Information Technology

Sr. Java Software Developer  Exton, PA  
Job Description

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Information Technology

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Contract to Hire


6 mo. to hire

A long-standing client of ours in West Chester, PA  has engaged us exclusively to identify a Sr. Java Developer to be part of a high-tech spin-off company that creates software and systems for unmanned aircraft (ie. drones).  This position is an incredible opportunity to be a vital part of the core product development team and develop products that will establish the company as the leading provider of software and services that safely and efficiently plan, manage and monitor any type of drone within existing airspace. 

The core platform is already out in production and with this new restructuring, they are looking for creative minds to build the next generation user-centric enterprise products. The Senior Java software developer will be part of an agile team that is responsible for developing, testing and deploying enterprise-level products and solutions.  We are looking for a software developer who is adept at building multi-layer applications that connect to services, store and retrieve data and use third-party libraries seamlessly.  Ultimately, they need a curious and versatile problem-solver with strong coding and analytical skills.  This is an initial 6-month contract position with an opportunity to convert to full-time.

  • Taking an active role in hands-on coding as well as being involved in the design and implementation of the products on a daily basis.
  • Working closely with Software Architects, UX team and other software developers to implement modern server-based applications and develop robust and performant algorithms and infrastructure
  • Communicating and evangelizing software development best practices and architectures

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent 
  • Extensive experience in Java (5-7 years hands-on)
  • Experience with designing and implementing RESTful APIs (5-7 years)
  • Experience with Microservice Architecture
  • Experience with Gradle (2-3 years)
  • Experience with Spring Framework (5-7 years)
  • Knowledge and working experience with PostgreSQL (2-3 years)
  • Experience in Docker / AWS / GitHub
  • Comfortable working in both Windows and Linux development environments.  
  • Must be U.S. Citizen
Nice To Have:
  • Experience with PostGIS


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