Java Developer


Minneapolis, MN

Industry: Retail / Diversified


5 - 7 years

Posted 346 days ago

  by    Michael Trewhella

Position Summary

Responsible to lead and/or participate In the research and fact finding to modify or develop moderately complex company applications/information systems. Under limited supervision, modify, create, Implement and/or maintain application programs and projects as assigned.

BS Degree - Required

5 years' experience

Responsible for application programming of moderately complex systems within assigned functional area/systems and may be responsible for completion of a phase of a project.

Design, code, test, debug and implement systems, functions and related applications necessary to meet business needs, working under limited supervision. Work with cross-functional IT areas to coordinate development projects.

May lead the research and fact finding to modify, develop, implement and maintain moderately complex company

applications/Information systems; develop detailed functional specifications, process documents and/or workflow diagrams for application programming.

Assist with the development of project scope, objectives and milestones to meet assigned project definition and requirements. Work with IT Project Managers, Business Analysts and/or business users to provide detail application/system Information.

Troubleshoot program Issues and Interface with appropriate IT sub-departments and/or cross functional business areas to create and provide detailed application/system Information to resolve any Issues.

Ensure timely documentation of new programs or changes to existing programs.

Maintain current knowledge of Industry trends and best Information Technology practices; make recommendations to Improve current programs and processes.

May provide guidance and/or training to lesser experienced Programmer Analysts.

Participate in the on-call support rotation.

Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate IT programming In a non-technical manner. Must have strong organizational, prioritization, analytical and problem solving skills. Must be detail oriented and have strong project/time management am research skills. Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Project and Visio. Ability to interact with management. Ability to travel up to 10% based upon department and customer needs.

Strong experience implementing software and/or solutions In the enterprise environment. Must have strong knowledge of Java/J2EE and background of Enterprise Java Beans (EJB). Experience In WebSphere environments is a plus. Strong relational database, SQL and JDBC skills required, with DB2 and Oracle preferred. Strong knowledge of writing network based APls, preferably REST/JSON. Working knowledge of Java ecosystem and enterprise offerings, Including debugging and profiling tools (jconsole), logging and monitoring tools

(log4J}, and security offerings (SAML}. Ability to write unit tests using Junit framework. Working Knowledge of the Spring Framework Features Including Spring MVC, Spring Integration, Spring Security, etc. Strong knowledge of using configuration management systems such as Git and CVS. Proficient with transaction management platforms such as Hibernate and Java Persistence API (JPA). Experience with Agile Methodology, Domain Driven Design and TDD preferred.


$80K - 90K