Senior User Interface Developer
Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specializes in the delivery of unique, personalized customer experiences across platforms and devices. For more than 30 years, Fortune 1000 companies and leading nonprofit organizations have partnered with Merkle to maximize the value of their customer portfolios. The agency’s heritage in data, technology, and analytics forms the foundation for its unmatched skills in understanding consumer insights that drive people-based marketing strategies. Merkle’s combined strengths in performance media, customer experience, customer relationship management, loyalty, and enterprise marketing technology drive improved marketing results and competitive advantage. With 4,400 employees, Merkle is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, with additional offices in the US, Europe, and Asia. In 2016, Merkle joined the Dentsu Aegis Network.
Senior User Interface Developer
The Senior UI Tech Lead Developer will work with a team of developers to design/build/maintain the full stack (UI, services, DB) application that integrates with our multi-terabyte marketing solutions which integrate and optimize client data across numerous sources. The ideal candidate will have in depth experience with web development technologies such as SPA (Single Page Applications), and RESTful web services using frameworks such as ReactJS, VueJS, RESTEasy, Restlet and Swagger. Additional experience building real-time data applications is a plus.
• Work as part of a global team in a matrix organization
• Developing user interface that manages metadata and activity reporting.
Other areas include:
➢ Contributing to shared library’s used by front-end and back-end teams
➢ Consulting to back-end team as a Java resource
➢ User interface design
Hands-on development and support of client deliverables including:
➢ Developing code to implement solutions
➢ Unit testing
➢ Assisting in QA/UAT phase as issues arise
➢ Deploying code and providing initial support
➢ Writing technical documentation
Key Skills and Experience:
Strong knowledge of software engineering and development methodologies, techniques, and tools, including Version Control systems (Subversion, Git), Issue Tracking (Jira), and Software Development Lifecycle Processes (agile). Experience in database marketing a plus. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
This job description is a summary of the essential functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties. The responsibilities, tasks, and duties of the jobholder might differ from those outlined in the job description. Other duties, as assigned by the supervisor, might be part of the job.
Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university in Computer Science or relevant professional experience
• 5+ years of application development experience
• 3+ years mentoring junior engineers with code reviews, software engineering best practices, and collaborative design
Solid knowledge of:
➢ Object Oriented development
➢ Cloud development experience (AWS preferred)
➢ Web development HTML, JS, REST, Application server (WildFly, JBoss, other)
➢ DB/SQL DB design, NoSQL solutions, RDMS (SQLServer, Snowflake, Big Query, Redshift, other)
➢ Java, JDK 1.8 and above, RESTful services, SOAP services a plus, Hibernate
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