Java Developer / Analyst

  • Columbus, OH
  • Contract

Company Description

Qstride is a leading analytics solutions provider delivering integrated Business Intelligence and Mobile applications that enable companies to have greater analytical insight on their company performance to make better business decisions faster that affect the bottom line.

We deliver the most reliable, scalable, and powerful Business Intelligence technology platform for integrated reporting, analysis, and monitoring enabling companies to analyze data strategically stored across their enterprise in real time.

We also at Qstride take care of all your IT Staffing needs. Finding the job and placing the most qualified candidate in the right place for that job.

Make strides processing your data quickly with Qstride

Job Description

Java Developer / Analyst 
US Citizen/Green Card/ EAD
Columbus, OH
8 month contract with "GREAT" possible extension
Rate: OPEN (Provide Very BEST Rate)

Qstride is seeking a Mid - Senior Developer / Analyst to fulfill a contract role.  He or she will be responsible for the development and support of software applications.  This person will have a key role in collaborating with staff members and communicating with the business community. 



  Additional Responsibilities:  
• This position reports to Project Manager and serves as a resource for other employees. 
• May communicate instructions, do minor scheduling, and inspect work. 
• 30%  Coding of new software applications and/or the modification of existing software applications. This will entail the review and understanding of project scope, requirements, project design and the IT development life cycle.  Will also be required to perform code reviews.
• 10%  Support (issue resolution) of existing software applications. Any newly created or modified applications will require support time to correct software bugs. The developer will need to respond quickly to critical issues.
• 30%  Analysis (scope and requirements) and Design.  Involvement with requirements gathering, documenting requirements and design creation. This may include leading (guiding and mentoring) a team of developers in the design phase.
• 20%  Interaction/communication with business users.  Required to communicate with business users regarding requirements, design reviews and prototype presentations. 
• 10%  Assisting other team members in the understanding of processes and technologies. 
• Will provide technical design for projects. This is a major requirement when working with offshore resources. 
• Provide technical assistance with environment setup\configuration. 
• Provide guidance regarding tech-related processes such as development builds, testing, etc. 
• Liaison for information\direction regarding process or technical changes within the organization (i.e.: build procedures, coding standards, etc). 
• Review prototypes. 
• Provide technical and process mentoring. 
• Perform code reviews. 
• Estimate project work. Review project estimates of team members. 
• Design and estimation for pre-governance AFE work. 
• Assist Project Manager in finalizing project schedule. 
• Could be involved with several projects at one time in regards to design and support. 
• Will NOT manage people. 
• Develop technical direction for the project and ensure technical quality of the code delivered.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Essential Qualifications: 
• Education level: Bachelor's Degree - Course of Study/Major: Information Systems or Computer Science
• Excellent knowledge and considerable development experience with one or more of the following: Java (J2EE Entity and Stateless Session Beans, J2EE Security, JSP, Servlets); Grails/Groovy; HTML/JavaScript/Ajax; Hibernate
• Considerable experience with the following tools\technologies or equivalent: Clear Case - source code version control; GIT - source code version control; IntelliJ - IDE
• Experience with WebSphere application servers.
• Knowledge of relational database structure and design. Experience with Oracle databases is preferred. 
• Ability to create and modify SQL queries. 
• Understanding of software development lifecycles\methodologies (Rational Rose).
• Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills 
• Excellent skills and considerable experience with analyzing requirements and developing application designs. 
• Ability to develop accurate estimates and assist other team members with the estimation process.   
• Experience in interfacing with business users.
• Experience with Microsoft tools (Word, Excel, Visio, Power Point) 
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written 
• Exhibit high degree of self-management

Additional Information

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