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Lead Java Developer

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Salary: 81.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Leverage the latest in Cloud technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. This is a Contract position that has the potential to extend into a long-term contract engagement.

Position: Lead Java Developer
Location: Fort Worth, TX (Hybrid, 2 days/week onsite) 


Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gather business requirements to develop services for Loyalty products and services.
  • Work with Product Owners to guide and lead a development squad.
  • Provide Technical guidance to team members and mentor junior developers.
  • Perform Application development using Java, React, Angular, HTTP, CSS, XML, JSON, REST, Typescript, SQL languages.
  • Provide Test Driven Development.
  • Champion and incorporate development standards and CI/CD processes.
  • Build and facilitate the integration of DevOps principles into all development.
  • Proactively identify and resolve potential issues.
  • Provide guidance and maintain IT hygiene for Loyalty applications.
  • Identify and incorporate any new security standards that may be required to protect customer data.
  • Resolve Production issues, provide bug fixes and solve identified problems in application code.
  • Follow Agile and Scrum software development methodologies during project development and project communication.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of IT experience required.
  • 5+ years of experience developing Web applications (Full Stack).
  • 3-5 years of experience working on Agile Development teams.
  • 1-3 years of experience managing and developing applications hosted in a Cloud Environment.


  • Agile and SCRUM Project Methodology. (Required)
  • Experience and Familiarity with DevOps concepts. (Preferred)
  • Proficient in Java 8 (Required), preferably an Oracle Certified Professional.
  • React or Angular 2 and up (Required)
  • Experience developing cloud-native apps/services (preferred)
  • Development Frameworks: Spring Boot (Required), Spring Security, Spring Integration, Spring JMS, Spring Cloud, Microservices, Spring REST, SQL/NoSQL, TDD, Event-Driven framework.
  • Development tools/platforms: IntelliJ, GitHub, GitHub Actions, Azure cloud, Kubernetes (Preferred).
  • Test automation with Junit, Selenium, and Jasmine frameworks. (Preferred)