AWS Java Developer

in Rockville, MD

Job #:276293

Practice Area: Not Yet Classified

Date Posted: 09/23/2019

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Job Title:
  AWS Java Developer

Location:  Rockville, MD

Industry:  Financial

Terms:  Contract to Hire

Job Summary:

The AWS Java Developer will work on a small agile team within the clients Enterprise Data Platforms group. This team develops the cloud-based data replication platform leveraged by over 40 applications at the client site. All members of the team perform development, testing, and operational support tasks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high quality, highly reliable software code for a Java-based API-first product
  • Analyze requirements to come-up with the application design / architectural patterns
  • Take ownership of code through the entire SDLC including development, testing, and production
  • Work with QA and development team to ensure work is of the highest quality and is aligned with product standards
  • Participate actively in executing and evolving the team's advanced CI/CD process
  • Assess current software development practices and principles to identify and implement process and software improvements
  • Keep up with evolving AWS service offerings and help the team select and integrate with new services as applicable
  • Support application users by developing documentation and assisted tools

Job Requirements:

  • 7+ years of Java development experience
  • Experience with AWS technologies - ElasticSearch, SNS/SQS, Lambda, ECS, etc. 
  • Experience acting as a mentor to members of your team.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and meet deadlines.
  • Experience working in an agile environment where the team defines stories collaboratively, commits to delivering working software every iteration, and improves through retrospection
  • Hands on experience in designing, developing, testing and successfully deploying software projects from end-to-end
  • In-depth knowledge of software architecture trends and popular frameworks such as Spring
  • Understands when to make use of asynchronous programming techniques, message exchange and sync/async integration patterns
  • Proven ability to maintain healthy team practices such as automated unit and functional testing, code reviews, and coding standards
  • Experience in writing and configuring complex Jenkins (or equivalent) jobs and pipelines
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field
  • Exposure to Python scripting is a plus 

Job Key Words:

  • AWS, Lambda, Backend, Elastic Search, Spring

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Yes, sponsorship is being considered
  • Corp-to-Corp? Yes, C2C candidates are being considered 

How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online


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