Funqy)
o Experience selecting, integrating and configuration of Web Sites and Content Management Systems (CMS)
o Experience developing cross-browser compatible code based on web standards
o Others: IIS, SiteMinder, Eclipse, NoSQL, Continuous Integration (Cruise Control, Jenkins, Maven, ANT), Security (SSL, SHA-2, Certificates, Cipher…), Sonar, Checkmarx, Selenium

What you can expect from us:

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