C071217: Web API Developer

Job Location:

St. Louis, MO

The role:

As an IT professional with Ferguson Consulting, you will work as a Java Web API Developer, onsite, at our telecommucications client in St. Louis.

You will need the maturity, motivation and some previous client experience to work productively in our client organizations. As a Ferguson employee, and a consultant to our end client, you will be able to focus on your technical skills development - which is what we do best.

Our rigorous screening for technical skills and client compatibility and our commitment to continuing education make our consultant’s valuable assets to the clients we serve. Our client’s know that Ferguson’s professionals will fit seamlessly with their operations and their staff.

We’ve learned over the years how to comply with our clients’ unique procurement procedures and to keep in step with their overall processes so we can be responsive to their requests and requirements.

Description:

Candidate will be working on a team of 6+ DEVS, 4 BA, 1 PMs, and 3 QA. These resources are dedicated to supporting and developing a robust enterprise workflow/ticketing system called TMS (Task Management System), which is used by many different departments across the enterprise with 10K+ users. TMS is comprised of a full-featured dashboard and modules supporting business-critical functions such as task creation, automation, communications, and reporting. TMS is a proprietary web application, built from the grown up and very flexible/extensible ASP.NET MVC application written in C#.NET with a SQL Server 2012 backend. The candidate would be a full-stack developer who has experience and passion with ASP.NET MVC, front-end languages (JavaScript, CSS3, HTML), and supporting technologies like Bootstrap, jQuery, JSON, and Knockout. Experience with REST API and SQL Server are required.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, modify, and implement web applications and/or services designed to support the client based web applications
  • Responsible for all aspects of the software development lifecycle
  • Expected to be on top of industry tools and trends in web development and/or web API development.

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge and experience with Spring & Spring MVC
  • Solid understanding of OOP
  • Experience with Unit Testing frameworks and continuous integration tools
  • Strong communication skills

Differentiators:

  • Spring Boot
  • Solid understanding of RESTful API design
  • Good understanding of git version control system
  • Experience with Java 8
  • Experience with Maven

Technologies:

  • React JS
  • ES6
  • Webpack
  • Babel
  • Immutable
  • Java 8
  • Spring Boot
  • Netflix OSS
  • Mongo

The benefits:

We hire IT professionals who like to work with smart people and can hold their own in a demanding environment. Our employees build a career at Ferguson. Here IT isn’t a support function for our business – it IS our business. We strive to develop a professional relationship with each employee – and that is what you are, our direct employee. Our pay and benefit levels recognize the advanced skills of our talented staff members. In addition, we are unique in our market in the emphasis that we place on continuing education, including an annual training allowance that is an integral part of our compensation package. This kind of investment in our employees’ professional development is an important contributor to making Ferguson a desirable place to build an IT career. As a W-2 employee, your first assignment will be just that – the first of many. Our goal is to establish a long-term employee relationship with you.

The compensation:

Highly competitive base salary.

Paid overtime

$.60/$1 401K match

160 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) Benefits

Bonus System

Health, vision, dental, and life insurance

Short-term and long-term disability

Training allowance for Leading Industry Professional Training with SLU/Wash U.

How to Apply:

If you are looking for a change and/or are interested in building or continuing your career as an IT professional and have the ability to thrive in challenging, fast-paced environments, we want to hear from you.

Please send your resume to Leon Lamphear at llamphear@fergcons.com

Please review our website fergusonconsultinginc.com and find out more about who we are and what we can do for you.

W-2 CANDIDATES ONLY. NO CORP-TO-CORP.


Leon Lamphear
Ferguson Consulting
1350 Timberlake Manor Parkway, Suite 500
Chesterfield,MO 63017
(636) 728 -4409
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