Senior Java Software Developer

  • CSRA,
  • Chantilly, VA
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Agile, Ajax, Analysis, Architecture, Browser, CMS, CSS, Database, Developer, Development, Excel, IDE, J2EE, Java, JavaScript, JDBC, Jenkins, jQuery, Linux, MS Office, Object Oriented Design, Oracle, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, SOAP, SQL, SQL Server, SVN, System Architecture, Testing, WebSphere, XML
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Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Senior Java Software Developer
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess
No Clearance Required
Telecommuting Options
Some Telecommuting Allowed

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain
No Clearance Required
Opportunity Details:


We are seeking a Senior Java Software Developer with strong skills and hands-on experience in a DevOps environment to support a national level, public facing web site that has over 5 million users. Your contributions and leadership will be vital to providing a high quality user experience to our web site customers. You will utilize your highly proficient Java/J2EE skills to incorporate new technologies into the application platform. Your contributions and leadership will be vital to providing a high quality user experience to our web site customers. In your role as the Senior Java Software Developer, you will work within agile teams to develop customer-centric applications that support Veterans and their families in receiving benefits and services. You will perform complex analysis, design, development, testing, and debugging of computer software ranging from operating system architecture integration and software design to selection of computer systems, language, and/or equipment. Your activities will include designing, coding, and testing of systems using test driven development techniques and improving overall performance of any application or module under examination.This is a challenging job that requires a top performer who is able to keep on point, communicate quickly and clearly with a large stakeholder group, and provide an organized and calm response to issues and problems. You will be required to be a quick learner who can readily adapt to new technologies and rapidly changing requirements.


As the Senior Java Software Developer, you will:
  • Design and build solutions consistent with enterprise architecture reference standards;
  • Work closely with the technical and leadership teams to actively identify and log technical issues or risks associated with a project, escalating them, as appropriate, and possibly implementing mitigation strategies for risk prevention and timely resolution;
  • Manage a team of developers who are responsible for multiple, complex, cross-functional projects by providing training, mentoring/coaching, setting priorities/direction, monitoring quality, and managing performance.
You will have the opportunity to contribute on an individual basis as well as demonstrate your strengths as a team player.


  • Must be Proficient on Linux platforms with knowledge of various scripting languages, developing highly available and responsive web applications systems.
  • Must have Java development experience with demonstrated skills in Patterns, framework, and 3 or 4-tier service-layer platforms.
  • Must have experience leading and mentoring other developers and providing technical specs and/or documentation.
  • Must have a good understanding of front-end CSS, javascript, ajax and servlet programing.
  • Must have strong skills and expertise with back-end SOAP and RESTful service applications.
  • Must have working knowledge of SVN, json tools as well browser based debug tools.
  • Hands-on experience in DevOps best practices, processes and tools.
  • Experience with Maven and Jenkins (ideally in a multi-server build farm) and Nexus.
  • Experience automating application deployments using tools and techniques.
  • Experience supporting deployments, troubleshooting issues, etc. in a WebLogic (ideally 10.3.6) clustered environment.
  • Experience with JSR 168/286 Portlets, SOAP, Spring MVC,WSRP v1.0 & v2.0, Maven, RESTful Services/ JSR 311, JSON, & JQuery
  • Strong knowledge of one or more relevant database technologies such as SQL Server, Oracle, Amazon AWS, memory caching techniques and strategies.
  • 6+ years progressive experience designing and developing applications in a Java/JEE environment.
  • 2+ years as a Java Senior Developer or Architect.
  • Experience with object oriented design and design patterns.
  • Experience with CMS repositories, Spring, Hibernate, Java Application Server (WebLogic, Tomcat, JBoss, WebSphere, Glassfish, Eclipse IDE, (WebLogic Workshop), JavaScript, and XML/XSD.
  • Strong experience and skills at diagnosing exception stack-traces and examining application log files as well as oracle table data.
  • Experience working with business partners of varying levels to understand, expand, and gather system requirements.
  • Enthusiasm for learning and results oriented.
  • Outstanding verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills. Must have the ability to communicate effectively even when not interacting face-to-face.
  • Experience with enterprise Java systems, implementing CMS solutions, and implementing solutions for an enterprise java portal are highly preferred;
  • Alfresco, Liferay, Freemarker, Spring Webflow & Groovy SQL/JDBC (Oracle Preferred);
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities ;
  • Excellent problem solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions ;
  • Superior interpersonal skills including courtesy, professionalism, and a cooperative attitude;
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel);
  • Ability to be flexible to handle multiple priorities and to work limited overtime;
  • Veteran status highly desired;
  • Previous experience with the Department of Veterans Affairs.


CSRA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company Information

What We Do. CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To "Think Next. Now." is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results. We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens. Our Company. CSRA's legacy is a partnership that began when the North American Public Sector business of CSC and SRA International merged to become a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services with over 50 years of combined legacy experience supporting U.S. government agencies and programs. We retain the spirit of partnership in all we do—with our customers, within our brilliant teams, and through our alliances with industry-leading technology innovators. We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Together, we are committed to a stronger and better future for America through next-generation thinking made real today. Think Next. Now.
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Position Id : 4417198

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