Java Developer

UnitedHealth   •  

Raleigh, NC

5 - 7 years

Posted 247 days ago

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Position Description

We are seeking a Sr. Apps Development Consultant to join our team located in North Carolina. This is a fast-paced and challenging technical position that will allow you to expand his/her capabilities within a collaborative team environment and to mentor and coach junior level developers. It also features growth potential within a Fortune 100 Company.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Act as key contributor in designing, coding, debugging, testing, and documentation of complex business initiatives.
  • May contribute to the establishment of systems development protocols and / or selection of systems management approaches involving major company investments.
  • Must be capable of analyzing and solving complex problems, converting business requirements into technical designs and code implementation.
  • Develop Java code based upon the functional designs and conforming to software coding practices using Java 8, JEE 1.5, and Spring Framework technologies to be deployed on JBoss 5 in development and WebSphere 7 for QA and Production.
  • Key contributor in requirements definition of most complex business initiatives.
  • Provide regular project and organizational communications to keep staff, colleagues, senior management, external and internal clients apprised of major activities, developments, accomplishments and issues
  • Develop plans to meet short and long-term objectives, monitoring and ensuring quality results
  • Resolve conflicts and barriers as they arise and take proactive steps to ensure organizational alignment, cohesion and support
  • Escalate issues related to project outcomes to senior management as needed along with insight on recommended resolutions
  • Direct others to resolve business problems that affect multiple functions or disciplines

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor in Comp Sci. is nice to have or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of Application Development experience
  • 3 years of solid skills in Java, JEE, JDBC/SQL, and JSP or HTML are required
  • At least 2 years experience with Java 8 (JDK 1.5) and JEE 1.4 is required
  • Experience with Spring Framework, JMS, multi-threading is required
  • Experience on XML (Xml Beans, JAXP or JAXB) is a plus
  • Experience with Groovy, Spock, and the Grails Framework is a plus
  • Relational Database experience
  • Extensive experience in complex projects with division or company-wide scope
  • An understanding of and experience with full software development lifecycle including functional & technical specification, development (including object and component based design), documentation, QA processes, source control, maintenance and deployment is essential.
  • Solid background in applications development methodologies, Agile, SDLC and other IT industry standards
  • Demonstrated ability to obtain a thorough understanding of strategic business goals, recommend technology solutions and build credibility with customers and other IT partners
  • Solid technical skills and background needed to support the oversight of development and management of complex multi-platform environments

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working on large, enterprise applications
  • Clinical Healthcare applications experience