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Java Developer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Java Developer for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Charlotte, NC!

Title: Java Developer

Location: Charlotte, NC (Hybrid schedule)

Duration: 12+ Months

Role Type: W2 contract engagement

Job Description

  • Design and build complex software solutions using agile/XP/TDD.
  • Program well-designed, efficient code with minimal supervision.
  • Collaborate with designers, developers, and product owners to build cloud native software solutions targeting PCF, Azure, AWS, mobile iOS/Android, etc.
  • Clearly communicate progress and identify blocking issues.
  • Participate in paired programming and code reviews with seniors to expand knowledge and understanding of software engineering.


  • 3-5 years’ previous experience in software development. (Either 5 years of experience specifically in software development or three years of experience in software development in combination with 2 years alternative experience in a related field). Ideally has a portfolio of work – code samples, etc.
  • Significant familiarity and comfort in using IDEs. Knows short-cuts and frequent operations that speeds up development time.
  • Deep and solid understanding of APIs. Have been involved in designing/building/implementing APIs in previous projects.
  • Deep and solid understanding of cloud-native software engineering best practices. Can explain the benefits of container-based solutions, the use of microservices and principles of DevOps.
  • Familiarity with a several frameworks. Resulting code is concise and easy-to-follow.
  • Experience and ability to manage databases. Experience with and well versed in using database views, stored procedures, etc.
  • Understanding of functional programming and how to apply functional concepts in any language. Quick to picking up a new language or adopting a more recent version of a language.
  • Familiarity and ability to comfortably work with multiple platforms.
  • Previous experience turning user stories into workable solutions, providing estimates to complete that work, and breaking down complex work into smaller components.
  • Previous experience collaborating on a cross-functional team.
  • Deep understanding of development cycle.
  • Ability to debug and avoid future problems by building more robust solutions.
  • Previous experience working in an Agile/XP environment.
  • Experience working with one or more CI/CD stacks. Ability to configure CI/CD tools for new products with limited guidance.
  • Turn complex ideas into manageable pieces of work to complete as part of a product team.
  • Coach and mentor entry-level software developers.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-236243
Publish Date: 28 Jun 2024

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