Job Description: Job #: 1000976
Java Dev with AWS (Contract-to-Hire)
Our client has an immediate need for a strong middle/back java dev with AWS experiene in Itasca, IL. This opportunity is for a 6-12 Month Contract-to-Hire.
Summary of position
Need a strong Java dev (emphasis on middle and back-end dev) to join the cloud architecture and software engineering team. This position will work cross-functionally with other QA and Dev teams on internal platforms and solutions deployed in AWS cloud.
Strong Java Experience currently using Java 7 and Java 8
Strong experience in RESTful Services service based architecture
Experience utilizing Spring boot framework
Knowledge of Cloud technologies, and the desire to learn how to develop in the cloud
Strong communication skills experience communicating with internal users
Ability to work independently on tasks, while also having a team oriented focus
Strong desire to keep up to date with new versions of programs / languages
Must have experience building software in a CI/CD environment, Jenkins preferred
Experience building applications that run in Docker containers
Experience building services and microservices
Technologies Overview (relevant but not limited to)
Java (including Java platform- JRE/JDK/JVM)
S3 cloud storage
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Experience with UI technologies AngularJS or equivalent
Experience with caching technologies, EHCACHE, Spark Ignite, etc.
Experience with container orchestration, Nomad or other service
A plus to have experience with container orchestration, i.e. Nomad or Mesos
BS in Computer Science, or similar field (preferred)
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