Current Openings

Java Developer

Tallahassee, FLORIDA | Contract
Post Date: 01/05/21
Job ID: 21-00010
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Java Developer
Duration: 6 months
Location: Tallahassee, FL

Job Description
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other Information Technology major, or equivalent work experience.

Required Tasks to be Performed:
  • Provide maintenance, enhancement and support for a variety of the agency's business applications.
  • Assist in the preparation and documentation of program requirements and specifications.
  • Research and document requirements of program users.
  • Write, translate and code software programs and applications per specifications.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of user manuals and guidelines.
  • Work with network administrators, systems analysts and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to junior programmers.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):
  • 5+ years' experience with Java application development, leveraging frameworks such as Struts 2, Servlets/JSP, and JPA/Hibernate
  • 5+ years' experience with Oracle databases with the capability to write complex queries and develop complex PL/SQL database objects, including both DML and DDL.
  • 3+ years' experience in web development leveraging XML and CSS
  • 3+ years' experience with Javascript frameworks, such as JQuery (preferred), AngularJS, NodeJS, and React
  • 3+ years' experience developing web services, preferably RESTful web services
  • Experience with responsive design frameworks, preferably Bootstrap
  • Experience using code repositories, preferably Git
  • Experience using continuous integration tools, preferably Jenkins
  • Knowledge of relational and object-oriented database designs
  • Knowledge of object-oriented design methodologies
  • Knowledge of Information Systems Development Methodology (ISDM)
  • Experience with database query tools (i.e., SQL Developer)
  • Knowledge of database security, including role-based security
  • Knowledge and experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML)
  • Ability to be creative, to use sound judgment, and to display foresight to identify potential problems and design/specifications and assigned application software systems
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to determine work priorities and ensure proper completion of work assignments
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines without sacrificing quality
  • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative, oral and written communication skills

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):
  • Experience creating and supporting data warehouse implementations and related data marts (this includes designing and developing Extract-Transform-Load [ETL] processes for data warehouses, gathering requirements, and designing databases)
  • Experience leveraging (Oracle) Spatial data
  • Familiarity with Agile development, specifically Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP) and Kanban.
  • Database and application architecture experience
  • Experience with Virtualization, preferably Docker
  • Experience implementing GIS (Geographic Information System) applications
  • Experience maintaining WebLogic Server
  • Experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML)
  • Experience with environmental regulatory business processes and practices
  • Knowledge and understanding of DEP's technical environment