IT Java Developer in Des Moines, IA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

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Job #:  816507

IT Java Developer

Des Moines, IA


  • Basic knowledge of insurance and financial services products preferred.
  • Advanced planning/organizational, problem-solving, analytical, time management, decision-making, and communication skills required, as well as solid leadership and basic presentation skills.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate technical plans, strategies, and designs to all levels of the company.
  • Basic knowledge of business unit applications preferred.
  • Must be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality.
  • Proficiency with database applications; knowledge of mainframe, distributed, and/or web programming languages.
  • Working Conditions: Some travel may be required, including overnight stays.
  • May be required to provide on-call support.
  • Bachelor's degree in a computer related field or equivalent work experience plus 6-10 years of experience in IT field required.
  • Proven experience as a senior IT professional.
  • Experience with DevOps concepts and specifically Continuous Integration.
  • Experience using Maven, Git, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, Fisheye Additional tools include RAD, InteliJ or Eclipse Clean Code practices.
  • Additional experience with TDD and Test automation.
  • Strong experience in back-end development (Batch and service development).
  • Experience working in legacy code bases. 


  • Under general direction, identify and provide complex technical and business solutions to meet business strategy.
  • Provide leadership in areas of expertise throughout all phases of application systems development.