Java Application Lead

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Skills: Java, Spring, RESTful, Sturst, Hibernate

Job Description

Why you want to work here:

  • Opportunity to join a Major Motion Picture Studio that is always pushing the technological limits and coming up with cool new ways to deliver content to consumers.
  • Fantastic chance for career advancement within the company, as employees stay for years and the growth potential is huge!
  • Ability to pick-up on the job training in technologies that will help optimize processes.
  • It’s just a cool company to have on your resume.

What You Will Do

  • Support department applications (Java based) and provide technical inputs for SAAS applications supporting workflows
  • Direct a team of resources in daily monitoring, supporting, maintaining and enhancing a set of application systems
  • Work with the business unit and suppliers to prioritize, plan and schedule maintenance and enhancement requests/releases for implementation
  • Support the selection, development, and implementation of effective solutions that will result in efficient and cost-effective global infrastructure
  • Organize and lead internal/external resources to solve the technical challenges of a software project including the overall architecture of the desired system
  • Ensure compliance with various requirements (i.e. Information Security, Compliance, Legal and/or regulatory) for both internal and SAAS applications
  • Ensure requirements for Data Integrity, Process, Technology, Audit and Security architecture are met and that software is developed per established organizational standards
  • Collaborate with BRM and ADM teams to research third party products and solutions to the company
  • Document service infractions and Service Level Agreement (SLA) violations and work with vendors to remediate and resolve issues
  • High- and low-level design documents and technical specifications for development and enhancement work efforts
  • Additional duties include:
  • Problem management, root cause analyses, service level standards, metrics and reports
  • Software maintenance/enhancement releases, documentation, test plans, test results, and audit reports

What Gets You the Job?

  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering/Science equivalent
  • 8+ years’ experience in a technology role (3+ years as a lead)
  • Experience with the following:
    • Java, JavaScript, RESTful web services, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Java EE, XML, HTML, PL/SQL, Oracle 11g, MySQL
    • Web 2.0 technologies, architectural patterns, design patterns, JEE framework and other related frameworks as related to industry best practices for software development
  • Ability to interface with other technical leads/developers to perform design and code walkthroughs
  • Experience with agile development and continuous integration
  • Strong advocate of test first development and depth of experience with unit test frameworks
  • Ability to keep current with present challenges and future trends
  • Database design and development experience is a plus

Keywords: Java, Spring, RESTful, Struts, Hibernate

Compensation: $135,000 Per Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Scott MacKinnon
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