Arrow Electronics Applications Architect/Development Lead in Englewood, Colorado

Position:

Applications Architect/Development Lead

Job Description:

Senior Java Developer

  • Designs and develops software solutions to meet business requirements. Manages full software development life cycle including testing, implementation, and auditing. Performs solution design, bug verification, and beta support, which may require research and analysis.

  • Execute, assess, and troubleshoot software programs and applications. Analyze and amend software errors in a timely and accurate fashion, and participate in software upgrades, revisions, fixes and patches as mandated by the vendor.

  • Design, develop and document specifications throughout the project life cycle.

  • Guide developers on issues related to the design, development, and deployment of mission-critical information and software systems; review work of development teams.

Job Complexity

  • Requires in-depth knowledge and experience

  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions

  • Works independently; receives minimal guidance

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience

  • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products/services or processes

  • Typically resolves complex problems or problems where precedent may not exist

  • Often leads the work of project teams; may formally train junior staff

  • Works independently

Experience / Education

Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience with a 4 year degree; or 6 years and an advanced degree; or equivalent experience.

  • Assist with technical design for solutions to business requirements

  • Develop server APIs to support client applications

  • Perform complex, intensive business-to-business integration development

  • Troubleshoot and fix defects

  • Perform performance tuning

  • Document designs and implementation

  • Mentor junior team members on development techniques

  • Ensure team members develop using best practices including Unit Testing and Code Reviews

Requirements:

  • Strong Java background in a team environment


  • Experience designing and developing relational database-driven applications (PL/SQL preferred but not required)


  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design and practices


  • Experience working on the server side of client/server, web-based applications, preferably using Web Services


  • Demonstrated ability to develop scalable solutions from business requirements


  • Experience working with Git repositories

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the Agile development methodology


  • Knowledge of build systems such as Maven, Ant and Jenkins

  • Experience with testing frameworks like JUnit and Selenium

  • Familiarity with a Mac/Linux development environment

  • Experience with writing basic SQL statements

What is in it for you?

  • Training Skills development

  • Performance coaching

  • Medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401k domestic partners program and more

  • Community involvement opportunities

At Arrow, we are driving innovation and choice by offering employees a variety of benefits designed to keep you and your family physically and financially healthy.Our comprehensive, competitive benefits program is an important part of your total compensation package. We offer a variety of plans and coverage including health and welfare, retirement, paid time off, and voluntary benefits as well as resources to help you make cost-effective decisions for you and your family. Everyone counts at Arrow, and our benefits enable you to achieve and maintain better health and plan for your future as we work together toward smarter solutions in tomorrow’s technology.Arrow offers competitive time off for you, which includes accrued vacation time, personal and floating holidays, in addition to other observed holidays. These are granted based on the date you join the company in any given year. http://benefits.arrow.com

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Arrow Electronics, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please refer to our Hiring Process & Accommodations Request Instructions on our Career Site to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

Location:

Denver (Englewood)

Time Type:

Full time

Most people live in the present. But a handful of us live in a world that doesn’t exist yet — the world of Five Years Out. Five Years Out is the tangible future. And it’s a way of thinking at Arrow that serves as a springboard for innovators, helping them see what’s coming and stay ahead of what’s ahead.

We are much more than products and services. We’re a community of designers, engineers, builders and visionaries who navigate the path between possibility and practicality, across the complete lifecycle of electronics, in some of the fastest-growing commercial and industrial markets on the planet.

The work we do is everywhere, from things you’ve never seen to things you can’t live without. A Fortune 119 company with more than 18,700 employees in over 90 countries, and 2016 sales of $23.8 billion, we guide innovation forward for the world’s leading technologies used in homes, businesses and daily life. If it takes a charge, chances are we helped design it, build it and get it to market.

Are you Five Years Out? Then chances are, you’ll enjoy working with us.

Arrow is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Arrow will make reasonable accommodations that enable qualified individuals to perform the essential functions of their jobs so long as the accommodation does not create an undue hardship.