Robert Half Technology Software Engineer in Washington, Washington

The Sr Java Developer will produce or modify computer programs of all sizes and complexity. They will solve system and program problems. Additionally, the Sr Java Developer recommends courses of action on new application jobs, while considering the total system spectrum, from source document origination to final systems output and handling. They will handle extensive research, analysis, definition and documentation on all facets of the job and recommend the appropriate hardware solution for the application. Provides mentoring support for less experienced programming staff. Selection Criteria:

  • Proven extensive programming experience in Java Enterprise Edition (J2EE). Must be able to cite examples demonstrating proficient programming expertise.

  • Proven programming experience leveraging SOAP/REST services and XML.

  • Strong database skills with MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.

  • Experience working with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery.

  • Proven strong analytical skills, including demonstrated experience identifying and quantifying problems and providing effective resolutions. Cite examples of good decision-making skills when dealing with multiple alternatives.

  • Demonstrated experience working effectively within a team. Provide examples of motivating co-workers in difficult situations.

  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to convey information to internal and external customers in a clear, focused and concise manner.

  • Provide examples of working under multiple deadlines and minimal supervision. Cite examples of successfully organizing and effectively completing projects where given little or no direction.

  • Proven experience with IBM FileNet platform is a plus Position Responsibilities:

  • Researches, designs, defines, develops, tests, documents and implements new computer applications or changes to existing applications following our standards.

  • Installs software packages and/or personal computer software.

  • Assures that hardware and software operate efficiently.

  • Utilizes programming tools effectively to ensure accuracy and enhance productivity.

  • Assembles and analyzes data relating to processing problems, soliciting help as needed from IS and business unit associates.

  • Consults and/or advises business unit associates by written and/or oral communication on inquiries concerning existing or proposed systems.

  • Participates in committee meetings on developmental projects, large-scale improvement projects and internal Information Services' technical committees. May chair committees and/or subcommittees.

  • Provides training and mentoring to other programming staff, systems managers, business unit management or business unit associates on technical topics or systems definition.

  • Handles multiple assignments with multiple deadlines simultaneously.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by management.

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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Req ID: 04510-0008945527

Functional Role: Software Engineer

Country: USA

State: WA

City: Washington

Postal Code: 20005

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: JavaScript, PostgreSQL, Java, Django