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Senior Java Developer in Cincinnati, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Java experts, are you looking to move on to bigger and better projects with some of the nation's top companies? Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to clients who are looking for Senior Java Developers. Our recruiting staff gives you an advantage over your competition by promoting your strengths and assets directly to hiring managers while helping you to be more prepared for your interviews.

From keeping you up to date on market trends and industry expectations, to providing you with valuable insight into the company culture, compensation expectations and growth opportunities of specific clients, Vaco will give you the edge you need in today's highly competitive job marketplace. If you have a strong Java development background and are ready to move on to a rewarding new challenge, let Vaco help you to find the best assignments. Apply today!

Position Description:

The Developer is responsible for leading the design, development, testing, debugging, maintaining and documenting software components for the EDGE project to which they are assigned. The Developer will be involved in the technical design process and completes estimates and work plans for design, development, implementation, and rollout tasks per Agile development standards. The Developer also communicates with the appropriate teams to ensure that assignments are delivered with the highest of quality and in accordance to Agile delivery standards. The Developer strives to continuously improve the software delivery processes and practices. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

  • Java Developer -
    • Senior level UI developer with experience in integrations and system design.
    • 10+ years of experience

Core Technologies Required:

  • Java 8+
  • Spring Framework
  • SQL (Postgres, SQL Server)
  • Linux server / Bash
  • Docker
  • Maven / Gradle
  • JUnit, Mockito
  • Basic TypeScript / Angular 5
  • Bonus: Azure, CosmosDB, Kubernetes, NiFi

Essential Job Functions:

  • Lead and participate in the design and implementation of large and/or architecturally significant applications.
  • Champion company standards and best practices. Work to continuously improve software delivery processes and practices.
  • Build partnerships across the application, business and infrastructure teams.
  • Develop programming specifications. Design, code and unit test application code using Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) best practices.
  • Participate on an Agile software development team including active participation in all Agile ceremonies (refinement, planning, retrospectives, and showcases).
  • Create technical system documentation and ensure that this documentation remains current throughout all phases of the SDLC.
  • Participate in all phases of system testing.
  • Communicate with the appropriate teams to ensure that assignments are managed appropriately and that completed assignments are of the highest quality.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.


The ideal candidate needs to possess:

  • Proven success developing Java Features associated with large scale projects
  • 7 or more years of experience in systems analysis, design or programming and the associated development methodologies. 7 years minimum experience in core Java technologies
  • 7 years minimum experience in Object Oriented Design / Architecture
  • A solid understanding and appreciation for SDLC tools, processes, and methodology
  • Ability to interact well in a team environment.
  • A solid understanding and appreciation for SDLC tools, processes, and methodology.
  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.