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Lewisville, TX Contract/Full Time Posted: Friday, 21 April 2017
Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an Applications Developer for a right to hire assignment with one of our premier financial services clients in Lewisville, TX.

This is a contract to hire position. All candidates must be local to the Lewisville, TX areas; 3rd party Corp-to-Corp is not feasible for this role.

  • Contribute to design and architecture for scalable and extensible applications.
  • Work closely with BA, QA and PM team members for effective testing and delivery.
  • Design, develop, code, test, debug and document applications to satisfy requirements.
  • Produce high quality code utilizing Test Driven Development techniques.
  • Mentor other team members to help with their progress in technical and professional skills.
  • Participate in retrospectives to drive continuous improvement within the feature team.
  • Adhere to IT Control Policies throughout design, development and testing and incorporate Corporate Architectural Standards into application design specifications.
  • Apply standard application patches and upgrades to test and production application environments.
  • Provide post-installation environment support to testing teams.
  • Hands-on creation and maintenance of application environments.
  • Working with vendors and local architecture team to implement new infrastructure solutions.
  • Working with the technology infrastructure teams to make changes to locked-down environments.
  • Development of scripts and documentation to improve the overall system management.
  • Problem analysis and resolution.
  • Deputize for current Team lead where appropriate
Required Skills:
  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Information Systems or Computer Science, Equivalent Certification or military experience.
  • Minimum 5+ years of hands-on support of application experience in a Java based environment.
  • Skills in Java, Apache, Subversion (or similar source code repository), Eclipse (or similar IDE)
  • Hands on knowledge of Spring Framework.
  • Ability to lead technical teams providing some task management, code review, unit testing, and overall technical oversight.
  • Superior communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work fast and quickly ramp up on new technologies and strategies
  • Java development experience including Spring/Hibernate
  • Web server (WebSphere, Tomcat, Apache) experience
  • Very strong UNIX skills are required
  • Maven or ANT/XML knowledge
  • Strong communication and team-working skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A delivery focused approach to work
  • Logical thinking and thoroughness
  • Experience of Linux, Unix and Windows Server environment management
  • Understanding of database management
  • Experience in configuration management
  • Experience of working in teams and with remote groups
  • Experience of working with vendors and users
  • Understanding of project delivery practice and life cycle
Preferred Skills:
  • SQL/Oracle experience is a plus
SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply.

Lewisville, TX, United States of America
george wellington
4/21/2017 7:03:07 AM

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