Sirius Computer Solutions Sr. Solutions Specialist - Java Development in Frankfort, Kentucky

*OPEN LOCATION + 50% AVG TRAVEL*

Position Summary :

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide advanced software development, application administration, and/or database administration solutions and support to our clients. This position will participate in activities such as installing, deploying, configuring, programming, testing, and documentation. This position will also handle customer engagements requiring knowledge of multiple technologies, and provide technical sales support.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Develops interfaces to other application systems

  • Provides advanced software development, application administration, or database administration solutions to clients by:

  • Creating technical and conceptual specifications in support of the clients’ business needs and functional specifications

  • Developing custom code and interfaces to other application systems as defined by the technical specifications

  • Conducting Unit Testing

  • Resolves issues discovered during System/Integration Testing, and User Acceptance Testing

  • Documents detailed design and code

Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field

  • At least five (5) years’ Information Technology work experience, to include experience with the following:

  • Java development for system integration

  • Open Source Tooling, such as Tomcat, Jetty, WebSphere, Nexus, Gatling (Optional Gradle), or similar

  • IDE Tooling, such as Eclipse, IBM Rational, IntelliJ, or similar

Other Position Requirements :

  • Experience with Major Frameworks, including Spring (most sub modules) and Hibernate

  • Experience with Data Layers, such as JPA, HSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, DB2, Oracle, or similar

  • Experience with Protocol Understanding, such as JSON, XML, XML Web Services, or similar

  • Experience with one or more of the following languages: JavaScript, NodeJS, Java, HTML, CSS

  • Experience with Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and/or Story Driven Development (SDD) Methodologies

  • Experience with Dependency Injection (IoC) and Development Automation

  • Demonstrated experience working with customers to clarify needs and requirements and to build a solution vision

  • Experience as a member of a technical project team, from design through delivery

  • Experience making technical decisions regarding assigned tasks when presented with options by other team members

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and identify potential problems and making appropriate changes

  • Demonstrated ability to create technical documentation

  • Demonstrated presentation and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Consulting experience

Data Privacy and Security :

  • All Sirius employees are responsible to safeguard the information and information systems that they use or handle in the execution of their duties. Employees are obligated to know and perform their duties in accordance with Sirius policies, standards, and procedures related to security and report security violations to the appropriate Sirius authority.

  • Participate at hire and annually in the Information Security Awareness training as well as other required training identified by the Human Resources department. Other data privacy and data security related regulatory training may be required based on your role or assignment.

Essential Functions:

The position exists to provide technical consulting solutions to customers and as such requires the ability to travel to and from customer sites and interact with customers on an ongoing and regular basis.

The above primary duties, responsibilities, and position requirements are not all inclusive.

Sirius is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. As a government contractor, Sirius takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans; maintains a drug-free workplace; and participates in E-Verify.

Individuals who receive job offers will be required to complete pre-employment screening that includes a background check verifying name, residences, education, work experience, and criminal convictions consistent with the Fair Credit Reporting Act; and a drug test for controlled substances consistent with the Drug-Free Workplace Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Sirius will not sponsor work eligibility for this position.