Randstad Sr Application Engineer in New York, New York

Sr Application Engineer

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$55 - $70 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, March 9, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:607110

job description

A Senior Application Engineer Consultant with strong expertise in the development and maintenance of enterprise level, Java JEE based systems. The candidate will be part of a team responsible for developing and maintaining the KYCView application used by our Compliance business. Duties will include designing and developing new application features / code within the existing application framework, and researching, identifying, and devising solutions for software defects within the application. KYCView is written in Java 7.0, and involves the integration of JEE 6, web services, Oracle, IBM BPM and ODM, and MQ. Demonstrated expertise in analyzing and understanding existing application architectures, and developing solutions within a pre-existing framework, is a must.


  • Design and development of enhancements within KYCView application framework

  • Research and resolve defects during all phases of the software development cycle

  • Support and execute functional and performance testing

  • Assists in troubleshooting production environment and tuning the environments

  • Provides guidance on infrastructure and environment setup

  • Ensures technical best practices are followed during all phases of the project

  • Provides guidance on intended solution and best practices during development, configuration and testing phases

  • Performs code reviews and ensures standards are applied to each solution component



  • Strong, disciplined analytical and problem-solving skills. Must be able to learn independently and to contribute to resolving group technical problems.

  • Must have at least 10 + years of experience in design, implementation, and audit / review of systems applications, and code

  • Extensive Java, JEE n-tier application experience (Application

  • Experience in design, implementation, and audit / review of enterprise wide, large scale implementations

  • Knowledge of, and experience with, WAS, AngularJS 1.2 or higher, JavaScript EE6 or higher, Java 7 and higher, CSS, AJAX, JSON, Bootstrap, NodeJS, XML, Servlet and JSP

  • Experience with SOAP/REST web service development

  • Experience in Spring

  • Experience with WebSphere Application server is required.

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or related work experience required

Additional Pluses:

  • Familiarity with IBM BPM workflow, and ODM Rules Engines

  • Familiarity with IBM MQ message queues

  • Familiarity with tools such as GIT, SVN, JIRA and Maven

  • Familiarity with Tomcat

  • Skill in writing specifications that other programmers can use to code data interfaces, user interfaces and workflows

  • Knowledge of AML or KYC is big plus

  • Experience in the financial services industry is a plus