Sr. Software Engineer
HAYS

New York, New York

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The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

Cognizant is seeking a Sr. Software Engineer in New York, NY.

Role Description

Software Engineer with hands-on experience on Java/J2EE and Javascript

Contracting at Cognizant will see you working with the world's leading companies to improve everyday life. Unlike many IT gigs, Cognizant's unique consultative approach will see you help clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses with the latest tech, not just deliver a standard project.

Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant serves 177 of the Fortune 500, and has enjoyed consecutive years of growth, so you'll never be short of finding your next gig with them. Plus you'll enjoy many of the perks you'd expect from one of the most admired companies in the world.

Skills & Requirements

• Strong Java 8 skills Microservices and Vert.X
• Building microservices Build tools like Maven Gradle
• Experience working with Apigee
• Knowledge on Cloud Application Development
• Projects with CICD (Continuous Integration Continuous Deployment)
• Familiarity with RESTful APIs/SPRING(Core&MVC) Strong proficiency in JavaScript including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
• Expert level hands on experience and understanding of React.js and its core principles -
• Knowledge of modern authorisation mechanisms such as JSON Web Token -Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
• A knack for bench marking page performance and implementing optimisation
• Familiarity with code versioning tools like GIT -NoSQL experience (CouchBase Mongo) added advantage -Spring framework -Testing tools Junit.
• Knowledge with Code Quality assessment tools like Sonar
• Basic Knowledge Performance and Stress testing skills (Jmeter etc.)
• Experience working in Agile Team -Understands the Agile/Scrum Ceremonies

Why Hays?

As Cognizant's chosen recruitment partner we have this role exclusively, so you will work with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of Cognizant, the role, the Information Technology industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers and so can keep you in mind when future gigs like this come up with Cognizant. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there's a position you really want, you're fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.
• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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