Java Developer

    • Glendale, AZ

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client in search of a Java Developer in Glendale, AZ. Summary: As an experienced member of the software delivery team the senior software engineer will at times take a lead role in software projects or be assigned more complex deliverables than other members of the team. The Senior Software Developer is responsible for developing or upgrading application software for the company's flagship products. Responsibilities:

  • Guide team development efforts towards successful project delivery
  • Coaches teams to victory by guiding effective ways to communicate project visions, that inspires team to achieve
  • Provide technical leadership to teammates through delivery of quality solutions to technical problems
  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits
  • Assist in the collection and documentation of user's requirements, development of user stories, estimates and work plans
  • Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established standards
  • Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code
  • Package and support deployment of releases
  • Develop, refine, and tune integration between applications
  • Analyze and resolve technical and application problems
  • Assess opportunities for application and process improvement and prepare documentation of rationale to share with team members and other affected parties
  • Adhere to high-quality development principles while delivering solutions on-time and on-budget
  • Analyze system specifications and translate system requirements to task specifications for less experienced software engineers
  • Participate in agile estimations, planning, daily ceremonies and retrospectives to drive continuous improvement in team and personal performance
  • Provide third-level support to business users
  • Research and evaluate a variety of software products


REQUIREMENTS:
  • BS degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Software Development/Engineering
  • 7+ years of enterprise software design Java, C++, C#, Pega PRPC
  • Recent experience of designing and developing RESTful APIs
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks (JQuery, AngularJS, React), HTML5, CSS3
  • Databases - Oracle (including PL/SQL), Postgres, MS SQL Server, (NoSQL like Mongo a bonus)
  • Experience with Source Management (Git, TFS, etc.), build scripting (Gradle, Maven, Make) and build servers Bamboo/Jenkins
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with Unix/Linus based operating systems
  • Exposure to JIRA or similar issue tracker
  • Unit Testing & Test-Driven Development (TDD)
  • Exposure to case management, workflow and BPM would be highly regarded (specifically Pega Systems)
  • Cross skilled in multiple key languages is high regarded
  • Ability to work autonomously on complex technical problems
  • Experience building scalable and fault-tolerant systems in complex and hybrid environments
  • Experience with source control management systems and continuous integration/deployment environments
  • Experience with automated testing
  • Experience with agile development methodologies including Kanban and Scrum
  • Experience with multi-threading and concurrency
  • Experience with debugging, performance profiling and optimization
  • Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD)
  • Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented and service-oriented application development techniques and theories
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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