Java Developer in Addison, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Java Developer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a talented and driven Java Developer for an opportunity in Addison, TX. This role will be responsible for creating high quality code to support the product roadmap from maintenance to new feature/product development, while working under minimal supervision. The Java Developer will work within an agile development organization and be accountable for refining software requirements, providing development estimates, designing and implementing software and managing timeline commitments. This person is attentive to detail, driven to problem solve, and adaptive to new technologies and best practices. The candidate must be able to work effectively and efficiently with a variety of members within the organization to achieve roadmap deliverables. Our Client offers a market-leading assessment-management solution that supports the entire testing process, including exam creation, administration, delivery, scoring, and analysis. The software delivers powerful, actionable data to assess learning outcomes. Client is a growing company that hires smart and talented people who are excited about their personal growth and development in a fun and challenging work environment. They are excited about the positive impact they will have on education and the opportunity to change the way people learn.


  • Work as an integral part of a cross-functional engineering team
  • Participate in the technical design and development of new features and products
  • Maintain and support existing features and products
  • Participate in code reviews and other techniques to improve code quality
  • Investigate and resolve support issues
  • Assist with building automated tests
  • Ensure automated builds and continuous deployment are always working
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of the product and development processes
  • Participate in software development process following Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Mentor more junior engineers and help them become more independent
  • Take on Architecture and Design assignments by working with the Manager or Architect
  • Be able to work independently
  • Be vocal and help the team reach consensus in meetings
  • Deliver multiple commits where possible each day and be able to context switch effectively
  • Interact with the Operations team to increase quality and reduce customer found issues


  • Bachelor / Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 5+ years of designing and developing scalable applications using Java
  • 4+ years of experience with relational databases, preferably some NoSQL
  • 1+ year of cloud computing such as Azure, Google, preferably AWS
  • 3+ years of working with systems deployed to Linux servers
  • 2+ years of writing unit tests with JUnit or a comparable framework.
  • Experience using Spring
  • Experience with web services
  • Experience using version control systems (git)
  • Experience with continuous deployment and automated testing
  • Experience working in an Agile environment with frequent release cycles
  • Strong written/oral communication skills
  • Ability to plan well and execute with high quality level

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit