Blockchain Developer

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Lafayette, LA
Date Posted July 2, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Position Description:

Our Blockchain practice is building a team of top talent dedicated to delivering the next generation of services and solutions to our Commercial, State and Local customers. We are agile practitioners, user-centric designers, data scientists, application specialists, and business-oriented technologists. Our digital solutions transform the way our customers engage with their customers, empower their workforce, and deliver strong mission outcomes.

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Blockchain application developer to join our Digital Insights team at CGI. Reporting to the Blockchain Practice leader, you will work side-by-side with teammates from a variety of backgrounds in Web applications development, Data Science, AI, Intelligent Automation, and Cloud. You will help our US Commercial, State and Local Government (CSG) clients improve operational efficiency, while expanding your own skills in development of cutting-edge automation solutions.

Responsibilities:

• Design, develop, and test solutions to automate processes, activities, and tasks through Blockchain platforms.
• Participate in requirements gathering and design through client meeting, interviews, and workshops.
• Build and maintain application components for multiple projects and clients.
• Participate in deployment of Blockchain platform components such as Hyperledger Fabric, Tendermint, EOS and the like, development tools, and systems integrations, to meet enterprise requirements for security, scalability, and performance.
• Contributes to future technology architecture roadmap by recommending options from third party/cloud solutions and participating in Proof of Concept (POC)/Prototyping initiatives.
• Contribute to the technical direction on design considerations, including performance, scalability, availability, maintainability, and auditability by researching and performing POCs.
• Participates in estimation and planning activities within the Agile team
• Communicates daily with the Scrum Master and teammates on progress, plans for the day, and reports any issues blocking progress
• Participates in demos, code reviews, and retrospectives; communicates ideas for team continuous improvement and willingly receives feedback for self-improvement
• Focuses on delivering business priority and value at all times
• Participate in QA testing activities, including testing at the task and end-to-end process levels, integration testing, and user acceptance testing.
• Design, develop, and test solutions on various platforms through Blockchain platforms and supporting tools such as NodeJS or Java.
• Participate in requirements gathering and design through client meeting, interviews, and workshops.
• Build and maintain sets of automations for multiple projects and clients.
• Analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve problems and issues. Report, track, and address defects. Deploy new versions of updated software and enhanced automations.
• Document technical designs, release notes, and other project documentation to support development, security, operations, and maintenance.

Required Skills: •Occasional travel as needed to customer locations.
•Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, IT, MIS, Engineering, or related fields.
•2-5 years of full-stack software development experience
•Experience in NodeJS, GoLang and Java.
•Understanding of multiple Blockchain environments such as Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric preferred.
•Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
•General understanding of UML, BPMN, or technical design documents relevant to process modeling and design.
•Past experience working as part of a collaborative team that practices Agile and/or DevOps throughout the SDLC.
•Preferred experience across the SDLC, including requirements, design, development, testing, documentation, training, deployment, operations, support and maintenance.
•Must be an adaptable self-starter.
•Ability to work well with business unit SME's, Business Analysts, vendors, and end users in cross-functional teams.
•Track record of meeting or exceeding client expectations, personal performance expectations, and achieving project goals.
•Strong communication skills
•Blockchain developer certification preferred.

Skills:

  • Blockchain
  • Java

What you can expect from us:

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