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Jira Developer

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job # 10248947
Date Posted: 12-14-2017
Our client, a major government agency in Atlanta, Georgia is looking for Jira Developer for 6 months contract   position.  If you are interested and meet below requirements please email or apply online for immediate considerations. Thank you for your time.
Job Title: Jira Developer
Location:  Atlanta, Georgia
Duration:  6 months
Note: Must be US Citizen to be considered for this opportunity.

Skills: Jira/Confluence functionality, Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.), Java for Jira 7.x and Confluence 6.x, REST API using Java for Jira and Confluence, SQL, JQL query, SAML, SAML2, Jira Service Desk

GTRI is looking for a Jira tools developer to design, develop, and deploy plugins and customizations for a Jira/Confluence instance.
The Jira tools Developer role provides challenging opportunities and ample room for critical thinking in building extensible solutions that meet the unique needs of our teams while scaling out to support the daily collaboration of the entire organization.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with Business Analysts and cross-functional teams to collect requirements and develop solutions to support the daily needs of a rapidly growing business
  • Create custom scripts in Jira to automate workflow and extend base functionality
  • Design, develop, and deploy plugins and customizations for Jira/Confluence
  • Develop interfaces between external tooling and Jira/Confluence infrastructure
  • Manage complex Jira workflows, screen schemes, permission schemes, and notification schemes
  • Provide administrative support for Jira/Confluence to ensure best health and security standards
Minimum Requirements
  • Scripting skills is a must. Ability to automate and extend base Jira/Confluence functionality
  • Experience in setting up and supporting Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.)
  • Experience developing custom plugins using Java for Jira 7.x and Confluence 6.x
  • Experience using/extending REST API using Java for Jira and Confluence
  • Basic SQL and JQL query experience
  • Experience customizing workflows, setting up dashboards, and generating reports
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the software development cycle
  • Excellent problem solving skills and demonstration of critical thinking
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Single Sign On protocols such as SAML, SAML2
  • Experience with Jira Service Desk
  • Experience in customizing the look and feel of Jira Service Desk
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