Sr Java Developer - (Spring / Rest / Microservices)

Depends on Experience

Contract: W2, 1 Year(s)


    • Java
    • Spring
    • Rest
    • Microservices
    • springboot
    • SDLC
    • API
    • Architecture

    Job Description

    Sr. Java Developer

    Position Type: Contract-to-Hire

    Location: Hybrid Remote/Onsite (3 days per week in White Plains, NY)

    Position Summary: 

    The Senior Java Developer will be a part of the transformational journey to deliver best in class systems to support AutoNation’s business lines, across all channels. The role of the Senior Developer is to collaboratively drive the development and support of our critical business systems for AutoNation including internal and external systems. This role requires deep technical knowledge of high volume and highly transactional systems

    Organizational Relationships:

    Collaborate with Product Owners, QA, PMO, DevOps and other developers to define requirements, design, and develop mission critical applications.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Analyze, design and develop application solutions and enhancements that meet requirements
    • Ensure adherence to programming and enterprise architectural standards
    • Complete work assignments and perform appropriate follow up to ensure that tasks are completed on time
    • Collaborate with product owners, application users, creative team and other developers to define requirements, design, and develop the web application
    • Assist in the rollout of new applications, problem fixes, and enhancements of software


    • Undergraduate degree in computer science, engineering, or similar field (or equivalent experience).
    • 5+ years programming with Java, JEE, Web Services.
    • Experience with webservice/API development using Java-based enterprise technologies and tools using Java 8 and above, Microservices architecture, Spring and REST.
    • Must be able to code in prevailing technologies including Java, Spring, SQL including conceptual knowledge with cloud native solutions from AWS.
    • Proven abilities delivering code with CI/CD development methodologies.
    • Experience with modern development tools (ideally Eclipse/Intellij, Git, Maven, CI servers, Azure DevOps (or other tools), code review tools).
    • Knowledge of Domain-Driven Design concepts and designing and developing Microservices using the Spring ecosystem.
    • Knowledge of developing Spring Data access application with AWS RDS or NoSQL data stores.
    • Conceptual Experience with API design and implementation.
    • Conceptual Knowledge with container orchestrators and container engines (Docker, AWS ECS).Analytical, problem-solving mindset.
    • Self-driven with minimal supervision.
    • Experience working on a production-critical system.

     Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with developing within a Cloud environment with good knowledge of cloud infrastructure like AWS is a plus.
    • Experience with ecommerce, retail, automotive, and financing is a plus