Contract to Hire Java Developer Hiring Immediately in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/19/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In this role, you will work in a collaborative environment where you will contribute to the development, modification, testing, implementation, and evaluation of solutions using Java framework. You will also analyze existing solutions, formulate requirements, perform coding, and test and debug. You will use your communication and customer service skills to provide support and troubleshooting for production solutions, and recommend changes in development, maintenance, and standards. The application uses JAVA as the foundation language, as well as Angular, J-Query, Web Services (Restful and SOAP), J2EE and other Object Oriented techniques. Runs on an Oracle RDBMS, with PL-SQL and common database objects (Functions, Procedures, Packages, Triggers, etc.) underneath. We employ an Agile development process.

* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

* A least 3 years of core Java coding skills, including an understanding of optimization, performance ramifications of coding decisions and object-oriented design

* Experience with and working knowledge of Spring, Hibernate, SQL, Angular, JUnit, J2EE, JSF, Maven, JAXB, JSON, XML, Micro services and log4j

* Experience with Agile methodology, DevOps, ATDD

* Apache Kafka experience is a plus

* Strong analytical ability and technical skill, as well as the ability to provide innovative solutions to technical needs and business requirements

* Ability to exercise independent judgment in making business decisions

* Strong attention to detail with a high level of data integrity and accuracy

* Proficient oral and written communication, ability to interact on required information and concepts with people at all levels of the organization

* Proficient ability to translate highly technical information into non-technical terms

* Broad knowledge of the concepts, practices, and principles of programming including design, implementation, and testing

Responsibilities:
* Contribute to the development, testing, implementation, and review of complex solutions that reside and are executed in a Java environment.

* Provide programming support for complex solutions, develop software from established requirements, appropriately deploy code, and offer insight on the feasibility of system designs.

* Contribute to the design of technology infrastructure and configurations, recommend process improvements.

* Review complex patches and new versions of applications. Implement complex software packages and deploy code.

* Compile and maintain technical documentation, including use cases and scripts; conduct technical research and maintain viable knowledge of technology trends.

* Participate in cross-functional team initiatives and process improvement projects.

* May require extended work hours, on-call status, and occasional travel including overnight stays (15% or less).