Sr. Java Engineer
This requirement is in task order stage of the process and each candidate considered will be fully screened by our recruiter and technical team lead and if so chosen to proceed in consideration, provisioned an Offer Letter of Intent (LOI). This LOI will need to be reviewed, signed and returned to HighPoint given us full approval to submit the aligned candidates resume to our customer for consideration of this task order
HighPoint is seeking to hire a knowledgeable Senior Java Engineer generalist who, based upon the needs of the Program, may be asked to develop and support custom code, open source technologies and Commercial Off the Shell ( COTS ) products that comprise all aspects of the system including content management system, preservation repository, public website. The Senior Java Engineer needs to have in-depth knowledge of Government web site architecture, components, and technologies in order to sustain the system and provide technical continuity across component s and cross-functional teams.
EDUCATION AND YEARS OF EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
MS/MA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related scientific or technical discipline preferred.
Seven (7) years of relevant experience building, maintaining, troubleshooting, and enhancing Java EE custom applications and web services
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:
FDsys/govinfo Search, Repository, Processor, and Web Components and Technologies
JSON, XML, XSLT, XSL, XSD
Custom Applications in Java EE, current supported versions and future versions
Git, GitLab EE
Common and standard open source software build automation tools and IDEs including
Jenkins, Maven, Eclipse, and Nexus Artifact Repository
Common open source administration automation tools including Ansible
Common open source products for analyzing data in real time (e.g. ELK, Zabbix)
Footprints, Trello, Jira (possible future)
Experience troubleshooting operational support issues in a fast-paced Production
Experience with traditional waterfall and agile software development lifecycle
methodologies including Scrum and Kanban.
Experience authoring, editing, and maintaining design documentation, standard operating
procedures, and configuration documentation.
Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills including conveying
technical concepts to non-technical audiences.
Knowledge of FDsys/govinfo content, metadata, and architecture.
Knowledge of Federal legislative, regulatory, and judicial processes and publications.
Knowledge of ISO 14721 OAIS and ISO 16363 TDR.
Must be able to fluently communicate in the English language, in writing and orally.
Experience with DevOps, test driven development, and test automation for all levels of the test pyramid.
US citizenship required as per potential clearance requirements
Relocation will not be offered
Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only
We are unable to sponsor H1B applicants for this role
Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation
Regularly required to sit for extended periods up to 80% of the time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, cell phone, etc.
Occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 10 lbs.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include use of computer monitor screens up to 80% of time
Individuals primary workstation is located in an office area
The noise level in this environment is low to moderate
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HighPoint is a growth-oriented firm that provides a unique, differentiated employee culture relative to our Federal market peers. We leverage this growth-oriented and employee-focused culture to attract and retain a higher grade of talent than our peers to be an employer of choice.
HighPoint helps government agencies elevate the citizen experience (CX) by improving the touchpoints through which citizens interact with government. We were founded in 2006 by Ben Lanius with the spirit of transforming how agencies connect with and empower citizens to deliver on mission-critical objectives.
At HighPoint, our focus is on delivering results that matter. We support and modernize our federal customers mission critical systems and functions.
Agility is at our core: it is the mantra that drives us to succeed. We work quickly, analytically and deliver on agency priorities.
HighPoint is privately held with 350 passionate employees across offices and locations in Indianapolis, Indiana; Baltimore, Maryland; and Reston and Herndon, Virginia.
HighPoint, is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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