Randstad Senior Java Developer in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Senior Java Developer

job details:

  • location:Saint Paul, MN

  • salary:$100,000 - $150,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670048

job description

Senior Java Developer

job summary:

Our client is looking for a Senior Java Developer to joining their growing team. This person will be part of the R&D division and will performing new development on their flagship product. Ideal candidate for this role will have a strong background in back-end java development, experience in deploying to the cloud along with API experience.

location: Saint Paul, Minnesota

job type: Permanent

salary: $100,000 - 150,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: No Degree Required


  • Work with other developers and architects to translate user stories into robust software services and solutions

  • Work closely with Business Analysts, Project Managers, Developers and Architects to breakdown tasks and provide estimates in an Agile software development lifecycle.

  • Serve as a technical expert on software development projects within a business.

  • Ability to lead the full development life cycle from business requirements to production release.

  • Support, maintain, and document software functionality, including oversight of the same for more junior developers.

  • Identify, evaluate and champion new technologies for implementation

  • Work closely with 1st and 2nd level support organizations to identify, analyze and resolve reported issues. Assigning tasks to other team members as appropriate.

  • Design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing software systems and/or applications.

  • Analyze and review code of more junior developers to find causes of errors and recommend solutions.

  • Lead software design reviews in major areas of expertise.

  • Ability to consult with end users to prototype, refine, test, and debug applications to meet user needs.

  • Capable of working independently and leading a group of developers

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


  • Strong Communication Skills both written and verbal

  • Able to work well independently and with a team

  • Must be willing to work in an matrixed environment


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a combination of related education and experience

  • 5-8+ years of software development experience. Experience in Java is a must.

  • The ideal candidate also has experience working with either a .NET technology stack or experience with Microsoft Azure cloud deployments.

  • Sr. Level developer in an agile development environment, capable of working independently and with other developers

  • Proven track record of driving forward architectural concepts, implementations and technology stack migrations

  • Experience with hosted business to consumer Web services

  • Strong knowledge of SOA and REST

  • Strong experience building scalable software solutions and distributed systems

  • Experience with Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud Architectures and Infrastructure deployments (AWS or Azure experience a plus).

  • Experience working in a TDD and Continuous Integration environment

  • Experience in providing solutions in a multi-tenant environment and working with large data sets.

  • Experience writing, tuning and debugging medium-to-large scale database applications in SQL Server or Oracle, including demonstrated proficiency in designing and tuning database schemas and queries

  • Experience with Atlassian tool set (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket) a plus

  • Some front-end development experience a plus

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