Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacture, development, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers. The company manufactures products under well-known brands such as Sherwin-Williams, Valspar, HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Thompson's Water Seal, Cabot and many more. Sherwin-Williams branded products are sold exclusively through a chain of more than 4,100 company-operated stores and facilities, while the company's other brands are sold through leading mass merchandisers, home centers, independent paint dealers, hardware stores, automotive retailers, and industrial distributors. The company supplies a broad range of highly-engineered industrial and OEM coatings for wood and general industrial, coil, packaging, protective and marine, and transportation applications worldwide. Our 60,000 employees are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to find a career that takes you places.
The Senior Web Developer is responsible for customizing and supporting a variety of web applications in support of Master Data Management and company business strategies and objectives. The incumbent will have strong technical skills and knowledge in JEE/Java Frameworks and related web technologies and will act as a technical resource charged with the design, development, quality assurance, implementation, and support of the MDM web applications.
Strategy & Planning
Recommend system changes and enhancements for continuous improvement.
Actively working to obtain a broad knowledge of new technology, equipment, and systems.
Research tools and technologies and identify those that can best help serve the needs of clients.
Analyze functional requirements and provide technical solutions and estimates for all phases of the implementation.
Acquisition & Deployment
Perform programming assignments requiring knowledge of established programming standards, methods, and best practices using current IDE and version control technologies.
Perform mass data loads and updates.
Design and customize existing user interfaces, create new user interfaces, modify back-end business rules and data validations, and modify or create web-services based on business requirements.
Design and develop new integration points and work to improve and maintain existing integration points.
Perform some system administrative tasks including changes to job scheduling, shell scripting, shutdown/restart of environments, and deployment
Mitigate significant risks associated with projects, which have a high technical complexity and/or involve significant challenges to the business.
Create and maintain system documentation.
Perform functional testing and create manual or automated testing scripts.
Work with existing systems to track and manage requests and issues.
Provide technical production support and troubleshooting of the MDM web applications and integration points.
Work directly with the business teams and lead some larger projects.
Train and share knowledge with development teams and business teams
Assist with projects as may be required to contribute to efficiency and effectiveness of the work.
Attend management meetings on behalf of team.
Log time by project, updating support tickets, and maintaining documentation.
Conduct research into new technologies, including tools, components, and frameworks.
Make presentations to management, clients, and peer groups as requested.
Participate in hiring activities and fulfilling affirmative action obligations and ensuring compliance with the equal employment opportunity policy.
Formal Education & Certification
Bachelor degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience.
Knowledge & Experience
5+ years of IT experience.
Some experience leading projects preferred.
Experience with all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).
Experience working with customers to build and formulate business requirements.
5+ years experience developing in the Java programing language.
3+ years experience with Web Application Development in the JEE environment.
1+ years experience with Web Services (SOAP or RESTful).
1+ years experience with SQL.
1+ years with Object Oriented Design and Analysis (OOAD).
1+ years experience with Web / Application Containers.
Experience with Primefaces or Oracle ADF Faces (JSF), EJB, JPA, JQuery, Oracle PL/SQL, Hibernate, or JBoss Enterprise Application Development Platform (EAP) or Oracle Weblogic preferred, but not required.
Knowledge of Business Process Management platforms, Data Virtualization or other integration platforms, Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) or Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), or GitHUB or other source control software a plus.
Strong written and oral communications skills.
Proven ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas, and technologies quickly.
Strong systems/process orientation with demonstrated analytical thinking, organization skills and problem solving skills.
Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Ability to quickly pick up new tools and technologies.
Willingness and ability to train and teach others.
Ability to facilitate meetings and follow up with resulting action items.
Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong presentation and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment, and to lead and influence cross-organizationally with and without direct authority.
Ability to effectively move forward on tasks even with ambiguous or changing requirements.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, citizenship status, marital status, or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract.VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referral of protected veterans.Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cleveland
Work Locations: US OH Cleveland Headquarters
101 West Prospect Ave
Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity, Inclusion and Diversity Supportive Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referral of protected veterans.