A Senior Associate Platform (Senior Developer/Track Lead Core Java/J2EE) contributes towards a particular module/s of work by bringing deep core technology expertise and relevant business subject matter expertise to the table.
Providing technical expertise for every phase of the project lifecycle from concept development to solution design, implementation, optimization and support.
Interacts with a set of clients (client senior developers and architects) to create technology specifications from business requirements for one of the modules within the project.
Prepares the technical design of the more complex technology components within the module (one or more of client/web presentation tier, server tier, data access and data model, integration component, package function customization)
Assists the architect in articulating the pros and cons of using a certain technology stack or component or design pattern versus another to the clients and project team and drives selection of technologies, designs to come up with the optimal architecture
Drives the performance tuning, re-design and re-factoring for a module
Contributes to designing and implementing the build, release process as well as system configuration and deployment characteristics of the application
Implements (hands-on) the module components based on Sapient and industry best practices.
Mentors the team (people working on the module and other project team members) on technology concepts and the Sapient way and best practices for design, implementation and other processes
Experience with Multithreading/Data Structures and Algorithms is highly preferred (not a mandate though)
Good communication skills and ability to work with global teams to define and deliver on projects.