The Sr. Web App Developer is responsible for leading design, development and integration of Web Application portals, Home page design and development as well as integrating blogging technologies into all applicable areas of development and support. The individual in this position will utilize their expert knowledge of Web technologies and n-tier application architecture. S/he evaluates and recommends alternatives for application development and support technologies, such as search engine optimization, that best align with business needs plus optimize maintainability and performance. Additionally, the Sr. Web App Developer provides guidance, direction and support to application developers and technical designers. This role will assist IT Manager in implementing and delivering key projects and has no direct supervisory duties.
Roles and Responsibilities
Design and Develop complex software systems using wide range of technology stack like Java/JEE components, RESTful web services, Angular etc.
Utilize IBM technology stack like WebSphere, DB2 and IBM HTTP server. There would also be opportunities to use Opensource technology stack and tools like the Jboss and Apache platforms.
Perform code reviews and lead Production Release critical issues triage meetings.
Lead critical issues triage and performance improvement discussions with infrastructure teams.
Keep track of all Project related activities and lead Production Releases.
Utilize software development stack, including DevOps suite of tools, such as Jira, Docker, Selenium and Jenkins.
Work on web servers such as Apache and Microsoft IIS, application frameworks, and databases such as DB2, PostgreSQL, MongoDB etc.
Work independently and collaboratively with team members.
Search Engine Analysis, Optimization and configuration changes to support AHCT’s initiatives
Analyze, design and integrate blogging technologies into all applicable platforms.
Other duties as required
Qualifications: the requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:
5 years of experience with corporate home page design and development required
Experience with SEO and website optimization required
5 years of experience on J2EE technologies including WebSphere, Apache, Oracle, Java, Web Services, Oauth2, Spring, Hibernate, JSF, JSP, AJAX, Apache Ant, JDBC, JMS required
5 years of experience in UI/UX, cross-browser compatibility and web standards required
5+ years’ experience as Solution design lead or Solution Architect
5 years of experience of implementing open source frameworks & exposure to various open source & package software frameworks like Angular, React, Node preferred
Experience of building large-scale e-commerce web applications a big plus
Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills
Demonstrate excellent attention to detail
Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or like major or equivalent work experience.
AWS certification is a plus
Experience with Security Appscan is a plus
Experience with Google Analytics or other web analytics platforms
Experience with Datawarehouse and Analytics is a plus
Excellent knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle
SharePoint development experience is a plus
Experience working with Agile development frameworks a plus
Experience working with Mobile Apps is a plus
Certifications: One or more of the below certifications would be preferred. Equivalent experience is acceptable
• Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) or 5 years’ experience
• Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) or 5 years’ experience
• Microsoft Developer Certifications (MTA & MCSD) or 5 years’ experience
• ZEND Certified PHP Engineer or 5 years’ experience
The Aquinas recruiting team of IT and engineering specialists fully understands our clients’ technology needs, and conducts a thorough technical evaluation of all of our candidates to identify those who excel.
We are a woman and minority firm headquartered in Connecticut with branch offices throughout the country. Aquinas has more than 20 years’ experience servicing defense, engineering, and technology clients.