Job Description :
Sr Java Developer
# of openings: 6
Location: Reston, VA
Duration: 6 - 12 Months

JOB INFORMATION:
Develop, modify, or update applications used by business units or infrastructure units. Lead, or play lead technical role in development teams'' efforts to determine unit needs and business processes that are automated by the application. Participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS:
Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project.
Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements.
Review coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development. Analyze application for data integrity issues.
Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results.
Serve as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project
May mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor''s Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:
8 years of related experience, Java, J2EE, JavaScript/jQuery/AngularJS, Spring, Hibernate, REST Web Services

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
8 years’ hands-on software development (full SDLC) experience required
Agile methodology project experience preferred
Experience with multiple platforms, languages and technical solutions.
6 years’ experience developing with Java, J2EE, Spring framework, Weblogic, JBoss, JMS, web services (REST & SOAP) and front end development
Experience with code coverage tools such as CAST/Fortify preferred
Exposure to CICD continuous integration tools such as Jenkins, Test Automation and build tools such as Maven or Ant preferred
Experience with Angular JS preferred
AWS experience preferred
Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills
Experience leading a team a plus