Java Developer

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Our employees are our most valued asset and we invest in our people because we are in it for the long term. We are committed to your success and well-being and offer competitive benefits packages, salaries, bonus/award programs, and a high potential for professional growth and job opportunities world-wide.

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Position Title Java Developer
Position Type Full Time
Position Location Washington, DC
Tracking Code 00751
Daily Responsibilities
  • Prepare technical design documents and participate in design reviews.
  • Design, develop and unit test application functionality.
  • Participate in the entire SDLC and interface with project managers, business analysts, QA and deployment teams.
  • Troubleshoot production issues and provide developer support for releases.
  • Acts as the highest-level technical expert on the development and implementation of highly complex, large-scale internet and intranet applications on diverse platforms, crossing multiple business lines.
  • Uses expert knowledge of web technologies, including C++, Java, JavaScript, HTML, CGI, XML, Perl, ASP, multimedia applications, database modeling tools and/or database interactions.
  • Evaluates systems specifications for client area web site requirements and determines and implements the most efficient and cost-effective software/package solution.
  • Provides leadership in researching and tracking new web technologies, developing service applications, and analyzing business requirements as they pertain to web-based systems. Oversees system quality assurance and consistency with installation and security policy and standards.
  • 5+ years web development experience which includes the programming/development of web applications.
  • This is a hands-on role with primary focus on analysis, design, and development of complex business functionality. We are looking for Java/J2ee developers with strong passion for developing quality code and deep understanding of core concepts of java/J2ee technologies.
Required: Years of Experience (min)
  • 5+ years hands-on experience in developing Java/J2EE applications
Required: Degree
  • BS or equivalent
Required: Experience
  • 7+ years overall software development experience.
  • 5+ years hands-on experience in developing Java/J2EE applications
  • Strong experience in developing SOAP-based web services utilizing industry standard frameworks like Axis/Apache CXF /Spring WS Working knowledge of relational databases and OR mapping frameworks like Hibernate
  • Demonstrated OO design skills and familiarity with GOF/J2EE design patterns
  • Proven communication skills, both written and oral Familiarity with all facets of SDLC - ranging from inception to deployment
  • Hands-on experience with unit testing frameworks like JUnit or TestNG


  • Prior experience with Apache Camel
  • Prior experience with large scale Service Oriented Architecture(SOA) implementations
  • Prior experience with weblogic
  • Prior experience with Oracle database (11 g preferred)
  • Prior experience with Unix/Linux, Maven and Subversion SVN
Required: Clearance
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance

About Systems Plus

Systems Plus is headquartered in Rockville, MD with over 2 decades of experience providing Global Enterprise Management, Technology, Engineering and Professional services and solutions across Defense and Federal Civilian government sectors.

From Discovery to Delivery, Systems Plus brings a greater measure of confidence, commitment and value to our clients. With various Defense and Federal contracts across the United States, Europe and Pacific/Asia, we are driving innovation and excellence within the Special Operations Forces Components and Commands, Defense Health Agency, United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps, National Institute of Standards and Technology, House of Representatives and more.

Through our diverse portfolio of clients and capabilities we power vision and insight—discover what’s possible with a Small Business that thinks BIG!

Interested individuals should email their resume with salary expectations and with a cover letter to or fax them to (301) 948-3918.