Mid/ Sr. Java Developer in Alexandria, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (973) 404-9187

Job Description

Volt has partnered with a large government services organization in search of a Sr. Java Developer to sit on-site at a client of their's in Alexandria, VA.

Job Title:  Senior Java Developer

Job Description:  Design, develop, and implement large, cutting edge standalone Java web-based application systems. The candidate will design, code and test full-stack Java-based standalone application and web application software using Agile methodology with a Java Script user interface.  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.

Key Skills:  JAVA, JEE, Web Services (RESTful and SOAP), Spring, Hibernate, JSON, XML


  • Design, develop, maintain, and deliver highly scalable and reliable software using standalone 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.


  • Agile Software development process experience.
  • Strong experience in Java technologies.
  • Hands on experience with Spring Framework, POJOs, . 
  • Experience in developing RESTful Web Service.
  • Experience in one of the following ORM tools: Hibernate, iBatis or JPA
  • Experience in at least one of the following configuration management tools: PVCS, Subversion and build automation tools such as Ant, Maven, BuildForge or similar.. 
  • Prior J2EE application development experience on JBoss Application Server or other similar J2EE application server.
  • Experience authoring and performance engineering SQL queries and stored procedures for Oracle RDBMS 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.