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Java Software Engineers


Apr 22, 2020



Job #: 158336

Job Description

Java Backend Developer   (Our W2 Only- No C2C) 

(Will be remote to start but must end up in Moline, IL to work on site eventually)

Job Description:


Aquent IT Solutions: Where Vision Becomes Reality


Are you an expert Java/J2EE developer? Are you interested to join a highly skilled team with challenging work using the latest technologies for Fortune 500 companies? If so, then this may be the role for you!


We are looking for a Java Backend Developer with 4-6 yrs of experience using advanced Java technologies and learning new and developing technologies in a fast moving agile environment.


What You'll Do

This position requires a problem-solver with solid experience in Java technologies, including:


  • Experience in the design, development, testing and integration of high complex software solutions using Java /J2EE, Spring or Spring Boot

  • Practice and experience Test Driven Development (TDD) and Unit Test frameworks

  • Ensuring code quality and application performance

  • Peer code reviews

  • Working with Agile team members and stakeholders. Story grooming and relative estimation with team

  • Working as a team player focusing on reuse, performance, standards and delivery timeline

  • Anchor technical discussion, lead team of developers towards successful solution implementation

  • Excellent communication and documentation skills


What’s Required

Experience with the following skills is required:

  • Java/J2EE

  • Spring Core, AOP, and MVC Module

  • RESTful web services

  • Spring Boot

  • Microservice architecture

  • Mockito, Powermock

  • JPA, Hibernate

  • TDD

  • SQL

  • JavaScript /jQuery/HTML5 /CSS

  • Cloud development AWS or Azure and infrastructure as code



Note: We understand that Java development is more like an art of development and implementation, number of years in the experience is important but we are ready to talk to you even if you are new to this field but have strong expertise of required skills rooted within you.

Familiarity with one or more is desirable:


  • GIT, Jenkins, Maven, CI

  • Caching mechanism (Memcahce)

  • NoSQL database (MongoDB), DB2 or HANA

  • Code quality tools like PMD, CheckStyle, SonarQube

  • Search engine concepts like Apache SOLR, Elastic search

  • Security implementation using OAuth or SAML

Client Description:

Why Aquent ITS:

Aquent IT Solutions- 


  By understanding user experience and leveraging new tech, we develop digital solutions that help people automate repetitive tasks, simplify processes and refocus their energy where they can make the biggest impact. Our focus on the user experience often uncovers issues early on that would otherwise prevent product acceptance down the line. Because of our proactive, investigative approach and our ability to deliver working solutions for mission-critical challenges, many of our client relationships span into decades.