Java Developer (Irving, TX)

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Job Description

Java Developer

The Application Developer Consultant I participates in coding work units for simple to moderate changes, enhancements, and modules. The Consultant I documents design and code, prepares for and participates in testing reviews, prepares code reviews, and resolves simple to moderate defects.

Key Responsibilities

Reviews detailed business, functional, and high-level technical requirements including technical recovery, security, and audit to identify the need for, and assist with, the roll-back of units of work

Reviews design materials and participate in design reviews to ensure designs meet requirements for proposed solutions

Participates in creating simple design documents that support interface and technical design and meet solution requirements

Provides/confirms detailed estimates for assigned work units and provide communications for deviations from estimates; proactively works with project managers to ensure appropriate time is allocated to assigned tasks

Generates and codes work units for simple to intermediate changes, enhancements, and modules according to specifications and standards

Accurately documents design and code fixes for all created code to memorialize fixes and dependencies according to established standards

Prepares accurate data for test plan and modules; participate in testing reviews to identify possible issues

Tracks and resolves simple to intermediate defects

Assists in production support activities by determining the nature, impact, and extent of the problem

Assists with change management activities supporting production deployment to Developers, Quality Control Analysts, and Environment Management personnel

Creates and executes unit tests

Target Start Date: May/June 2019

Job Qualifications

Two-year degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related area, or equivalent work experience


0-2 years of application development experience

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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