Kforce Java Back End Developer in Jeffersonville, Indiana

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Java Back End Developer in Jeffersonville, IN.Summary:An opportunity exists for a technically strong Applications Developer to work in the travel industry. The successful candidate will be part of the development team responsible for designing, developing, testing and implementation of online booking engines and supporting products. This position will work as an experienced developer on the team and directly assist entry and mid-level developers with functional requirements, testing, and project specifications. This developer will collaborate with project managers, customers/users and other members of the team in design specification, testing requirements and release planning.Responsibilities:

  • Analyze existing code, enhance it and implement new features

  • New API development with many third-party libraries, both RESTFUL and SOAP

  • Continuous integration scripting to automate tasks

  • Software development life-cycle planning, implementation and documentation

  • Unit and integration testing

  • Detailed time tracking

  • Other duties as required

  • 3 years of experience in web application development, testing, deployment

  • Strong background in MVC frameworks

  • Solid OOP knowledge, use of design patterns

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Application server and relational database experience in a Linux environment

  • Practical experience with web services, XML, and data binding

  • Able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical personnel

  • Understands and complies with professional standards and company policies

  • Ability to perform as a team player and earns the respect of others

  • Highly motivated self-starter with attention to detail

Skills Desired:

  • Knowledge and experience with DevOps

  • Hands on experience with Struts and JSP

  • Experience with MySQL, triggers, stored procedures and database optimization

  • Experience with Apache, Tomcat, Ant, and Git

  • Familiarity with Eclipse or IntelliJ

  • Knowledge of JavaScript, JQuery, DOM, and browser compatibility issues

  • Experience with Selenium

  • Experience within Travel Services, including middleware providers

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:50000.00Maximum Compensation:60000.00