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Mid-Level Java Developer



Software Engineering
Knoxville, TN, USA
Posted on Wednesday, December 13, 2023

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Position Description:

CGI is seeking a Java Developer using Spring Frameworks with modern software engineering practices and respective tools. Working in a cross-functional agile scrum team, you will be responsible for designing, developing, testing, demoing, and documenting enhancements to an enterprise web application. You will evaluate business features to determine the best approach for meeting the acceptance criteria within the existing application. You will be involved in backlog refinement, planning of sprints, sprint reviews/demos as well as be responsible for meeting software compliance standards.

This role is based in our Knoxville Delivery Center

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Work within development teams to design, develop, test, implement, document, and support technical solutions across a full stack of development tools and technologies
• Coach and mentor other team members and help the team remove any technical challenges associated with Spring Frameworks
• Perform detailed code reviews from other team members, provide feedback in a constructive manner, and make sure the team is following coding standards
• Ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end user requirements
• Contribute to continuously improving software engineering practices through identification and implementation of improvements

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 3+ years of experience as a software engineer with focus on Java development
• 2+ years proven development experience in Java Frameworks (Spring MVC, Spring Security, Hibernate)
• Proficient in JSON, REST API's, JPA, Spring Boot
• Experience in working with relational databases (e.g., Postgres)
• Experience in working with NoSQL databases (e.g., MongoDB)
• 2+ years of experience writing application unit tests using frameworks such as Junit
• Experience with application design patterns
• Proficient oral and written communication skills
• Must work from the CGI Knoxville office

Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required

• Experience working with Spring Batch, Spring Cloud Data Flow, Spring Gateway
• Understanding and experience working in CI/CD environments and tools: Kubernetes, Docker, Concourse
• Experience working with Kafka creating producers and consumers
• Experience working with Camunda for implementation of business process flows
• Experience working with microfrontends and/or web components in Angular
• Experience working in a cross-functional agile-scrum product development team

*CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $77,200 -$135,200.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment.
Back-up childcare, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.


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