Java Backend Developer

Java / J2EE, Weblogic, SOAP
Full Time, FTE
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Client is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual to fill the role of Java Backend Developer.


  • Develop applications - in a Unix/Linux and Windows VM environment to ensure performance and data availability – using backend Java
  • Apply required updates and patches, monitor and tune system to achieve optimum performance levels, and provide
  • reports to support metrics collection
  • Support the Agile process using SCRUM methodology and Jira
  • Some local travel to customer sites may be required.


  • 5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD
  • Must be able to obtain a DHS security clearance
  • This role will require hands on technical skills, with prior experience developing using one or more of the following technologies: Java / J2EE / Enterprise Java solutions; Java frameworks, including Spring, JSF, and Hibernate; Oracle
  • Database technologies and/or Web Application hosting on WebLogic and Tomcat.
  • Experience with the Eclipse IDE
  • Experience with Agile toolsets, such as JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience developing and consuming SOAP and REST web services for an operational/production environment
  • Basic understanding of Agile project management methodologies, including Scrum
  • Ability to task manage and communicate effectively with project staff
  • Must be a team player, self-motivated, self-starter and a quick learner
  • Experience coordinating the activities of multiple teams supporting project reviews
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical skills
  • Available for occasional off hours support

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • 6+ years' experience supporting Oracle application and database environments
  • Demonstrated experience with JDeveloper integrated development environment.
  • Experience with MQ, MDB, JMS and other messaging technologies
  • Experience with MySQL and Cassandra a plus
  • Experience working with Spring Boot
  • Experience with cloud technologies
  • Experience with Atlassian toolset, including Jira, Confluence, and Bamboo
  • Certified ScrumMaster and/or Certified Product Owner


Posted By

Tom Merkel

2010 Corporate Ridge, Suite 700 McLean, VA, 22102

Dice Id : 10382761
Position Id : 509029
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