Systems Engineer III in Richmond, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  861930

If interested in applying, please send an updated resume (in a .DOC format please) to Anthony at for consideration. Please include this in your subject line: “Richmond – Sys Eng - 861930


Position: Systems/Software Engineer III


Location: Richmond, VA 23238 (West Creek)


Duration: 6 month (possible direct hire for the right candidate)


Start: ASAP


Compensation: Negotiable / Flexible


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
  • At least 7 Years of experience in Application development
  • At least 4 Years of experience in Java, J2EE, Spring, JMS and Java related build and deployment tools and technologies.
  • At least 1 Year of experience working with Jenkins CICD Pipelines
  • At least 1 Year of experience working with Big Data Technologies such as Apache Storm, Apache Spark and Kafka.
  • At least 1 Year of experience working with PostgresSQL.
  • Basic knowledge in Cloud Technologies such as Amazon Web Services.
  • Basic knowledge with In Memory Data Grid solutions such as Apache Geode or Hazelcast.
  • Basic knowledge with rules engines such as Drools


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • At least 8 Years of experience in Application development
  • At least 6 Years of experience in Java, Unix, PostgresSQL and/or SQL Server
  • At least 3 Years of experience in COTS products with strong skills interacting with the vendor
  • At least 4 Years of experience in DBMS such as Oracle, SQL server, SQL scripting, tuning and scheduling.
  • Area-dependent developer certification (e.g. Sun Certified Java Programmer)


Facts about our client:

  • Largest IT company here in Richmond (most high tech, innovative, cutting edge etc…)
  • Essentially a food court in every building
  • Flexibility on where they can sit and work
  • The campus functions as a mini university with 8 buildings, a town center, and a commons area- each equipped with their own café, patio areas, branded store (Starbucks, Peet’s, Dunkin Donut’s, Fresh Juice, etc.) and treehouses outside for meeting use
  • They also have a pharmacy and clinic with doctors onsite
  • They have volleyball and basketball courts as well as bikes you can use for free to travel from building to building
  • They are the leaders in the FS world from a digital/tech perspective “digital company disguised as bank”
  • They have the most AWS certs in the nation second only to Amazon themselves
  • They have 11,000 employees’ onsite and work hard to bring previous contractors back or convert. They work to keep good talent on


Additional perks include: CompTIA certification discounts, a business casual work environment, career development workshops through Apex Systems, technical training webinars, contractor health benefits (at a group discounted rate), matching 401K, and more!









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