Senior Software Engineer

Dallas, TX
Mar 06, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Sr. Software Engineer

Zigatta has teamed up with a top tier client in search of a Senior Software Engineer. Our client is within the top tier of their industry, and has one of the best cultures in DFW. They are currently going through tremendous growth and have been named one of the Best Places to Work in Texas! There are tons of critical initiatives in place, and this role will help drive those initiatives and critical technology projects.


This Sr. Software Engineer reports to the Director of Development and is a lead developer responsible for the development of new software products and enhancements to existing products. This individual should excel in working with high volume, low latency transactional J2EE applications and frameworks and have outstanding communication and leadership skills. This role acts as a lead software developer on an Agile Scrum team working with the development team members through all phases of the system development life cycle. The Sr. Software Engineer mentors and trains developers on new technology and software and enforces code quality of our code through code analysis, code reviews, unit and integration testing

This position has the following responsibilities:
  • Develops and supports software including applications, database integration, interfaces, and new functionality enhancements.
  • Troubleshoots and supports interface applications, configure production setup, interface setup and support implementations and installations for new and existing applications and systems.
  • Actively participates in Agile Scrum teams and code reviews.
  • Coordinates with Project Manager/Scrum Master to insure project meets established business objectives, complies with established functional documentation standards, and validates software releases for compliance with the functional specification/user stories.
  • Ensures assigned project design and implementation user stories and tasks are consistent with established direction; identifies and communicates customer expectations
  • Create and maintain design, development, and functional system documentation following established practices and policies.

  • Highly skilled application developer.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work individually or as a technical lead member of an Agile Scrum team.
  • Self-motivated, self- starter, multi-tasker, and demonstrated team-player.
  • Demonstrated leadership capability.
  • Technologies: Apache Camel, SOAP WS, Java 1.6 and above, Glassfish, Oracle Coherence, DOM, OTA, JAX-RS, JSON, SOAP, JAX-RS, Struts, Informix, JMS, JAXB, HTTP

Experience & Requirements:
  • Candidate must have 10+ years' experience in J2EE software development and experience with Perl and/or C and developing shell scripts
  • 5+ years' experience with databases (relational and/or NoSQL) including Informix with strong SQL skills; developing and supporting applications for Unix servers, developing distributed / multi-threaded applications and XML
  • 5+ years' experience developing web service applications, user interfaces, and Glassfish application server container applications.
  • Technologies: Apache Camel, SOAP WS, Java 1.6 and above, Glassfish, Oracle Coherence, DOM, OTA, JAX-RS, JSON, SOAP, JAX-RS, Struts, Informix, JMS, JAXB, HTTP
  • Experience with unit testing (JUnit) required.
  • Experience with production monitoring software such as SiteScope, issue tracking software, Agile tools such as Atlassian Jira and Confluence, and Continuous Integration tools
  • Experience with Hadoop.
  • Experience with LDAP is a plus.

Company Description
At Zigatta, we leverage our expertise to forge long term relationships with our clients based on our 8 core values. We consider ourselves more than just a vendor, but a valued partner for our clients to achieve their business objectives. It's more than just about delivering, its about exceeding.

Dallas, TX


Sun, 5 Mar 2017 12:37:57 PST