Enterprise Java Developers

Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date Posted: 16-03-2018
Tangentia is a Premier IBM Business Partner & was also awarded as the fastest growing IBM Business Partners for 2012, 2013 & 2014. Our Head office is in Toronto, Canada with offices in US and India as well. You can learn more at www.tangentia.com
Tangentia is one of the key Implementation partners with IBM and works closely with IBM services groups like GBS, GTS, and ISSW. Tangentia is authorized to sell and implement all IBM software brands across USA, Canada & India. Some of our key strengths are around  Identity & Access Management, IBM security, Sterling Commerce, Cognos, Tivoli, and WebSphere. Tangentia is also a key partner and works closely with the IBM training group.
We are hiring for the following positions, kindly send in your best resources
Job Title: Enterprise Java Developers
Job ID #: 180314
Saskatoon, SK
Duration: Longterm Contract 
Start Date: ASAP
Interview Type: Phone & Skype 
Job Description 
Senior resources
  • multiple years of experience in related technical landscape
  • able to learn to and maintain the application environment, ongoing enhancements, analysis of application processes and functionality
  • good communication skills and able to work as part of the team and independently
  • quick learner
  • understands the technology and what’s technically possible to help solution business problems
Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Applications (immediate/highest volume need)
  • Track and Trace (tracking of Rail fleet for 10,000+ railcars)
  • Cycle Time Management and Reporting (advanced analysis for rail fleet)
  • Customs Management (maintenance of customs rules and generation of require documents – rail and truck)
Finance Applications (likely to extend to these applications)
  • Credit Management (credit portal, ar balances, credit approval for orders, customer maintenance, etc.)
  • Financial Transaction Staging System (FTSS) (staging hub for transfer of financial journals between systems)
  • Joint Venture Invoicing (JVI (small app))
  • Natural Gas Hedging (small app)
Technical Environment
  • Environment: JEE 7
  • Persistence Layer: Open JPA 2+
  • User interface framework: Sencha GXT 3 / 4
  • Application Server: IBM WebSphere 8.5
  • Database: DB2 9.7+
  • Development environment: Rational Software Architect – eclipse plugin
  • Code Management: Rational Team Concert
  • Other smaller components: 
    - Quartz 
    - Dozer 
    - Jodatime 
    - junit / mockito for unit testing 
    - jboss rules engine 
    - ant for builds
Skills Needed
  • database
    • data table / schema design
    • creation of database objects in dev (tables, columns, triggers, index’s, etc)
    • creation of SQL scripts to provide to DBA’s for releases
    • optimizing and troubleshoot application/database performance issues in conjunction with foundational teams
    • developing sophisticated SQL Queries for data retrieval
  • application
    • troubleshoot application incidents (functional and technical)
    • develop/enhance applications with new functionality (new screens, new code, new processes, new libraries)
    • build and package releases for deployment by foundational teams
    • relatively high knowledge of WebSphere and related configurations
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the overall application development environment and ensuring functionality is meeting business needs
  • Transition application environment technical knowledge from current resources
  • Understand application functionality and the “art of the possible”
  • Work with functional IT and business owners to turn lean requirements into new ongoing application functionality
  • Agile delivery – lean requirements based of an agile approach to development / planning (sprints, interactive development, etc.)
  • Assess and provide development efforts
  • Provide application testing and documentation where required
  • Most work during business hours – however some additional time may be required from time to time for incident resolution, etc. when required
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