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Junior Java Software Engineer
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- Junior Java Software Engineer
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- Melbourne, FL
- Other Location
Summary: Liberty IT Solutions is seeking a Software Engineer (Java) to work on a talented team sustaining cloud-based APIs that positively impact the lives of millions of Americans. We need a creative engineer with the ability and desire to understand multiple technologies and architectures, troubleshoot issues in complex systems, and design and implement new capabilities in existing systems. A candidate should have strong communication and collaboration skills, attention to detail, and a strong sense of ownership and responsibility. In this role you will be sustaining essential capabilities in an operational environment as well as implementing new cloud-based API capabilities. Remote work allowed.
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a technical discipline, or 5 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education
Required Years of Experience: 1+ years. A new grad with significant internship experience and demonstrable capabilities may also be considered for this position.
- Understand the architecture and design of multiple existing API capabilities developed in Java
- Collaborate with the team to monitor and maintain the availability and performance of existing API capabilities
- Troubleshoot and resolve defects within existing API capabilities
- Collaborate with teammates to understand and troubleshoot issues within the larger system
- Perform periodic sustainment activities such as license, certificate, and credential updates.
- Develop enhancements to existing API capabilities as defined and approved by leadership
- Participate in daily stand-up meetings and other Agile ceremonies
- Write clean, scalable code based on requirements and consistent with design
- Unit Test enhancement and defect corrections
- Collaborate with teammates to perform system regression testing
- Deploy new baselines to production environments following existing Maintenance Release Processes
- Make recommendations for enhancements to improve existing software and/or to enhance the monitoring capability
- Serve as an expert on applications and provide technical support when appropriate
- Proven capabilities and experience as a developer
- Experience with web-based applications
- Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
- Familiarity with architecture styles for web-based APIs (e.g. SOAP, REST, RPC)
- Familiarity with common web-based data formats (XML, JSON)
- Familiarity with modern source control systems such as git/svn/mercurial
- Familiarity with automated testing using frameworks such as JUnit
- Excellent collaboration and teamwork skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- High standards, attention to detail, and a strong sense of responsibility for the sustainment of the operational systems
- Familiarity with the following additional languages and technologies: Mule, Java Beans, JSP, JMS, J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, CSS, DHTML, HTML
- Familiarity with Cloud, virtualization, and containerization
- Familiarity with web security using public/private keys, certificates, and encryption
- VA or other Federal Government experience