Senior Applications Developer

Job ID:
, VA
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
$130,000.00 per year
Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

SR. Applications Developer

Looking for a candidate to do production support of ETL data warehouse. Keys are either datastage and/or informatica. prefer datastage. You will do 8 hour rotational shifts weekday nights and weekends to do break fix troubleshooting production issues. Must have good SQL quary skills.

  • Provide Level 2 support for production business applications
  • Perform job failure analysis and problem symptom analysis
  • Support incident and problem management processes
  • Conduct Impact analysis for infrastructure and application upgrades
  • Maintain knowledge database articles
  • Provide application system account support, including password management, release management, and production support
  • Perform analysis to resolve application data issues (for a subset of applications)
  • Provide production reports on a daily, weekly, monthly or ad hoc basis as required
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation coverage for all supported applications
  • Document lessons learned
  • Perform other tasks as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, related field or equivalent experience
  • Typically has 5-7 years of relevant industry experience
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of application development or support coupled with infrastructure experience
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of collective experience with databases (Sybase, DB2, SQL Server, Oracle) and Security (Firewall, AD, TAM, LDAP, certificate)
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of hands on experience with Scripting language: UNIX Shell, Perl, etc.
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of strong experience in troubleshooting Unix/Linux, Networks, Firewall, Authentication, Security, DNS
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of strong support skills in Middleware technologies (WebLogic, webMethods, Apache, Tomcat, MQ, IIS, etc.) in UNIX/Linux and/or Windows environment.
  • Typically has 2+ years of support experience on Oracle Fusion Middleware Stack (SOA/OSB/BAM etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of Java, JEE, JSF, JPA, JSP, Web Services, HTML, XML, JDBC, SQL, OOA and OOD Concepts
  • Typically has 5-7+ years of hands on experience with job automation tools like Autosys or BladeLogic and monitoring tools like SiteScope, Spectrum, etc.
  • Typically has 2+ years of experience on Log monitoring tools like LogLogic, Splunk, etc.
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to multitask, and ability to set priorities
  • Strong data analysis, decision making, problem solving skills, and able to drive issues to resolution

Key to success in this role:

  • Experience in the financial industry, and associated operational processes and related data
  • Mainframe and MVS knowledge or experience
  • Knowledge of technologies like DataStage or Informatica
  • Hands-on experience with IT incident and change management tools like Remedy or Service Now
  • Incident Management and Problem Management experience
  • Knowledge of ITIL concepts
Company Info
Request Technology - Robyn Honquest