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Senior Java Developer

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Title: Senior Java Developer
Location: San Diego, CA
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Industry: Consulting
Pay Rate: $90,000 - $110,000/yr
Post Date: 01/31/2014

Michael Nelms

The Sr. Java Developer is a senior technical leadership role with deep technical responsibilities to enable our members to succeed.

The successful candidate will:

  • Drive design and implementation of durable and secure web based services
  • Evaluate new technologies and generate recommendations for engineering direction to senior management
  • Lead development teams, incorporate with a mixed resources of staff, contractors and outsourced developers in multiple locations
  • Mentor and coach engineers to further their technical skills and augment engagement
  • Support development and operations teams during production deployments during scheduled maintenance windows
  • Define and improve development methodologies and processes across the IT organization


  • Must have 4-6 years implementing web applications. Must have demonstrated strong performance in prior roles with increasing levels of responsibility and independence
  • Expertise with Java/J2EE, C#/.Net, Hibernate, Linus (scripting), Windows (VBA scripts), MS SQL Server (2005+). PostgreSQL, MySQL, Spring, XML
  • Experience with systems integration leveraging web services technologies (REST, SOAP, JSON)
  • Experience with Social Business Systems such as Jive/SBS
  • Basic knowledge of Networking, VPNs, Routing, Private Networks, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of CSS (preferably CSS3)
  • Expertise in OO Software design/architecture with understanding of design patterns, data structures, and multi-threading
  • Excellent communication skills: Demonstrated ability to present to all levels of leadership, including executives
  • Basic knowledge of leveraging virtualization technologies for production, QA and development environments


  • Flexible
  • Team member
  • Organized
  • Independent
  • Strategic and analytical
  • Detail oriented
  • Effective communicator
  • Creative and lively intellect
  • Appropriate sense of urgency
  • Ability to learn new skills, particularly technology


Bachelor's Degree in CS or equivalent experience in medium sized business IT department

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