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Senior Java Software Developer/Architect

Date: Jan 28, 2023

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30308

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

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Job Description

Norfolk Southern is actively recruiting for proven senior java developers/architects who can play a vital role in design, development & support of modern intermodal terminal control software using java technologies.

 

This position is for highly motivated individuals who can self-start, work with different teams and meet corporate goals with robust, highly available, high transaction volume, fault tolerant and scalable enterprise software systems.

 

You will be responsible for meeting time lines with high standards.  You should be able to provide application support when needed.

Experience Required

  • 10+ years of experience in addressing large scale requirements by J2EE based design, development, implementation & support of large scale secure software products, projects with object oriented design and implementing design by proven design patterns.
    • Modelling different business domains and its relationship.
    • UML representation of the design.
    • Sequence diagrams for different cases.
    • Flow charts & class diagrams
    • Entity relationship
    • Experience in analyzing situation errors, tasking, take action and verify results.
  • Adhering to Software Development Life cycle (SDLC).
  • Modelling business objects based on Use cases and Domain models.
  • Core java fundamentals & J2EE implementations in a UNIX/Linux environment.
  • Automated unit tests.
  • JVM tuning for optimized performance.
  • Solid experience in using relational databases like DB2 & Oracle.
  • SOAP & REST web services using JSON & XML.
  • Interoperability with different in house and third party products.
  • Designing API and integration with other products.
  • Integrated development environments like Eclipse.
  • J2EE application servers like WebLogic or JBoss.
  • Java authentication & authorization.
  • Excellent documentation, communication & interpersonal skills.

Skills Required

  • Ability to create and work with various UML artifacts such has Use Cases, Class diagrams, Sequence diagrams, Activity diagrams.
  • Design core java platform classes including the Java collection framework, iteration, sorting, enumeration & annotation classes.
  • Detailed understanding of Java fundamentals like multi-threading, thread ctrol, thread pools and thread pool executors.
  • In depth understanding of JEE Framework including Enterprise Java Beans, Java Messaging Service encompassing both point to point messaging and publish and subscribe models.
  • Design XML and JSON schemas.
  • Understanding of Enterprise Integration Patterns and any associated Messaging Bus Technologies
  • Experience in database persistence frameworks like Hibernate & JPA as well as the ability to use direct SQL as necessary
  • Effective database connection handling in J2EE application servers.
  • Build tools Ant & Gradle.

Skills Preferred

  • Build tools like Maven
  • Source control systems like TFS, SVN & GIT
  • IBM MQ
  • NoSQL databases (e.g. Cassandra)
  • Mobile application servers like IBM MobileFirst (MessageSight) and associated technologies like Apache Cordova.
  • MVC architecture with application frameworks like JSF and SpringMVC framework.
  • Front end java scripts based frameworks like EXTJS and front end development approaches based on AJAX & Web sockets.
  • Security products like Layer 7.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Automation using products like Jenkins and SonarQube
  • Experience with Enterprise Application Integration using an ESB

Company Overview

Since 1827, Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) and its predecessor companies have safely moved the goods and materials that drive the U.S. economy. Today, it operates a customer-centric and operations-driven freight transportation network. Committed to furthering sustainability, Norfolk Southern helps its customers avoid 15 million tons of yearly carbon emissions by shipping via rail. Its dedicated team members deliver more than 7 million carloads annually, from agriculture to consumer goods, and is the largest rail shipper of auto products and metals in North America. Norfolk Southern also has the most extensive intermodal network in the eastern U.S., serving a majority of the country’s population and manufacturing base, with connections to every major container port on the Atlantic coast as well as the Gulf of Mexico and Great Lakes. Learn more by visiting www.NorfolkSouthern.com.

At Norfolk Southern, we believe in celebrating our individuality. By leveraging the unique backgrounds and viewpoints of our employees, we can create a culture of innovation, respect, and inclusion. We know that employees thrive in a workplace where differing viewpoints, ideas, and experiences are freely shared and valued. As such, we encourage all employees to contribute their distinctive skills and capabilities to our organization.

Equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Together, we power progress.

Effective December 8, 2021, NS has paused its implementation of the COVID-19 vaccine mandate given the dynamic legal proceedings.  The ultimate outcome of the federal contractor vaccine mandate is yet to be determined. It is still possible that the mandate, as it applies to NS, could be upheld in court in the near future. If the mandate is upheld, NS employees will be required to be vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious accommodation.


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