BACK-END (JAVA) DEVELOPER in Newport Beach, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As Back-End Java Developer, you will be responsible for designing and developing web applications for the company's customer-facing websites.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Improve customer experience by offering digital solutions to advisors and contract holders

* Modernize legacy platforms to improve speed to market, leverage the latest automation technologies to increase efficiency

* Design, document, develop, and implement/enhance highly scalable and secure Java Web Applications with focus on "back-end" development

* Collaborate with front-end developers to ensure that user-facing and server-side elements work together seamlessly to deliver web applications optimized for customer experience

* Build reusable code and libraries for future use

* Optimization of web applications for performance and scalability

* Develop automated tests to ensure business needs are met and allow for regression testing

Tech & Tools You'll Use

REQUIREMENTS:

* Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) from four-year college or university; or equivalent experience

* 5+ years web application design and development in a Java environment

* AWS developer and/or architect certifications a plus

* Experience using J2EE complaint application servers (Weblogic, Tomcat, JBoss)

* Experience developing REST web services

* Experience writing highly secure web applications

* Experience with core AWS web enabling technologies

* Experience with writing queries against relational databases (Oracle and DB2)

* Experience being part of an Agile software development team

* Growth mindset, challenging status quo to find new solutions and drive out-of-the-box ideas