FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
info@fasttek.com
(734) 744-9373
Detroit, Michigan
IT Software Engineer 3 #886529
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 main function of a Software Engineer is to design, develop, implement, test, and maintain business and computer applications software or specialized utility programs including mainframe and client/server applications, and major enhancement of existing systems
 
Responsibilities:
  • Fine-tune and improve a variety of sophisticated software implementation projects
  • Gather and analyze system requirements, document specifications, and develop software solutions to meet client needs and data
  • Analyze and review enhancement requests and specifications
  • Implement system software and customize to client requirements
  • Prepare the detailed software specifications and test plans
  • Code new programs to client’s specifications and create test data for testing
  • Modify existing programs to new standards and conduct unit testing of developed programs
  • Create migration packages for system testing, user testing, and implementation
  • Provide quality assurance reviews
  • Perform post-implementation validation of software and resolve any bugs found during testing
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • 5-7 years’ experience required
  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design
  • large systems software design and development experience
  • Experience performing in-depth troubleshooting and unit testing with both new and legacy production systems
  • experience in programming and experience with problem diagnosis and resolution
 
Specific Responsibilities of this Position:
  • At least 3 years’ experience with the Pega platform.
  • Pega Decision Management & Pega Next Best Action Marketing experience preferred.
  • Machine Learning Experience.
  • Languages & Tools: PRPC 7.2.1, J2EE, Web Services-SOAP, REST API, SOAP-UI, Servlets, JSP, UML
  • Web/Application Servers: Web Logic, Web Sphere, and Apache Tomcat.
  • Web Technologies: SOAP, REST, HTML, XML, CSS.
  • Databases: Oracle8.x/9.x/7.x, DB2, SQL Server.
 
General
  • Relatively high level of analytical ability where problems are complex
  • Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area required
  • Appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals required
  • Knowledge and ability to effectively use of computer software as it pertains to job responsibilities
  • Knowledge and understanding of Corporate/unit policies and procedures
  • Education and Training
  • College degree with a major in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Certifed Pega Decisioning Consultant and Pega Marketing Consultant
 
Top Skills
  • At least 3 years’ experience with the Pega platform
  • Communication Skills – will interact with a lot of our employees so this candidate will need to have good communication skills
  • x/9.x/7.x, DB2, SQL Server
 
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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