GfK is looking for a Senior Java Developer (MRI-Simmons) #DeveloperJobs
Country United States of America Job Family Technology For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the worlds biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumers life – and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees. Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge! Job Description About MRI-Simmons: MRI-Simmons is the leading provider of insights on the American consumer. With thousands of attitudinal and behavioral data points, gathered through ongoing surveys and passive measurement, MRI-Simmons empowers advertisers, agencies, and media companies with deeper insights into the why behind consumer behavior. The companys flagship product (MRI-Simmons USA) is the leading multi-media study of Americans and is widely recognized as the industry standard for magazine audience ratings. Powered by address-based probabilistic sampling, MRI-Simmons USA measures real people, chosen at random to represent the US population in all its variations. This methodological approach ensures stability of insights and provides the most accurate view of the American consumer. Job Description As a Senior Java Developer, you will work with cross functional groups to understand the areas of enhancements, propose technical solutions, and provide estimates. You will be responsible for designing and building those solutions. You will enhance the core platform by improving APIs to be performant and scalable. You will work with a group of talented engineers to delivers the agreed work with quality and excellence. As Senior Java Developer, you will have following key accountabilities: Develop new software products and/or enhancements Define and document technical requirements Fully test software solutions and meet product quality standards prior to release to QA. Adhere to project delivery schedule. Resolve reported system issues. Ensure technology solutions support the needs of the customer and/or organization Now that we have introduced you to the position as Senior Java Developer, what skills, qualifications and experience should you, have? Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Great problem-solving abilities. Strong Java Programming skills. Minimum 4 years of experience in Core Java and 3 years in Spring Framework / Spring Boot. Strong SQL skills. Minimum 2 years of experience working with Oracle Database. Experience supporting services in a production environment Experience working with remote teams Experience working on a team with a CI/CD process. Familiarity using tools like Git, Jira. Salary commensurate with experience, annual base salary range: $120,000 – $140,000 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. We are not responsible for any fee related to unsolicited resumes from 3rd party staffing and recruiting agencies (whether submitted through this website or sent directly to employees) unless a written agreement is in place between the agency and GfK (Company) and an authorized Company representative makes a written request to the agency to assist with this requisition. Similarly, no fee will be paid for candidates who apply and claim to be represented by an agency. Any unsolicited resumes, CVs, or other candidate information submitted by an agency will become the property of GfK, and no fee will be paid in the event such candidate is hired. We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours. We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions. Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!