Backend Java Developer

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Apex Systems
Systems, Java, Developer, IT, J2EE, Architecture, Development, Applications, Scripts
Full Time

Job Description

Apex Systems has an immediate Senior Java Developer opening supporting an enterprise level Government Integrator in the Columbia, MD area. The qualified individual will be part of a collaborative and agile team that supports and builds modern, standards-based responsive web application for mission-critical health IT solutions. Please see below for specific skillsets and responsibilities. If you, or someone you know may be interested, please forward an updated resume to Matt Kisling at Also, if you are currently all set, please hold onto my information if I can help out down the road. Have a great day!

Location: Columbia, MD

Duration: Contract to Hire (can also do long term contract)

Compensation: $120,000-135,000/year (comparable w2 hourly rate initially)

Technical Landscape: Java/J2EE, Spring Boot, Spring Data, JPA, Hibernate, Microservices Architecture, JBPM/Drools is a plus

  • Responsible for the execution of a Scrum/Agile Development Task Order.
  • Maintaining Enterprise Applications and user interface.
  • Perform product updates, upgrades and apply patches to the application and the underlying platform.
  • Working with different service owners to logically group individual data points into actionable categories.
  • Proactively identifying gaps within the monitoring solution and remediating those gaps.
  • Working with service owners to filter irrelevant data and alerts.
  • Strong knowledge of database SQLs and Stored Procedures
  • Experience with automated unit test methodologies and tools
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have knowledge of software development best practices, Agile, and/or other rapid application development methodologies.
  • Experience with test driven development, build tools/continuous integration and version control systems
  • Conduct system audit reviews and perform maintenance functions as required to ensure system health.
  • Ensure Section 508 Compliance.
  • Perform daily system checks, review and respond to events reflected in various management tools, perform server patch management

Required Qualifications:
  • Must have Bachelor's Degree & 7-10 years' of relevant experience as a Java Developer
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience performing analysis and designing of solutions.
  • Hands on experience in CI/CD environments, using tools such as Jenkins, Maven, Ant
  • Proven hands on experience utilizing Relational/NoSQL Databases during application development
  • Experience working in Agile environments, and utilizing tools like Jira, GitHub, and Confluence.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Any past experience working projects/programs in the Federal Health, Healthcare, Financial, or DOD arena
  • Experience with 508 Compliance
  • Experience developing secure, enterprise scale browser-based user interfaces
  • Past experience working in AWS or Cloud environments

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : 1063034
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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