Java Developer - Secret in Fort Knox, KY at Volt

Date Posted: 4/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Fort Knox, KY
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/24/2018
  • Job ID:
    111567
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    540-481-3136

Job Description

Job Description: Java Developer

Volt is seeking a Java Developer to join our customer's team at the U.S. Army Human Resources Command located at Ft. Knox, KY. The developer will be part of a team that is enhancing/upgrading applications in an enterprise environment. Responsible for the design, development, and fielding of enterprise application solutions for the US Army Human Resources Command supporting the Army Recruiting Support Branch.



Primary Responsibilities:

  • Under general direction, designs, develops, troubleshoots, debugs, and implements software code using Java, JavaScript, HTML, SQL, and XML for software components of the web applications. 
  • Works with graphic designers and other members of a project team to develop the site concept, interface design, and architecture of the website. Responsible for interface implementation. 
  • Integrates web applications with backend databases.  Deploys large web-based transaction systems using application servers. Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the integration of new products per production and client requirements. 
  • Requires strong navigation and site-design instincts.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of software development experience developing Java web applications.
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience with RDBMS such as Oracle, SQLServer, or similar databases
  • Experience using version control tools such as Subversion.
  • Experience with software development processes such as SDLC, Scrum, or similar.
  • Experience with JEE/JSP Containers such as WebLogic, JBoss, or Tomcat (or similar)
  • Creative problem solving abilities and strong work ethic with “can do” attitude.
  • Ability to take high-level requirements and compile them into development tasks.
  • Ability to estimate tasks based off of technical debt, level of effort, and complexity.
  • Ability to thrive in a team/collaborative environment.
  • Ability to provide mentoring and coaching to less experienced team members.
  • Ability to function at a fast pace with multiple deadlines.
  • US Citizen – No dual citizenship.
  • Possess a SECRET clearance or have the ability to obtain one. Must have at least an interim SECRET to begin work on the contract .
  • Must be CompTIA Security+ certified.
  • Must obtain a related certification relevant to the computing environment, such as Oracle Certified Associate Java SE 8 Programmer, with the first 90 days of employment.
  • Must be enrolled in CompTIA Continuing Education program.
  • Remote work an option if all the qualifications are met


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Java Design patterns (MVC, DAO, Singleton, Factory, etc.).
  • Experience supporting JVMs in Unix/Linux/Windows environments.
  • Experience with frameworks such as SpringMVC, JasperReports, and Hibernate.
  • Knowledge of SOA to include SOAP/WSDL and RESTful services.
  • Experience using Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA, or NetBeans.
  • Experience with shell scripting, parsing, and analyzing log files with REGEXP.
  • Oracle Certified Associate Java SE 8 Programmer or Oracle Certified Professional SE 8 Programmer.
  • Experience with Documentum, Live Scan, and/or Liferay.

An active Secret security clearance is required to start this position on day one and also the ability to maintain an active Secret security clearance.

This is a contingent/temp-to-hire position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers 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. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.