Associate Technical Specialist - Java/React

Wiley
11 days ago
0 Applied
Expires on: Dec 18 2022

Ref.No 00001201

Description

We are looking for Associate Technical Specialist to join our exciting and rapidly expanding team in Sri Lanka. This position is a hands-on development position where you will be responsible for the development of Wiley’s education and publishing integration platforms teams. You will leverage your in-depth knowledge of Java and React JS to work closely with architects, engineers, and product owners to create complex applications and integrations. You will also ensure your commitment to the highest quality standards both in functional and non-functional areas.

What we look for:

  • BSc in computer science or related field.
  • Minimum of 6 years' experience in software development.
  • Solid experience in developing applications using Java, Spring Boot, and SQL/NoSQL databases such as MySQL and Mongo DB.
  • Proven history with software and system architecture, microservices architecture and AWS cloud technologies.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD build/deploy pipelines, and modern DevOps practices.
  • Ability to guide/mentor junior developers while working with leads and architects on designing applications.
  • Good understanding of Quality Engineering principles and practices will be an added advantage.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including making presentations to varied teams and stakeholders.
  • Understanding of technology methodologies including Agile (SCRUM), continuous integration/ continuous development and automation.
  • Familiarity with JIRA and writing user stories
Responsibilities
  • Be responsible for the logical and physical development of applications based on agreed user requirements and architecture.
  • Work closely with architects and BAs (Business Analysts) to design and architect application/platform.
  • Work with non-technical business colleagues to understand the functionality, composition, and user requirements. Work on UI/UX aspects of the application.
  • Be responsible for maintaining the quality of the code and following engineering best practices.
  • Drive/participate in PI planning and be an Agile advocate.
  • Be responsible for maintaining the health of the production system and attend any production incidents providing quick fixes/work arounds.
  • Identify system vulnerabilities/tech debts and assist prioritize them for the team.
  • Provide guidance and mentoring the team members.
  • Helping with interviews and hiring process of new team members
Skills
software development
Java
Spring Boot
SQL/NoSQL
microservices architecture
AWS
Agile (SCRUM)
JIRA
Industry Sector