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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-02773
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 75,000.00 - 85,000.00 /Year
Seeking an experienced Java Developer to join an established and growing data-driven organization focused on helping clients make the best decisions for their business needs. As a Java Developer, you will be key member of the development team, working on the back-end systems that support our proprietary application using technologies such as Java, ElasticSearch, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Docker. Ideal candidates will be excited about programming in a fast-paced, small, team-oriented, agile environment and enthusiastic about web-technologies. Seeking innovative problem solvers who have demonstrable success using a variety of open source technologies.
Design and build distributed applications utilizing Java, Jetty, Postgres, ElasticSearch, and Google Cloud Platform
Utilize testing frameworks to automate testing of software solutions
Actively participate in the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) following the Agile methodology
Execute problem solving capabilities with a demonstrable ability to adapt to change
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field of Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience
1-3 years of Java development experience
1-3 years of Web based development experience
Knowledge and demonstrated ability with Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
Big Data and Agile experience is a plus
Experience preferred with REST, Git, Maven, Spring, Postgres, ElasticSearch, Linux, and various cloud solutions
Strong attention to detail with a passion for code quality and design
Initiative, results-oriented drive and a solid work ethic requiring minimal direction
Excellent time management and prioritization skills; ability to prioritize and manage competing tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment
Assertive personality with a solid work ethic and initiative, requiring minimal direction
High energy and drive, coupled with resourcefulness, required to succeed in a start-up environment