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Java Software Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, 30354
  • Salary: 56.5
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Are you an experience Java Software Engineer with strong experience developing backend end APIs and RESTFul services used by other applications and systems?   

We are looking to hire a team of six Java Software Engineers and here are the skills we are seeking:

1) Minimum 7 years of Software Development experience in Java
2) This is key - Experience with web service development standards and practices, including RESTful APIs, microservices, and SOA services.
3) Expert in Functional Programming approaches, preferably in Java * 4) Experience working with containers, and managed container orchestrators (Kubernetes/OpenShift) in the cloud (For example AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service, Azure Kubernetes Service, Red Hat OpenShift)
5) Experience with microservices management like istio
6) Knowledge of Authentication and Authorization protocols like oAuth2.0 and openID Connect etc.
7) Prefer Cloud-native development in the Spring/Spring Boot ecosystem and strong working knowledge of developing and deploying applications in major cloud providers (AWS)
(8) Prefer experience in cloud managed services and DB (RDS, NoSQL/DynamoDB, serverless, etc.)
(9) DevSecOps and/or automation experience in code testing, building, and deployment using tools like VeraCode, SonarQube, Tekton (preferred) or Jenkins, GitHub and/or GitLab.
(10) Prefer Java Software Engineers that have Considering Observability, Monitoring, Logging, and Tracing as part of development leveraging managed services like AWS cloud watch, jaegar, kiali and Dynatrace etc.
(11) Experience with Test Driven Development
(12) And of course, experience with Agile methodologies (we use SAFe) 

In this role, you will design and develop business applications that are primarily services for other systems and applications.  Many of these applications are called using RESTFul APIs and SOA services.   If you have a predominance of experience with backend API development, this is the right Java opportunity for you.    

This will be a long term, 12 month contract to start but likely to go longer!   Please apply so we can start a discussion with you about this new opportunity.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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