Duration: 12/01/2014 - 06/30/2015
Location: Atlanta, Georgia 30334
As a Senior JAVA Developer at Georgia Department of Labor, you will develop maintainable, scalable and highly-reliable applications. You will be responsible for creating and managing changes to architecture, features, and tools across our site.
In this role, you will:
•Design, build, test and deploy high performance web applications and services
•Support ongoing software development activities associated with improvements to legacy code and new architecture.
•Write low maintenance, highly reliable, secure code and implementing solid application architecture and design.
•Manage architecture and framework changes from creation to full adoption across multiple web applications and services.
•Explore new technologies while being judicious in their use
•Review code and development designs and engage peers to enforce software standards and best practices
•Drive improvements and adaptation to new and updated standards and best practices
Skill set required
•Educational attainment equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
•Knowledge of SQL Databases
•7+ years of hands-on programming experience
•Expertise in JAVA with a strong experience of web technologies
•Experience developing distributed applications on the Windows platform
•Familiarity with various design patterns and clean code
•Has strong communication and leadership skills
•Works well with a team and independently
•Takes initiative and sets a positive example
•Able to support multiple concurrent projects
•Demonstrated understanding of how quality software is designed and constructed
•Able to reverse engineer business requirements and technical design from pre-existing code
•Experience in COBOL & CICS development and maintenance
Communicate effectively with co-workers, quality assurance staff, system users, documentation staff and management.