Senior Software Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting role in the Reston area as a Senior Software Engineer to join our industry-leading client.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior Software Engineer:

  • Design, develop, and test application software
  • Collaborate closely with development team to identify, establish, and prioritize requirements
  • Perform testing of software solutions to ensure reliability and scalability
  • Follow established coding and testing standards, accountable for code quality
  • Ensure continuous integration is performed on application source code

Requirements of the Senior Software Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree required and at lest 8 years of directly related experience
  • At least 5 years of Java development experience
  • At least 3 years of experience developing cloud based applications (AWS/Azure/Google Cloud)
  • Extensive knowledge and experience designing, building, and testing complex and robust application systems using Java/J2EE technologies
  • Comprehensive knowledge of web front end and back end development tools, technologies, and practices
  • Proven ability to integrate large scale systems or third party products and deliver high quality web based solutions timely and effectively
  • Experience in full cycle software development, including requirements gathering, testing, and documentation
  • Strong ability to use version control tools like Git, BitBucket, or Subversion
  • Strong knowledge and skill using testing tools like JUnit and Mockito
  • Experience developing SOA/web services based applications
  • Experience in an Agile development environment
  • Strong knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps 
  • Proficiency in TDD with automated testing tools
  • Experience with Windows and Linux platforms
  • In-depth knowledge of AWS services and cloud application security models, tools, and protocols

Job ID: 312428

Key Words: Senior Software Engineer, Java, J2EE, Test Driven Development, Automated Testing, SDLC, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, CI/CD, DevOps, Git, BitBucket, Subversion, JUnit, Mockito

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group 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.

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