ColdFusion Job Opportunity in Cincinnatti, OH

Job Description
The primary focus of this position is to provide ColdFusion application web development, application data arrival and data transfer support for various lines of business. This position is part of a larger ColdFusion Development team. This role is accountable for the availability, mean-time-to-repair (MTTR), and enhancements for mission critical ColdFusion applications and their ancillary data availability and reliability scripts and processes. The successful candidate will have an application development background, preferably with ColdFusion, but not required, and/or similar web application development experience, strong Structured Query Language (SQL) skills and strong Perl scripting experience. Experience with JavaScript, EXTJS and SSIS packages a plus. Exposure to and familiarity of multi-tier web applications architecture is required. Experience with Linux, Unix and Windows operating systems also required. Java programming experience is a plus, but not required. Perl scripting is required. Exposure to Agile Development methodologies also a plus, but not required. Candidate must be comfortable working within a team environment as well as be capable of working independently without supervision. Good written and oral communications skills are required. This role requires interaction and collaboration with business customers, technologist and developers. This role has a support rotation requirement. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, seasoned application developer interested in evolving Kroger’s mission critical applications.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide new application enhancements and remediate known application defects for ColdFusion mission critical applications that support Store and Division Lines of Business (LoBs).
  • Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and Business Analyst (BAs) to provide accurate development efforts for ColdFusion applications
  • Proven ability to create and modify Perl scripts
  • Experience supporting and developing multi-tier web application architectures
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) software a plus
  • Experience with EXTJS and JavaScript a plus
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Agile Development methodology is a plus
  • HTML and other markup language experience required
  • Strong applications development knowledge in ColdFusion or similar web applications development experience required
  • Strong troubleshooting skills with ability to analyze application core dumps, system dumps, heaps dumps and logs to determine root cause analysis
  • Assist and or lead medium to large scale development efforts
  • Able to triage and diagnosis defects with web applications
  • Experience with Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • Extensive experience with crafting database application program interface (API) for data retrieval from databases
  • Proven understanding of security and administration best practices
  • Familiarity with on premise Software As A Service (SaaS) a plus
  • Working knowledge and familiarity with Disaster Recovery activities a plus
  • Provide business hours and off-hours support on a rotational bases
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Be able to work within a team environment and independently without supervision

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years ColdFusion development experience preferred, but similar web application experience (java) will apply
  • 2-4 years experience working with multitier applications environments and architectures
  • 3-5 years experience with Perl scripting and/or similar scripting experience
  • 3-5 years of SQL experience
  • 1-3 years of experience with Linux OS and Windows (Server) OS

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Bachelor degree in IS or related equivalent work experience in an Information Systems position.

Potential Career Path from this position:

  • Senior Application Developer
  • Senior Engineer
  • Senior Information Architect
  • Senior Applications Analyst

Job Type: Contract

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