• Senior Java Developer

    Job Locations US-OH-Dublin
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    Software Development
  • Overview

    Code Gurus, what drives you?


    Writing code. What about it do you enjoy? Do you like seeing your technical craftsmanship come to fruition? Understanding how to work around potential roadblocks and solving those problems is critical to writing code. If finally seeing the finished product of a really cool app is exhilarating to you, we want you to know that you aren’t alone! We’ve all been there: aggressive deadlines and squishy requirements, what’s been rewarding is our ability to put the right group of smart people together to overcome these challenges and get it done. We aren’t just looking for software developers to join our team. We want people that can work collaboratively within a team and help our customers solve THEIR challenges. We want clever people that are always learning, curious about the most efficient and effective way to do things while letting their passion show through in their work. If you can relate, please reach out today!


    ILW is a motivated, fast-growing Solution Enablement Company. We provide expert level consulting, design, and development services that deliver results for our clients. We look for the best of the best, those who are attracted to a challenging and rewarding career experience, not just a job. Our ideal candidate exhibits passion, patience and perseverance with an entrepreneurial mindset. We have recruited and retained some of the best technical and professional talent in the industry.


    As a Senior Java Developer, you will be expected to take a leadership or technical expert role within a team tasked with the development and maintenance of software in accordance with project requirements and customer needs. You will be responsible for the project’s implemented solution, including architecture and documentation. Through proactive recommendations and guidance on tools, technologies, and methodologies, you will act as a force multiplier for the effectiveness of the team, enabling all members to work efficiently as well as to individually help those under your leadership to grow in expertise. You will additionally be expected to effectively communicate within the team and outside parties of a variety of disciplines in order to determine requirements and design for the project, convey accurate project estimates and goals, and maintain positive and productive dialogue within the team and with project stakeholders.

    Do you have what it takes?

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
    • Ability to successfully pass a post-offer pre-employment drug test and background screen
    • Outstanding problem-solving skills
    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer or software engineering, information systems or equivalent technical discipline
    • At least 8 years professional experience implementing Java solutions
    • Expertise with J2EE, Spring Framework, automation techniques, databases and SQL
    • Experience with JavaScript, Jquery, Angular.js or other front-end javascript library
    • Experience in mobile development a plus
    • Proven track record in delivering quality software
    • Knowledge of source control systems, tagging and branching techniques
    • Fluency in object oriented design
    • Ability to debug live application code
    • Knowledge of commonly used development IDEs
    • Expertise with automated testing methodologies and tools, such as Junit or Mockito
    • Experience with logging and other techniques used to provide a maintainable solution
    • Expertise with build, dependency, and deployment tools such as Maven or Gradle
    • Expertise with application servers such as Tomcat, Jboss or Websphere
    • Ability to analyze business/functional/non-functional requirements
    • Fluency in continuous integrations systems like Jenkins, Hudson or TeamCity
    • Ability to provide project leadership and mentor junior staff
    • Experience in enterprise architecture or mobile development a plus


    Why Choose Us?

    As a company, we invest in our employees in all aspects of your life. We understand that the health of yourself and families are very important; along with your time here at ILW. Listed below you will find some of the top benefits and perks if you choose to be a part of our team.

    • Market Competitive Salary    
    • Generous PTO Package
    • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Plans
    • 401K
    • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
    • Fun & Engaging Culture
    • Ongoing training, education and industry partnerships that allow you to be up to speed on the latest technologies and processes.


    Illumination Works, LLC is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    If you are interested in joining our team and being part of an outstanding group of IT professionals providing innovative solutions to a wide variety of clients, and feel you meet the prior requirements, please contact us!


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