Sr. Java Developer

Java, J2EE, HTML, JavaScript, CSSJSP, Servlet, Struts, Spring, EJBS, Web services, SQL, XML, Uni, Linux, Apache, HTTP Server, IBMIHS, Java Web Containers (Tomcat\Jetty\etc.), JEE Server experience (WebLogic\WebSphere\JBOSS\etc.), JMS, JDBC
Full Time
$140,000 - $160,000
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

US Citizenship Required

The Company:

Linkware is a rapidly growing business solution provider, founded out of the desire to create innovative, mission-focused software solutions for our clients in the national security arena.  We specialize in Software and Systems Engineering, Web-based and Mobile Application Development, Enterprise Application Development, Search and Analytics, and Case Management Solutions.  By utilizing talented teams of highly motivated, industry experts to meet the unique customization requirements of each project, Linkware provides unparalleled technological expertise and insightful business knowledge to help clients leverage their technology investments.

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Java Developer to join our team in Kingstown, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career. 

The Client:

Custom and Border Protection (CBP), is the largest federal law enforcement agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security, charged with regulating and facilitating international trade, collecting import duties, and enforcing U.S. regulations, including trade, customs, and immigration. CBP is the largest law enforcement agency in the United States.

The Project:

Linkware is seeking JAVA/JEE Engineers for a multi-year contract to support the ongoing modernization and maintenance of the CBP information systems, using JAVA/JEE


  • Design and implement JEE software applications in WebSphere Application Server\WebLogic\JBoss or any other related JEE server
  • Use modern software engineering tools including Eclipse, Rational Application Developer (RAD), JDeveloper, NetBeans, HP Quality Center and JIRA for design, development, and testing the software
  • Work with users in an Agile development approach to understand requirements, then elicit feedback and refine solution through demonstrations
  • Present the solution at formal and informal design reviews, and document the design according to the Government’s system lifecycle methodology

Required Experience

  • HTML\JavaScript\CSS
  • JSP\Servlets
  • Struts
  • Spring
  • EJBS
  • Web services
  • SQL
  • XML
  • Unix/ Linux
  • Apache HTTP Server, IBMIHS
  • Java Web Containers (Tomcat\Jetty\etc.)
  • JEE Server experience (WebLogic\WebSphere\JBOSS\etc.)
  • JMS
  • JDBC
  • JPA\Hibernate
    • Experience working with users to define requirements and demonstrate solutions
    • Experience designing and delivering complex, highly scalable software components
  • 4+ years Java JEE required
  • 2-3+ years with WebLogic based environment is preferred

Desired knowledge and experience include

  • Developing 100% automating unit tests
  • Using the Eclipse and Rational Application Developer (RAD) IDEs
  • Agile development approach
  • Good communication skills (writing and presenting)
  • Strong initiative: must be able to take a high-level requirement, ask questions/seek clarifications, and get the job done.
  • Ability to work in a high-pressured, tight-deadline environment
  • Superior written and oral communication skills are essential 
  • Must be able to multitask efficiently and progressively and work comfortably in an ever-changing data environment. 
  • Must work well in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and problem-solving skills; ability to communicate information to a variety of groups at different technical skill levels.


A Bachelor’s in Computer Sciences, Engineering, Physical Sciences, or related field with applicable experience is required. Applicable work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information.




Dice Id : RTX195e4b
Position Id : 6741160
Originally Posted : 9 months ago
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