Contractor: Senior Software Development Consultants

Flint is looking for Senior Software Development Consultants to support our client, a global provider of database and analytics-related software, products, and services.

Summary Description:

  • Responsible for the development of new code to build standard web applications including both front end and backend components.
  • Ability to understand existing code which needs strong ‘JAVA’ skills. Excellent analytic abilities with an extensive background understanding of Database internals, SQL grammar, data structures and OS internals.
  • Development experience in PYTHON and JAVA Script will be a plus. He / She will also be involved in fixing bugs in the existing systems to gain an understanding of the different areas. Experience in working in LUNIX style environments is highly desirable.
  • Software Development consultant role includes architecting, designing, and building system applications to deliver business outcomes through close collaboration with the customer and definition of business requirements, associated functional and non-function requirements and high value technology solutions. Applications will be designed and delivered from a business defined base, consuming and exploit data that is captured and managed in the Unified Data Architecture, with a focus on enabling analytics at scale and on creating customer – and industry-specific analytic applications.

Education Requirements:

  • BS degree in computer science, computer engineering or an equivalent discipline.

Development experience:

  • Experience of 3+ years in Software development with JAVA on Linux OS.
  • Strong JAVA programming skills. Knowledge of Perl/Shell Scripting desirable.
  • Working experience in Data Structures.
  • Should be comfortable with SQL (ANSI/Database specific).
  • Frontend / Backend development skills including UX/UI design skills.
  • Ability to work with a Project Lead, Senior Developers, and Support Associates required.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Analyze existing systems bugs, design fix and unit test changes.
  • Architect, Design and Develop new features/change requests.
  • Interact with offshore/onshore associates on projects/assignments.

Scope:

  • Individual Contributor.
  • Works with Project Lead, reports to Software Development / Engineering practice lead.

Key skills and relevant technologies include, but are not necessarily limited to:

Basic Skills

  • Linux Shell Scripting.
  • ANSI SQL programming.
  • Data Visualization basics.

Programing Skills

  • fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • JavaScript frameworks such as Angular JS, React and Covalent.
  • Proficiency with server-side languages such as Java, PHP or .Net.
  • Java framework such as Spring, Spring Boot, Spring Data Rest, RESTful API.
  • database technology such as MySQL, Oracle and MongoDB.
  • JBPM (Java Business Process Management), MLE, Load balancers.
  • Experience with XML and JSON.
  • Strong analytical abilities.
  • perfect debugging skills.
  • IDE (IntelliJ, Eclipse) etc.

Data Science (is plus)

  • Data Mining basics.
  • Artificial Intelligent programming.
  • Machine learning Basics.
  • Spark, In Memory Analytic.

Tools

  • Git, Maven, or similar tools is a must.
  • Docker (is plus).

Soft Skills

  • Agile Learning.
  • Agile Software development.
  • Advanced problem-solving skills.
  • Creative Thinking & innovation basics

 

Location: Saudi Arabia and Egypt with some opportunities in Europe

Please submit your applications by December 17th 2021.

For more information and to apply contact Mark Ormsby at mark.ormsby@flintmail.com

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