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Sr. Java Developer

Location: 
Kansas City
Date Posted: 
03/12/2018
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
8710
Description: 

Additional Position Restrictions:

  • 6 month contract (may be extended beyond 6 month period) 
  • No work restrictions 
  • Local interviews only 
  • Maximum 5 submissions per vendor 

 

Description:

  • This job is responsible for participating in development, maintenance and enhancement of business applications.
  • Participate in project teams assigned business unit or department and utilize various technology platforms.
  • Collaborate with business partners and other technical staff to understand functional requirements and create system requirements, assess available technologies and recommend solution options. 

 

Primary Job Responsibilities: 

  • Provide business analysis and programming expertise within an assigned business unit/area in the analysis, design, and development of business applications. (20%) 
  • Formulate and define application scope and objectives; devise and modify procedures to solve business problems. (20%) 
  • Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written, and design, code, test debug and document programs. (20%) 
  • Participate in business and IT project estimation activities. (5%) 
  • Provide technical leadership for small to medium-scale projects. (15%) 
  • Utilize business knowledge to collaborate and offer technical solutions. (15%) 
  • Be self-guided and complete tasks with minimum assistance. (5%) 

 

Qualifications:

  • High School degree required. 
  • 2 years in application development required

 

Environment/Physical Demands:

  • This position requires incumbents to regularly sit at a desk and operate standard office equipment such as a computer and phone.
  • Employee is occasionally required to stand and walk, lift, carry and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Must be able to talk and hear.
  • Required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

• Minimum travel may be required. 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems preferred 
  • Communicate effectively with business partners 
  • Provide fundamental technical and business analysis on projects 
  • Strong technical knowledge, with hands-on experience managing systems development in new computing architectures and environments. 
  • Knowledge of relevant technology and tools is critical, including development methodologies and programming/scripting languages. 
  • Ability to accurately estimate project development activities. 
  • 2-4 years equivalent work experience in application development preferred 
  • 3 years of experience in business application design, development, installation, and modification in an IT environment preferred 
  • Experience with design, development, and implementation of new computing architectures preferred 

 

The development skills include:

  • Java 8 
  • JPA and Spring framework or Java EE CDI 
  • JAX RS / Rest Webservices 
  • Angular, JSF, GWT 
  • Git, jenkins 
  • IntelliJ 
  • Jenkins and Maven