Senior Software Engineer (JAVA)


Seyfarth Shaw LLP


Posted Under: Boston, Massachusetts jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 2101
Posted On: 2017-05-19 14:00:05

Charles River Systems, Inc. d/b/a Charles River Development (“CRD”) seeks a Senior Software Engineer (JAVA), in Burlington, Massachusetts. Duties: Position is characterized by specialized, highly quantitative, minimally supervised, financial software product design and development (Charles River Investment Management System applications specifically), involving complex and specialized system enhancements (to include server- side systems), toward performing the following, specific duties; module integration, complex algorithm design and implementation; web service expansion; enhancing scope of design of company-wide, unit testing measures (regarding JAVA components specifically), performed by lower-level software engineering personnel (not the senior engineer), to improve code quality; refactoring legacy code, also in the interest of improving code quality; isolating and tuning SQL scripts detrimentally affecting performance in both SQL Server and Oracle; developing and maintaining analytics; object- oriented design and programming, largely via JAVA, and involving multi- tier, J2EE environment development: additional, distinctive, application development otherwise via JSP, JAVAScript, HTML, CSS, AJAX, JUNIT, Apache Tomcat, and Ant; user interface analysis and development; use the Extract- Transform-Load process to develop Kettle scripts designed to enable end- user importation of models and system data otherwise; and web service maintenance. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science or a related technological discipline (to include Computer Applications, Information Technology, Information Science, Information Security, Information Management, Computational Management, or Management or Computer Information Systems); Engineering (to include Computer, Electronic, Electrical, Mechanical, Financial or Communication Engineering, or Engineering Management) or related field, plus five (5) years of progressive, post-baccalaureate, information technology industry experience which must include two (2) years of experience performing JAVA development and multi-tier J2EE development, performing object-oriented design and development, and using SQL or JUNIT. The overall, 'umbrella', five-year experience requirement includes, in addition, one (1) year with XML or web services. All qualifying experience, again, must have been acquired after attainment of the Bachelor's Degree. Or, in the alternative, Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science or a related technological discipline (to include Computer Applications, Information Technology, Information Science, Information Security, Information Management, Computational Management, or Management or Computer Information Systems); Engineering (to include Computer, Electronic, Electrical, Mechanical, Financial or Communication Engineering, or Engineering Management) or related field, plus two (2) years of experience performing JAVA development and multi-tier J2EE development, performing object- oriented design and development, using SQL or JUNIT, and one (1) year of experience with XML or web services. All qualifying experience, to reiterate, must have been acquired after attainment of the Bachelor's Degree. Multiple, full-time, permanent, immediately available openings. Travel not required. Worksite: 700 District Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803. Must live in Burlington, MA, or within a reasonable, daily commuting distance thereof (e.g., regions contemplated can include Greater Boston, Greater Lowell, Greater Worcester, Central Massachusetts. Massachusetts' MetroWest, North or South Shore regions, or Southern New Hampshire). Telecommuting (working remotely from home) not permitted. Non-supervisory (unlike the Computer/Info. Sys. Mgr.). Lacking subordinate, direct reports. Hands-on in functionality making individual contribution where responsible for proprietary application development (using JAVA principally). Submit resume to CRD, Danielle Shea, 700 District Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803. Reference Position Number: CK17