Meet our professionals CGI: An employer of choice Position Description: CGI has an immediate need for a Backend Java Developer (Spring Boot, Microservices) to join our financial services team in Reston, VA. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies. * We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe Join a fast paced agile team developing Microservices built on Spring Boot and Restful API! EDUCATION REQUIREMENT Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field Your future duties and responsibilities: * Create or Update documentation in support of development efforts. Documents may include detailed specifications, implementation guides, architecture diagrams or design documents. * Participate in code reviews with peers and managers to ensure that each increment adheres to original vision as described in the user story and all standard resource libraries and architecture patterns as appropriate. * Respond to trouble/support calls for applications in production in order to make quick repair to keep application in production. * Participate in all agile ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstration and team retrospectives. * Leverage client DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy in cloud platform, test and promote new or updated features. Required qualifications to be successful in this role: * 8+ years of development experience in Java/J2EE technologies * 3+ years of development experience with Java 8, Spring boot, Spring Core, Spring MVC, Spring Security and REST Web Services is a must. * Advanced proficiency and hands-On experience with database development using SQL * Competent in distributed systems design and implementation. Experience with Object-Oriented Design and test-driven development.| * Advanced proficiency in unit testing/Mockito as well as coding in Java 8 and Spring Boot technologies * Experience in testing automation using Junit/Mockito, Cucumber * Knowledge of UNIX (Linux) environment is a must * Experience with AWS * Experience with build tools like Maven/Gradle * Experience working in Agile environment, preferably SAFe * Good communication skills Desired qualifications * Development experience with Spring Data, Spring Integration and JPA/Hibernate * Experience on AWS platform like S3, EBS, EC2, Lambda, Cloudwatch, RDS (Postgres). * Scripting experience using bash, shell or python Skills: * Database * Java * Java Enterprise Editions JEE * SQL * REST Webservices * Spring What you can expect from us: Build your career with us. It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities. At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create. Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world. Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com. No unsolicited agency referrals please. CGI is an equal opportunity employer. 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