Junior Java Developer

Employer
Acuity, Inc.
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Overview: Acuity is a leading management and technology consulting firm that specializes in serving the federal government. Our innovative, collaborative and rewarding work environment has earned repeat honors from the Washington Business Journal's Best Places to Work and SmartCEO Corporate Culture awards. We are looking for new talent to add to our growing team and are currently hiring additional Junior Java Developers.As a Junior Java Developer you will be assisting on a mission critical program supporting into our highly visible Federal customer. Responsibilities: As a junior Java Developer you will assist in developing new solutions, participate in design reviews, conduct code reviews, create test plans and participate in testing reviews, and resolve moderate defects. This position will help in supporting the designs, documents, reviews, and maintenance of the components of software solutions for projects related to the support of varying Integration applications as needed.The role operates in an Agile / Kanban environment and requires a solid understanding of the full software lifecycle, including functional requirement gathering, design and development, testing of software applications and documenting requirements and technical specifications.In addition, you will also be responsible in supporting and helping in the following:Researches, assist in development, and/or participates in hands-on installation, configuration, and maintenance. This includes troubleshooting production issues, deploying application and configuration components, automation and upgradeAssist in documentation for testing and maintenance of system corrections, that will automate tasks and assist in reportingAssist in production support of business applications: start and stop of application instances; trouble shoot application failures, and diagnosing performance or reliability issues of applications; assisting application teams in the use custom support toolsSkills needed: Java, Javascript, Agile / Kanban, software development, SDLC 1 - 2 years of experience in Java /J2EE development, concurrency, middleware, and/or distributed computing.Proven history of successful interaction with internal customers and/or enterprise IT department.Proven experience in triaging customer/client issues, and after hours support.Excellent troubleshooting skills.Ability to clearly understand and articulate complex problems.Very strong interpersonal skills able to work at all levels of the organization.Education:Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.Clearance Requirements:US Citizenship is required, and the ability to obtain and maintain a DHS Public Trust suitability.#CB