What you’ll be doing...

If you are curious about new technology and the possibilities it creates, then this job may be perfect for you. As part of the Information Technology team, you will work on new technologies and find ways to meet our customers’ needs and make it easy for them to do business with us. You will use your expertise to solve complex problems and find unique solutions. The work you’ll do every single day will make people’s lives, work and play better.

We are looking for a Lead Java Developer to lead large and complex business initiatives that deliver a best in class customer experience

  • Provide off hours/weekend support as needed during product launches, high volume/retail/holiday periods.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with others, performs work in a team environment, and relay necessary information as appropriate.
  • Communicate project progress, status, risks, issues etc. to all levels of Management (Engineering and non-Engineering), up to and including Director and VP level as warranted. This includes providing status on a recurring basis as well as for special circumstances such as production disruptions.
  • Adopt Agile, DevSecOps and other enablers to improve effectiveness of project delivery.
  • Assess project risk, proactively take remedial action and ensure robust system performance and stability in production.
  • Support integration testing and end to end system testing and UAT. Partner with system test lead and UAT lead to resolve defects, address application stability and security vulnerabilities and ensure superior user experience for the software modules.
  • Participate in defining coding standards, ensure timely completion of code review and security scans with Fortify and technical debt assessment for the code enhancements and take steps to meet the standards for these elements.
  • Provide guidance to the junior members, both onshore and offshore, to develop, unit test and integration test the application modules.
  • Educate team members about integrating systems collaboratively & efficiently.
  • Analyze and improve product features.
  • Performance tuning of mission critical applications.
  • Drive creative solutions for Product and Services initiatives and deliver robust application design that provides intuitive user interface and easy navigation for the B2B users and customers.
  • Collaborate with the business partners, business analyst and interfacing team to define user interface, screen navigation and integration with interfacing systems for the system enhancements.
  • Lead projects and schedule/plan tasks for onsite and offshore team members and track the progress and ensure the deliverables are met.
  • Develop resolutions to complex problems creatively and make decisions that impact projects & staff members.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Strong programming skills in Java, J2EE, JDBC, JPA, Hibernate, Spring and Spring Boot framework, RESTful API.
  • Experience with front-end frameworks such as JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, ExtJS, React/Angular and Bootstrap.

Even better if you have:

  • Track record of mastering new technologies and willingness to get the certifications timely.
  • Proficiency in developing cloud-native applications that adhere to micro services and twelve-factor application principles.
  • Proficiency with orchestration template technologies such as: AWS Cloud Formation.
  • Proficiency with cloud-based infrastructure-as-a-service platforms: AWS, Google Compute Engine, Azure, Soft Layer, OpenStack.
  • Experience using Agile, Lean, and DevOps practices.
  • Experience in Multithreading.
  • Knowledge of security issues, solutions and products like Fortify, Blackduck, Prevoty etc.
  • AWS cloud enablement experience.
  • Very comfortable with UNIX shell scripting, VI, and other utilities.
  • Good knowledge of Git or other modern version control system, Gradle, IntelliJ/Eclipse, Jenkins, CI/CD , DevOps, Oracle PL/SQL, Aurora Postgres.
  • A Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Science.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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