Kforce Developer 3 in Reston, Virginia

Kforce has a client seeking a Developer 3 in Reston, Virginia (VA).Summary:The Developer 3 will develop, modify, or update applications used by business units or infrastructure units. The ideal candidate will lead, or play lead technical role in development teams' efforts to determine unit needs and business processes that are automated by the application. This person will also participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software.Key Job Functions:

  • Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project

  • Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team; Assess detailed specifications against design requirements

  • Review coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development; Analyze application for data integrity issues

  • Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results

  • Serve as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project

  • May mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required

  • 8 years of related experience, Java, J2EE, JavaScript/jQuery/AngularJS, Spring, Hibernate, REST Web Services

  • 8 years of hands-on software development (full SDLC) experience required

  • 6 years of experience developing with Java, J2EE, Spring framework, WebLogic, JBoss, JMS, web services (REST & SOAP) and front end development

  • Agile methodology project experience preferred

  • Experience with multiple platforms, languages and technical solutions

  • Experience with code coverage tools such as CAST/Fortify preferred

  • Exposure to CICD continuous integration tools such as Jenkins, Test Automation and build tools such as Maven or Ant preferred

  • Experience with Angular JS preferred

  • AWS experience preferred

  • Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Experience leading a team a plus

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