Tech Lead / Senior Java Developer in Cincinnati, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

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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!

As a Tech Lead / Senior Java Developer, you will be responsible for designing, writing technical specifications, coding and supporting moderately complex applications for software programming. You will use tools such as Java, Javascript, Docker, GIT, Spring Boot, SQL, Neo4j, GCP, Cassandra, AngularJS, Informatica 360 suite of tools

Your daily duties and responsibilities in this role will generally include:
Proven success developing Java web applications associated with large scale projects

  • 5+ years of rapid web development, using HTML, Java, JavaScript, Perl, XML, and Spring MVC framewore
  • 3+ years experience with SQL
  • High-functioning, self-driven, motivated and curious.
  • Do not wait for others to solve a problem - get behind the wheel and drive the solution!
  • Excels in team related competencies including: Solution Architecture, Data warehousing, Data Modeling, Development, Testing and Documentation.
  • Leads by setting the right example - in problem solving, testing, documenting and communicating.
  • Proficient in Agile methodologies and effectively participates in related ceremonies.
    • Active participant in PI (effective in breaking down features to workable user stories that focus on delivery of business value), sprint planning, standups & showcases.
  • Effective in building architecturally sound solutions for massive data volumes.
  • Amplifies the art of what is possible, by bringing forth forward thinking solutions.
  • Champion company standards and best practices. Work to continuously improve solution delivery processes and practices.
Preferred:
  • A successful candidate will have the majority of the following

    • Background in building and designing REST APIs
    • An understanding of the TCP/HTTP protocols
    • No SQL Database background is a plus
    • Experience with load testing (Jmeter, etc.)
    • A solid understanding of web application development processes
    • Familiarity with GIT/STASH, Maven, and Websphere a plus
    • Eagerness and flexibility to learn cross functional roles on an agile team
    • Ability to interact effectively in a team environment.
    • Ability to quickly learn and apply new skills.