Java Developer in Alexandria, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

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    24 weeks
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Job Description

Volt seeks skilled Java developers to design, develop, and implement large, cutting edge standalone Java and Java Script web-based application system, this is a contract to hire opportunity with one of our major clients located in Alexandria, VA.  The candidate will design, code and test full-stack JEE based standalone application and web application software using Agile methodology.  Use sound software engineering and object oriented principles to ensure that developed code is maintainable, efficient, reliable, understandable, secure, fault tolerant, and of high quality.

Candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a government level clearance

KEY SKILLS:  JAVAJEE, Web services (REST Based), Spring, Hibernate, JSON, XML, JQuery, Java Script


  • Design, develop, maintain, and deliver highly scalable and reliable software using Java and web technologies.
  • Requires object-oriented expertise.
  • Experience developing web-based application
  • Collaborate with other engineers and product owners to analyze, design, and implement user stories using an agile methodology.
  • Write high-quality software code that complies with design specifications and meets development and support requirements.
  • Develop unit tests and test changes using an agile methodology.
  • Use a variety of tools to perform unit testing, automated builds, and source control.
  • Participate as a member in Agile teams, and work with other team member to review user stories, estimate and create sprint backlogs, participate in sprint reviews, demos and retrospectives.
  • Experience with JBoss/Fuse is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Java Script including JQuery is a plus


  • Agile Software development process experience.
  • Strong experience in Java technologies.
  • Experience in Java Script technologies.
  • Hands on experience in HTML,Servlets, Java Script, JSP, Spring/JPA and Hibernate/MyBatis ORM frameworks. 
  • Experience in developing REST services using Resteasy, Java Jersey or JAX-RS.
  • Experience in at least one of the following configuration management tools: PVCS, Subversion and build automation tools such as Ant, Maven, BuildForge or similar.
  • Experience in at least one of the following integrated development environments: Eclipse, IBM RAD, or JDeveloper. 
  • Prior JEE application development experience on JBoss Application Server or other similar JEE application servers.
  • Experience authoring and performance engineering SQL queries and stored procedures on MySQL is desired.
  • Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture and WS* standards in addition to hands on experience coding XML Web Services using JAX* API and tools like Axis are strongly desired. 
  • Must also have Unit Testing experience.

Education Requirements:  Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline.

This is a contingent/temporary 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 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.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.