Back-End Developer (Java) in Ames, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ames, IA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

*** This position is located in Moline, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Volt is seeking a Back-End Developer to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Moline, IL.  This is a contingent position forecasted for 1 year.  Within this role, you will develop, code, configure, and test programs and systems.  In addition, you will:

  • Evaluate and implement enhancement design solutions to improve cost,
    quality, and performance of software applications
  • Analyze assignments and determine software specifications that must be
    fulfilled to achieve objectives
  • Execute necessary documentation, as directed, or needed
  • Collaborate with other relevant stakeholders and team members to ensure
    that features meet business needs
  • Follow industry-standard agile software design methodology for development
    and documentation

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience with Java web development with Spring and RESTful APIs
  • 2+ years of experience with TDD and acceptance test-driven development utilizing J-Unit, Cucumber, etc.
  • Experience with DevOps principles and lean development such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (GitHub, Jenkins, etc.)
  • 1+ years of experience with varied database technologies (e.g. MongoDB, DB2, SAP HANA)
  • Working understanding of design patterns and loosely coupled architectures (
  • Experience configuring, implementing, and utilizing system execution/quality monitoring tools like AppDynamics, Grafana, Graylog, SonarQube, etc.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of JavaScript development with REACT, Redux, HTML, and CSS

Desired Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience with JavaScript development utilizing REACT, Angular, Redux, HTML and CSS
  • 2+ years of experience with TDD and acceptance test-driven development utilizing Jest, Puppeteer, Enzyme, etc.
  • 2+ years of work experience in an Agile/Scrum team environment
    Experience in cloud development with platforms like AWS or Azure

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.