Java Consultant - Minneapolis

  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Full-time

Company Description

One of FTR's Client's is searching for a Java Consultant - Minneapolis

With over 30 years of experience FTR has the background to provide all your Staffing and Recruiting Needs. Whether you are looking for Contract/Temporary Professionals to provide expertise for a project, or just to get you through a busy time, or you need Permanent/Direct Placement personnel FTR can assist.

Job Description

Performance Engineering - Java Consultant- Location Negotiable +-00174542

Organization: Technology Growth Platform

Location: Negotiable

Travel: 80% Weekly Travel


Technology Growth Platform (TGP) offers a full range of global delivery services-including enterprise solutions, system integration, technical architectures, business intelligence, infrastructure consulting, and technology research/development.


Our TGP consultants can expect to:

·        work with cutting edge technology

·        deliver high-quality solutions across multiple industries

·        work on a variety of projects ranging in both size and scope

·        receive continuous training

·        gain rapid career progression


The Advanced Systems & Technology group within TGP contributes to our client growth by developing highly skilled architects who drive innovation, improve delivery effectiveness, and increase win-rates through differentiated, specialized, world-class capability.


Our client's Performance Engineering group provides custom developed business solutions that deliver value and high performance. Performance Engineering assists the client to assess, diagnose and engineer higher performance into their applications as well as engineer performance into the application development and testing processes to improve a customer or end-user's experience.


Job Description - Performance Engineer- JAVA Consultant

Technology Consulting professionals are responsible for delivering technology innovation and providing the backbone of our systems integration business. Performance Architects lead the planning, execution, analysis, and tuning efforts to deliver high-performing systems.


Key Responsibilities may include:

Performance Architects design, deliver, and optimize high-performing systems. They contribute to all aspects of the delivery lifecycle in performance prototyping, capacity modeling, performance driven design, profiling, performance testing, availability management, and troubleshooting. A Performance Architect provides architecture and application design and development guidance that ensures scalability and minimizes performance issues. The performance architect is comfortable operating on highly visible assignments, can dive deep into designs, application code, and frameworks, and ultimately provide clear insight and direction to business and IT stakeholders. A Performance Architect utilizes diagnostic and monitoring tools to detect, isolate, and resolve performance issues throughout the technology stack. Ability to travel 100% to client site on weekly basis.


Basic Qualifications:

·        Minimum of 3 years Hands-on J2EE or .NET design and development of highly scalable applications or architecture frameworks.

·        2+ years of hands on experience with performance tuning and diagnostic

·        3+ years of experience with Technology Architecture (Mainframe, Client Server and Web), Project Planning and Estimating, Systems Analysis and Assessment; Project Management

·        Minimum of a Bachelor Degree

·        Ability to travel 100% to our client client locations

Preferred Additional Skills:

·        Resource usage monitoring for physical servers, application servers, or databases.

·        Experience with planning and managing any of the following teams: performance diagnostic, capacity planning, performance architecture design, performance tuning, performance monitoring, or software development team.

·        Ability to distill volumes of data, analyze performance results, and diagnose performance problems.

·        Ability to clearly characterize system performance to stakeholders.

·        Performance monitoring and integrated operational processes.

·        Performance test planning, setup, and execution

·        Performance test scripting and test data management

·        Capacity estimating, modeling, or planning

·        Application and architecture code profiling.

·        Infrastructure and application performance tuning

·        Application development, bug fixes, and refactoring with hands-on language experience

·        Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or Life Science

Professional Skill Requirements:

·        Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment

·        Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

·        Desire to work in an information systems environment

·        Very good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills