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Java Developer - (Remote)

Ref: CA_EN_6_919740_1519039

Posted on 07 November 2023
Toronto, Ontario
Contract Type
Java Developer Contract Duration: 6 months Location: Toronto, HYBRID 1-2 times in office a month

Our client is seeking a skilled KSH/Bash and Java developer to assist their team in the development and migration of existing shell scripts and command-line tools for batch automation and monitoring.

  • Develop and migrate shell scripts and command-line tools from Solaris to Linux.
  • Migrate scripts from Perl to KSH/Bash.
  • Migrate Java code from Java 6 to Java 8/11/17.
  • Collaborating with software developers to integrate batch scripts with applications and services.
  • Troubleshooting and debugging scripts and command-line tools.
  • Documenting code and working with QA team to test the scripts.
  • Help setup SFTP connections to other servers (internal and external).
  • Work with the technical lead to open firewall as needed.
  • Submit requests to create job schedules.
  • Upgrade and test Sybase client used by batch scripts.
  • Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area.
Required Skills:
  • 8+ years’ experience as a developer with Java 8 or above
  • Proven experience as a shell script (bash, ksh) developer or similar role
  • Strong understanding of Linux and Solaris operating systems and shell scripting
  • Experience with open-source tools and libraries, such as awk, sed, grep, and more
  • Working experience with Java, J2EE, Web Services (SOAP & REST), JAX-WS, JAX-RS
  • Working experience with Database such as Sybase or MS SQL
Nice to Have:
  • Working experience in JSON/RESTful, XML and SOAP services
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and DevOps automation
  • Good understanding of networking concepts and protocols
  • Good understanding of SSL/TLS encryption protocol and its usage in network communication
  • Familiarity with scheduling tools (SysAdmiral, AutoSys)
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills

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