Java Developer in Richfield, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  843143


Title: IT - Developer (Specialty) III

Duration: Projected through 11/8/18

Work Location: Richfield, MN.

This is not a project, but rather an ongoing engagement with the Connections Engineering teams.  A person in this role will be senior engineer in product team, and will be responsible for developing APIs, integrations, and server side code using latest libraries and frameworks and provide technical guidance.


Project Description:



Position Overview:


Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for:

A person in this role will deliver new features, enhancements, and foundational engineering tasks to deliver on a regular basis.  Depending on team, this could be every week, or every two weeks. 


They will guide and mentor a team to ensure artifacts to deploy are ready and tested on time.  There is also an expectation that this person would also be a hands on contributor to said artifacts.


What would a normal day for this position look like??

This is a 100% developer role where the person is expected to work on features or technical debts, perform peer reviews, participate in scrum events.


Skills Overview:

What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?

Qualified candidates will have experience leading development teams in a fast-paced Agile environment.  They should have a combination of JavaScript and Groovy/Java development experience, with an emphasis on Groovy.  A very qualified candidate will be a hands-on technical leader who has experience delivering high scale applications.


Groovy & API are required

JavaScript is a nice to have


Preferred requirements:  Knowledge of cloud infrastructure and “content delivery networks” is a huge plus.

What are the soft skills that you feel candidates must-have in order to be successful in this role?

 Must be a great team player and should be able to work in a cross functional team.

Please provide three industries that would produce fitting candidates:

 E-Commerce, health care, banking – any type of industry that would require high interaction between stakeholders, and a focus on Agile delivery at high scale.


Interview Process Overview (ASAP):


One hour Hacker Rank panel interview with two or more team members