Developer II Digital Engineering
- Military veterans preferred
Chicago Illinois United States
Writes code and scripts that provide desired functionality to the digital solutions, typically for large, complex or leading edge sites, products and programs. Implements activities that influence important components / processes of the functional area. Work is received short- and mid-term assignments that are important / complicated undertakings that require a comprehensive understanding of the organization's current web-based applications, coding languages, tools and regularly require the application of independent judgment.
Actively involved in the daily operational activities that generally influence important components / processes of the on-line technology function, including but not limited to writing code and scripts that provide desired functionality to the web-based software, typically for large, complex or leading edge sites, products and programs and developing software applications and tools.
Maintains and supports existing, and develops web-based applications and tools.
Contributes to software design.
Evaluates compatibility of programs with existing communications hardware and software.
Develops web-based prototypes and protocols to support established standards.
Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
Coordinates cross-functionally to accomplish assigned tasks.
Gathers and updates necessary information and communicates to appropriate parties.
May assist in incident resolution that may include on-call rotation.
May mentor less experienced members of the team.
Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years of experience application development and maintenance OR High school / GED and at least 5 years of application development experience
Experience establishing & maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community & with vendors.
Experience using time management skills such as prioritizing/organizing and tracking details and meeting deadlines of multiple projects with varying completion dates.
Experience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.
Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).
Preferred Qualifications • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar field • Experience working in an Agile environment • At least 4 years of progressively complex related experience. • Experience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems • Web/backend Developer - 4 years of experience
Previous experience with full stack development ranging from front-end user interfaces to back-end systems
Proficient in back-end languages like Java, Springboot etc. with exposure to performance optimization of high traffic & scalable services
Have exposure with modern UI frameworks like React, Node with good knowledge of front-end design pattern (stateless components, conditional rendering, controlled components, hooks etc.)
Working knowledge with distributed SQL (e.g., Oracle, MySQL), NoSQL (MongoDB, Cassandra)
Have an exposure to implementation, capacity planning & performance tuning of Cloud technologies – Azure (ACS, AKS), Google, IBM, AWS or Cloud Foundry
Knowledge of software engineering best practices including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build process, testing & operations
Have working knowledge developing Microservice, Rest or SOAP webservice