Senior Software Developer - Java


Frontline Education is seeking a Senior Software Developer - Java to design, build, test, deploy and support elegant, scalable and reliable software solutions for our customers. This is a fast-paced and exciting role that provides opportunities to work on a wide array of projects.


We're a group of unique and talented individuals that love what we do. We've been lucky enough to land jobs with a rapidly growing tech company that supports an appreciative and friendly customer base. We work hard to make our customers happy but we like to have a good time in the process. But, there’s more to us than the Nerf guns and ping pong tournaments that you see on the surface.


We are a company that strives to think in terms of “we” instead of “me.” We believe in the philosophy of servant leadership and that it’s all about putting others first. We also value the balance between family and work and embrace working to live and not living to work.

If this sounds like your kind of workplace, please keep reading!


The Sr. Software Developer - Java is responsible for:

Collaborating within and across cross-functional, agile teams to deliver software that achieves business objectives using a continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) model.

Contributing to and evangelizing Frontline Education engineering standards and practices.

Mentoring more junior developers and peers.


Personal Attributes

A ‘One Team’ mindset in which success is only achieved through the success of others

A Systems Thinking approach that ensures solutions solve the problem at hand within the construct of a larger platform

An entrepreneurial spirit: willing to try new ideas, learn fast, and continuously improve

* A consultative approach to evangelizing concepts and teaching others to fish


Qualifications, Key Skills and Competencies

Bachelor’s Degree in Relevant Field and/or 10+ years’ experience

Expertise in building scalable Java-based web applications and architecture

Passionate about code quality and testing at multiple levels

Experience with automated build and deployment tools and techniques

Strong experience using Tomcat, Spring, MySQL, and BIRT or other reporting libraries

Experience with microservice architectures, NoSQL database technologies, and rules engines preferred

Working experience with Agile methodology

Experience with Git in a continuous integration environment is preferred

* Excellent oral and written communication skills

Meet Some of Frontline Education's Employees

Chris A.

Senior Software Developer, Technical Lead

Chris teams with product owners and leads Frontline Education's developers. He identifies technical solutions for HR and education operations, outlines requirements, and motivates project productivity.

Conrad K.

Sr. Project Manager, Marketing

Working alongside his team and directly with clients, Conrad resolves product-related customer issues—providing support and coaching on the functioning of Frontline Education's efficient educational tools.

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