Front End Java Developer

  • Kforce Technology
  • Salt Lake City, UT, United States
  • Sep 23, 2021
Contractor Front End Development

Job Description


Kforce has a client in Salt Lake City, UT that is seeking two Front End Java Developers for long-term contracts - up to five years! Summary: The Front End Java Developers will work to migrate company systems to AWS and Optimize AWS (Java and associated technologies). Positions may sit remote within the United States. The applications will support underserved populations. Primary Duties:
  • Front End Java Developer architects, designs, configures, implements, diagnoses, repairs, upgrades, and optimizes applications that support the agency's clients, employees, and overall mission
  • Anticipates the impact new or modified software and tools will have on existing systems
  • As a Front End Java Developer, you will participate in the design and implementation of systems that meet user needs
  • Monitors and evaluates operations, programs, processes and/or practices for quality and effectiveness; Makes recommendations for improvement
  • Adapts automated system(s) to accommodate special agency needs; Front End Java Developer designs or enhances agency unique automated systems to interface with existing systems as needed; Prepares systems for migration to the cloud
  • Identifies problems or potential problem areas and recommends solutions
  • Front End Java Developers aid other development staff in trouble shooting and answering technical questions
  • Test software using appropriate methodology and techniques
  • Other duties, as assigned

Job Requirements:


  • Skill in designing and building customer-facing web applications
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture & creating API's using REST and SOAP
  • Understanding of security principles related to access, roles, groups, and permissions
  • Experience in Core Java, JEE framework
  • Experience in HTML 5, CSS, JavaScript libraries & frameworks
  • Experience in using Spring Framework/Spring Boot/Spring Security is preferred
  • Experience and/or exposure to JPA/Hibernate
  • Experience with AWS technologies, API Gateway, Elastic Beanstalk, Logging, CloudFormation & Terraform scripting knowledge a plus
  • Understanding of database/data relationship fundamentals; SQL experience a plus
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience in GitHub
  • Experience with Containerization (Example: Docker)
  • Experience with OAth2
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.