Senior Java/Spring Engineer in Chicago, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Solstice Mobile   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 38 days ago

Solstice is a modern software engineering firm that helps Fortune 500 companies seize new opportunities through groundbreaking digital solutions. As strategists and consultants, we help organizations evolve their digital strategy to solve mission-critical problems. As designers and developers, we build incredible digital solutions that transcend a standalone product and transform an organization's relationship with its customers. Solid communication skills, a servant leadership attitude, a love of learning and an analytical mind are a must to be successful at Solstice. Solstice is seeking a Senior Java/Spring Engineer to join our Cloud Practice on a full time or contract basis.

What You Will Be Doing:

Consulting with Fortune 500 clients in order to build enterprise grade cloud native applications

Supporting team members in order to deliver products to market in an efficient manner

Partnering with top-notch designers to create award winning user experiences

Bridging the gap between elegant front end design and existing enterprise backend architectures

Mentoring less experienced engineers to foster their career path and growth

Traveling to client site on a weekly basis to collaborate with client development team

Your Profile Includes:

Strong level knowledge of Java and Java web applications

Strong understanding of modern Spring frameworks (Spring Boot, Spring Cloud Services, etc)

Solid OOD and OOP skills are required

Previous experience delivering products in an Agile environment

Experience developing enterprise applications that support high traffic volumes

7 or more years of professional software development experience

Exposure to modern software practices such as TDD, CI/CD, etc. is required

Previous consulting experience is a plus

Working experience with microservice architectures is a plus

Working experience with public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) is a plus

Working experience with modern web application frameworks (AngularJS, ReactJS, etc) is also a plus

Previous exposure to Pivotal Cloud Foundry is a huge plus

BS in Computer Science or a related field

Open to a minimum of 80% travel required.

Valid Through: 2019-10-9