Java Engineer

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants its seeking a Java Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Jacksonville, FL.


  • Maintain and Write fundamental code to address project specifications and guidelines
  • Provide input on programming or development standards
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of database set-up
  • Applies the software development life cycle
  • Learns and applies database set-up
  • Develops code that reuses subroutines or objects, is well structured, includes sufficient comments, and is easy to maintain
  • Writes programs, ad hoc queries, and reports
  • Actively participates in code reviews and begins to review the code of other developers
  • Analyze existing programs and modify the application code to create enhancement under the direction of senior developers
  • Reviews requirements and determines gaps or missing elements in system, process and/or functional requirements
  • Write moderate level technical documentation and submit for review by a senior developer
  • Performs unit testing and moderate debugging to ensure requirements are satisfied
  • Work on smaller, moderately complex projects that typically require a singular area of expertise but may work on more complex projects as a member of a project team
  • Estimate work efforts for AIR backlog
  • Partner with all stakeholders to identify potential slippage or inter-team dependencies

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in relevant work experience
  • Two (2) or more years of experience working in an Agile and/or iterative development environment.
  • Prefer two (2) or more years of healthcare industry experience
  • Experience working in an entrepreneurial company or entrepreneurial environment

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge, skills, and experience to write detailed technical documentation, specifically business requirements and functional specifications for application development
  • Ability and experience to facilitate JAD sessions or other requirements gathering processes
  • Knowledge and ability to apply OOD (Java, HTML, XML, Java Script, and Patterns) and impact to the application development process
  • Knowledge of web development methodologies (primarily Agile/Scrum), application design, navigation, and information architecture
  • Knowledge of basic database design and query language
  • Strong relationship management and collaboration skills requirements and functional specifications for application development
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships, supporting company leadership and other team members
  • Ability to work under pressure. Maintains composure and professionalism in an interrupt-driven environment
  • Ability to manage multiple and changing priorities/tasks
  • Must be flexible and embrace change

Seeking a general knowledge in the following areas:

  • Java
  • Test Driven Development
  • Pair Programming
  • HTML, JQuery, and CSS
  • Basic understanding of web services a plus
  • Understanding of Git a plus
  • Understanding of basic unit testing a plus
  • AWS experience a strong plus

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 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 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 Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.