IT - Applications Development Consultant III in Eden Prairie, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

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Job #:  851357

What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position? (Please be detailed as to what the candidate is expected to do or complete on a daily basis) 
Ø Expected to work on both tactical and strategic assignments. 
Ø Expected to handle the manual work while figuring out how to automate it. 
Ø Deep understanding of each application deployed in Production 
Ø Troubleshooting Production issues and driving creative solutions 
Ø Driving and Documenting Root Cause Analysis of Problems experienced 
Ø Communicating and managing Production support issues with your consumers 
Ø Work with the development team to do bug fixes and make improve the platform reliability 
Ø Demonstrate and continuously develop substantial depth of knowledge and experience in a specific area of Java development and Portal and large scale product support 

What software tools/skills are needed to perform these daily responsibilities? 
o Agile methodologies and Test Driven Development 
o Experience in high level programming language - Java (Expert level) 
o Experience with programmatic interaction with a relational database like Oracle, PostGre SQL 
o Experience in the support handling multiple projects at the same. 
o Prior experience in working with Core Optum/UHG IT infrastructure and products. 
o Knowledge of the Middle-ware and Streaming technologies MuleESB and Kafka/Zookeeper. 
0 Experience in supporting and troubleshooting issue multiple java platforms 

What skills/attributes are a must have? 
o 9+ years of Development and Support experience on the Portal and Middle-ware technologies 
o 5+ years hands-on expertise with API/Java Development. 
o 5+ years hands-on expertise with Core Java programming and frameworks 
o 5+ years hands-on expertise with UNIX shell scripts and commands 
o 4+ years of experience working on large scale, multiple team projects 
o 3+ years of experience working on Dynatrace or similar products tools for production troubleshooting. 
o 2+ years of continuous integration experience (for example tools like Jenkins, Anthill Pro). 

What skills/attributes are nice to have? 
3+ years of experience with Agile methodologies and Test Driven Development 










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