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Lead Java Developer

  • Location: Flower Mound, 75022
  • Salary: 145000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

This fast growing industry leader has an immediate full-time opportunity in Flower Mound, TX for a Lead Java Developer.  This position requires working 1-2 days/week so must live within the DFW area.  Open to relocation packages.  Requires a proficiency in Java, Spring Boot, GIT, and Kubernetes.  Angular is strongly preferred. This Lead Software Developer designs and develops systems-level software and provides systems support.  This position plays a key role within each phase of the software development lifecycle and will work cross functionally with the company’s infrastructure, security, data warehouse, and other development teams. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Participating in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle including feature specification, time and cost estimates, design, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance.

  • Conceptualizing solutions to complex business problems.

  • Choosing appropriate technologies and languages for implementing software solutions.

  • Implementing software solutions following best practices to produce well organized, efficient, and maintainable code.

  • Developing user interfaces that are intuitive and aesthetically pleasing using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

  • Analyzing and resolving software bugs and performance problems.

  • Providing guidance and serving as resource for less experienced developer.

  • Protecting all forms of highly confidential and proprietary business information and ability to maintain the highest standards of privacy and security.

  • Following and abiding by all information and security policies and practices.

  • Ensuring code paths are unit tested and defect free.

  • Working closely with geographically dispersed development teams and third party partners.

  • Analysis and debugging issues and providing a resolution in a timely manner.

  • Gathering and documenting technical requirements and specifications.

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Mathematics, Engineering, or other technical field or related experience. Masters Degree desirable.

  • 8 years experience required. Prior 3+ years experience as Lead required.

  • Strong knowledge of OOA/OOP and SOA concepts.

  • Understanding of Agile processes.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Key requirements: Java, Spring Boot, GIT, and Kubernetes.  Strongly prefer experience with JDK 8, 11, ArgoCD, Docker, EKS, GIT, Jenkins, Bitbucket, AWS, Kinesis, S3, Angular, MySQL, Maven

  • Highly Desirable: NodeJS, Kafka

  • Multiple development methodologies including Agile/Scrum, TDD etc.

  • Disciplined approach to software engineering best practices (e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design documentation, quality assurance)

  • Strong experience with creating and consuming Web Services.

  • Experience with GIT Repositories

  • JavaScript frameworks like Angular 

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

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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