Senior Consultant - JAVA Developer/API

Washington, DC
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Full Time
Who Are We? TeraThink has celebrated over 15 years of successful delivery of innovative and transformative consulting services to the federal government. We specialize in information technology and management consulting that has a purpose and makes a difference. Our teams are focused on providing exceptional service and solving our clients toughest challenges. Our leadership team has a vast amount of experience and boasts a highly successful track record of delivering results within their respective solution areas and industries. Each leader adheres to a lead by the way you want to be led philosophy, which emphasizes transparency and open-door approachability. Who Are We Looking For? At TeraThink, we put our employees first and we expect nothing but your best in return. Our company believes in the importance of growth, passion, character, and of course - fun! Our positive work environment encourages team members to find enjoyable and challenging work in order to bring out the best in each individual. We look for dedicated team members who want to be a part of growing this incredible company. The best candidates are those who always look to go above and beyond and challenge themselves to achieve more each day. Sound Like You? Do you want to excel in your career and enjoy what you do? Then come join our growing team of brilliant professionals at TeraThink. What Youll Do Participate in developing complex full-stack web applications for federal government systems modernization programs Work with the development team to interpret feature requests and develop software in iterative design/build/test cycles using an Agile development process High interest in taking on new initiatives and new task orders to build innovative functionality into the evolving systems Develop robust back-end systems and the APIs that support the functionality Regularly check code into our continuous integration pipeline based on Maven, Gradle, Git and Jenkins to incrementally build our overall system and get immediate feedback on build performance Develop and suggest alternative approaches to resolving problems Ensure code base is testable, efficient, maintainable, and remains compliant with the various standards Participate in internal code reviews to validate compliance test-ability, and maintainability at each sprint Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that requires the individual to simultaneously manage several tasks, while paying attention to detail and quality Proactively communicate with the development and management to anticipate configuration management issues/processes Proactively seek opportunities to implement improvements to internal team processes Contribute to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organizations Agile project life-cycle Drawing on components from the projects open-source framework, use Java, RESTful web services, and Java Spring MVC to design, build and test software components. What Were Looking For Bachelors Degree in a complimentary discipline US Citizen based on client requirements Ability to obtain a security clearance 3+ years software development and engineering experience implementing Java-based solutions 1+ years of recent experience developing and implementing software solutions using Java 1.7 (or greater). At least one of the following: 1+ years of web-based GUI development 1+ years of Spring, RESTful and SOAP-based web services 1+ years of experience in using and managing change management tools, Git, Subversion, TortoiseSVN, and build server software (Jenkins/Hudson/Bamboo) 1+ years experience with Linux OS (RedHat) 1+ years experience writing database programs and SQL scripting Solid understanding and working experience with Git branching and merging Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing Agile environment What We'd Like to See Working experience with JMS Messaging, preferably ActiveMQ and/or Kafka Working experience with Amazon Web Services(AWS) Working experience with code quality inspection tools (eg, Sonar) Working knowledge of Test Driven Development and/or Behavior Driven Development. Automation of test scripts Experience with Functional Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, and User Acceptance Testing phases Why TeraThink is a Great Place to Work Benefits: We love coming to work every day. Our benefits and work-life balance provide employees with much more than just the essentials they keep us happy in and outside of work. A health insurance plan is provided at no cost for employees. Employees enjoy federal holidays off in addition to 18 days of Paid Time Off (20 days after 2 years of service, 25 days after 5 years of service). Our 401k is at a 4% match on a 5% contribution which has immediate vesting because we want you to stay here because you love it not for an invested 401k match. And we know you will love it! Visit the Benefits page for a full list of benefits offered by TeraThink. Perks: In addition to a top-notch benefits package, we host outings at The National Zoo, Escape Room, Top Golf, and holiday parties with swanky themes such as Casino Night. Our employees are also provided the opportunity to enjoy numerous perks such as: Multiple high-definition TVs at our offices with plentiful snacks to enjoy in the cafe areas Breakaway activities such as foosball, darts, and shuffle board TeraThink sponsored FitBit and steps challenges, with prizes Quarterly shipments of snack boxes to our employees working on client site Season tickets to local sports teams Cell phone and commuter reimbursements We also embrace recognition as a way to showcase the great work that takes place at our company each day. As a way of shining light on our hard-working employees, we often provide gift cards for achieving major project milestones, attaining personal certifications, or as a thank you for employees who give back to the community. Our Focus on Professional & Team Growth: We focus on encouraging constant learning, growth and innovation, and support Communities of Practice so that team members can dedicate time to learning new tools or solutions as while as getting to know employees on other projects. We provide each employee with an annual contribution amount to use towards learning and growth. We also encourage our team to participate in our TeraThink blog and share our knowledge with various communities of learning. We strive to provide our employees, whether on client site or in our internal offices, with the best possible work experience. We keep a pulse on our team by sending out frequent micro-surveys that allow team members to provide feedback and thoughts. This frequent feedback allows our agile company to make changes and continue to adjust in any areas to provide team members with the best TeraThink. Whether it is our events, benefits and perks, open communication, culture of recognition and growth; we want team members to be happy and fulfilled in their careers at TeraThink. Our future is you. TeraThink is a proud equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, ancestry, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, familial status, political affiliation, or any other classification protected by state or federal law.

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