Software Engineer in Camden, NJ

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

American Water Works Company, Inc   •  

Camden, NJ 08102

Industry: Energy & Utilities


Less than 5 years

Posted 11 days ago

  by    Smruti Mohanty

Primary Role

The Software Engineer should have an understanding of Java programming, object oriented design process/principles, and strong analytical abilities. They will support projects across multiple business and technical functions specializing in Java development and be accountable for innovation and continuous improvement of applications.

They are a self-motivated individual that will have responsibilities in designing, programming, testing, implementing, documenting and maintaining applications. They will also have service delivery responsibilities that involves managing the sustainment and optimization of Java based applications


Ability to gather and analyze internal application data needs by means of interviews and facilitated

discussions with users

Ability to translate data needs into technical designs for development, testing and implementation

Ability to identify and communicate risks and issues affecting business rules, functional requirements

and specifications.

Ability to develop Java applications.

Ability to serve as a liaison between technical, quality assurance and non-technical stakeholders

throughout the development and deployment process

Ability to design and develop solutions to resolve defects and production problems

Ability to thoroughly Unit Test development code and solutions, and migrate code through testing


Ability to demonstrate ownership and timely responses to production problems and business unit


Sound knowledge and understanding of Java, Javascript and C++

Sound knowledge and understanding of any of the following: CSS, HTML, .NET, Python

Sound knowledge of Object Oriented Programming

Sound knowledge of SDLC Methodology

Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building

Knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of

customer trust and confidence

Excellent decision-making ability, balancing what is right with what is realistic

Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change

Possess a high energy level, sense of urgency, decisiveness, and an ability to work well under pressure

Possess a curiosity and a passion towards engaging the imagination of line of business leaders in

grasping and enabling the fundamentals of change

Demonstrated ability to work and team with a multitude of different people from various lines of business

Strong verbal and written communication skills for a wide variety of audiences including proven ability to

deliver conference presentations

Creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while simultaneously

maintaining the "big picture" view


1-3 years of software development experience in an application development environment through

Internship or work experience

BS /MS in Computer Science, Computer Applications, Information Technology, Mathematics or related

field of Engineering with strong academic background


Champions safety


Cultivates innovation

Customer obsessed

Drives Results

Nimble learning

Valid Through: 2019-11-4

American Water Works Company, Inc job

$80K - $100K