Job DescriptionSr. Java Developer Philadelphia, PA Contract to Hire Responsibility: Designs, develops and implements web-based Java applications to support business requirements. Follows approved life cycle methodologies, creates design documents, and performs program coding and testing. Resolves technical issues through debugging, research, and investigation. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Contribute to the Design and develop high-quality software for large scale Java/Spring Batch/Hadoop distributed systems Perform unit and system testing of application code as well as the execution of implementation activities. Analyze business requirements, and create technical design documents that are in accordance with the companys architecture standards. Analyze business requirements, and create technical design documents that are in accordance with the companys architecture standards. Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, maintains and modifies computer programs of high complexity, significance, and risk Performs and/or leads design, coding, testing, implementation, and documentation of solution. Develops basic and detailed program specifications. Skills: May require a bachelor degree in Computer science and 8 years+ of experience in the field. Proficiency in the following general areas: Java (Java 1.7/Java 1.8), Spring Framework, Jenkins, Gradle, and Github. Experience with RESTful services, Rabbit MQ, JSON, Unix Scripting, and Hadoop is a plus. Core development experience in large scale enterprise Java applications using Spring Framework. Experience in SQL (DB2 & SQL databases) Demonstrates a very strong understanding of the business needs driving the projects.