Kforce Java Developer in West Des Moines, Iowa

Kforce has partnered with one of 'America's Top 500 Companies' who is in search of a Java Developer in West Des Moines, Iowa (IA). This is a Direct Hire role. In this environment, you will collaborate with different team members including: Product Owner's, Quality Assurance Engineer's and Scrum Master's to effectively deliver value.Summary:The team is looking for several self-motivated/self-directed application developer/engineers who have experience working with JavaEE/J2EE technologies and willing to learn new concepts pertaining to building cloud applications. As a Senior Developer/Engineer, you will design, develop and unit tests applications that will run in the cloud.The team members selected for these opportunities will participate and be actively engaged in daily stand up's, Iteration showcase/review and Iteration planning and retrospective meetings. You must have the ability to review/analyze code and come with tasks to re-platform the application into the cloud and work in fast paced, ever changing Agile team environment.About the company: Our client is known as a place where people feel included, valued, supported and respected. Innovative thinking and industry-leading technology allow their associates to thrive and grow in their careers. And with a priority placed on their culture and company principles, their commitment to diversity, ethics and the communities in which they operate is their driving force. This is a full-time opportunity with a competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefits package including a generous PTO program and many other benefits.

  • 7 years of JavaEE experience

  • 7 years of application development and implementation experience

  • Cloud development experience

  • Pairing Agile methodology experience is a huge plus

  • Paid training

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and understanding of Cloud computing, PaaS design principles and micro services and containers

  • Spring experience

  • XML (Extensible Markup Language) experience

  • JDBC experience

  • JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) development experience

We're looking for team members with the following technical traits and competencies:

  • Ability to enable, coach newly onboarded team members and teams to adapt to the new working model

  • Demonstrated experience in spotting opportunities for automation and efficiency and provide feedback in the appropriate forums to foster an environment of constant improvement

  • Ability to help the organization achieve and mature in Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

  • Strong technical aptitude in terms of troubleshooting production issues and solution implementation

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours