FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Warren, Michigan
IT Software Engineer 3 #890066
Job Description:
The energy at our company is contagious. We’re driven by our immense passion, as we constantly seek out challenges and identify new opportunities. We work hard to connect with our customers and earn their loyalty for life.  Bring your talent to our company – our opportunities for growth span the globe. We will give you the training and opportunities to unleash your ambition.
The Microservices Developer role will involve close interaction with the entire CORE scrum team, Systems Architect, development team leaders, business team members and other members of the development team and will demand a high level of design and coding to implement and deliver enhancements. There will be ample opportunities to quickly expand on your technical experience, with plenty of business exposure.
This role requires a foundation in J2EE & Spring Boot Microservices with SQL experience. Java Microservices Developers provide leadership and technical expertise to enable multi-layered solution architectures that comprehend and specify business, application, data and infrastructure designs. The ideal candidate for this role will possess a passion for technology and a desire to enhance our safety related applications while maintaining their continuous availability.
What You Need
Applicants must have strong experience in developing scalable and highly available applications:
  • 4-year college degree preferably in computer science, computer engineering, information systems, mathematics.
  • 5+ years’ experience delivering Java / JEE business solutions
  • 3+ years’ experience working with agile development environment and DevOps culture
  • 2+ years' experience in developing 12-factor microservices while utilizing Continuous Integration, Build, and Delivery w/Spring, Spring Boot
  • Familiarity with multiple interface patterns including RESTful APIs and event-based messaging
  • 2+ years’ experience with Pivotal Cloud Foundry, CI/CD, Kubernetes, Kafka, Cassandra, Redis, Git, Junit, Dynatrace, ELK, Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana, Yaml, Swagger, Insomnia and Maven
  • Proficiency with BDD and TDD methodologies
  • Experience building and maintaining highly automated CI and CD pipelines leveraging technologies such as Azure DevOps Server (formerly TFS), Jenkins, Maven, Artifactory, Black Duck, Chef, SonarQube
  • Competency writing basic SQL queries. Oracle and/or Postgres experience a plus. NoSQL experience with Cassandra a plus.
  • Experience in designing and implementing container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes and Helm
  • Experience utilizing platform and infrastructure-as-a-service technologies and capabilities and their corresponding services (object store, configuration management, service registries, etc.). Pivotal Cloud Foundry experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience with the ELK stack and dashboarding within Kibana
  • Experience supporting applications in production
What is Even Better
  • Experience with SAFe Agile teams that have regularly delivered software while practicing code review
  • At least 5+ years relevant work experience
  • Demonstrates Being Bold, Be inclusive, Innovate now, It’s on me and One Team behaviors.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to effectively communicate and translate requirements into solutions using design documents and diagrams
  • Creative problem-solving skills that deliver elegant solutions to complex issues
  • Experience with monitoring tools, application performance tuning and effectively root causing problems and communicate solution to cross functional teams.
  • Ability to function with new technologies
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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