Key Required Skills:
The candidate must have extensive experience in developing and maintaining high-performing Java applications. Has prime accountability for major projects and will develop a detailed and robust design, code, test, and implement proposed systems. Ability to develop technical solutions and document the solution architecture and design using standard design tools. The candidate will be responsible for creating maintainable, adaptable, scalable, defect-free code using software development best practices and coding standards (i.e., software reuse, refactoring, continuous integration, test automation, secure development, Test Driven Development, static code analysis, peer/code review)
Day to Day Duties:
The candidate will participate as needed in all phases of software development with emphasis on the planning, analysis, development, testing, integration, documentation, and presentation phases. The candidate will apply principles, methods, and knowledge of specific functional areas of expertise to specific Work Order requirements and make recommendations and advise on organization-wide system improvements, optimization, or maintenance efforts.
The candidate may work closely with the team leader/chief engineer on activities such as technical proposal support, defect management, software development/modification/enhancement, system integration, and maintenance/process improvement activities.
The position will also support risk/opportunity management, causal analysis, and lessons learned activities.
Extensive Design and Programming skills in Java and JEE technologies.
Full-stack software development experience with Java and JEE technologies with a detailed understanding of user interface frameworks, back-end software architecture interactions.
Hands-on experience with Angular 2.0 or higher
Experience working on Agile projects and strong knowledge of Agile terminology
Experience in developing applications using Single-Page Architecture.
Experience in coding "responsive" web pages with an understanding of the cross-browser limitations and browser compliance standards.
Experience with modern software development tools for Continuous Integration including Jenkins, Git/BitBucket, Jira, Nexus, Maven, Jenkins, SonarQube, Fortify, and UrbanCode Deploy.
Experience with Web Services Technologies (XML, JAXP, JAXB, JAX-WS, AXIS, JERSEY, JSON, CXF, REST, and SOAP) and Security (LTPA, JWT, OAUTH2).
Hands-on Design and development experience on Microservices and Restful API.
Experience with Automated unit tests (i.e., JUnit, Mocking frameworks), Test Driven Development (TDD), and Behavior-driven development (BDD) (Cucumber).
Experience with JEE technologies including Struts, Spring Framework (IoC, MVC, Transactions, Security, and Batch), Spring Boot, Spring JDBC, JPA, Hibernate, SOAP/RESTful, XML, DB2, Tomcat, and WebSphere.
Knowledge of security vulnerabilities in web applications and addressing them.
Strong communication and collaborative skills in providing technical direction and hands-on software development to include design, development, and testing.
Experience with the implementation of Section 508 standards for Web Applications.
Exposure to writing Technical White Papers and systems design documents.
Prior experience with federal or state government's IT projects.
Education: Master's degree plus five (5) years for professional experience or bachelor's degree plus seven (7) years of professional experience.