Java Developer at Sapient Corporation in Arlington, Virginia

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Company Description

Publicis Sapient is a digital transformation partner helping established organizations get to their future, digitally-enabled state, both in the way they work and the way they serve their customers. We help unlock value through a start-up mindset and modern methods, fusing strategy, consulting and customer experience with agile engineering and problem-solving creativity. United by our core values and our purpose of helping people thrive in the brave pursuit of next, our 20,000+ people in 53 offices around the world combine experience across technology, data sciences, consulting and customer obsession to accelerate our clients' businesses through designing the products and services their customers truly value.

Job Description

We are looking for a talented, self-motivated candidate who is proficient in Java based application development and has experience and is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. The candidate will work as a member of a cross-functional Agile delivery team within a larger inter-dependent enterprise platform project. Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal skills.

We are seeking candidates with a willingness to learn all aspects of modern application development to be a full stack developer. Our goal is to create well-rounded developers who may have strong expertise in and be leveraged primarily for either front end or back end development, but with the capability to support all development efforts.


Requirements and Experience:

  • 1-3 years of experience in developing Java-based applications using Spring or equivalent frameworks

  • Experience working within an agile development team

  • Experience participating in peer code reviews

  • Experience with SQL and data structure design

  • Experience with API design and development

  • Ability to contribute clean, readable, maintainable Java code to a repository shared by many developers

  • Fluency in a versioning system, preferably git

  • Some familiarity with database technologies, preferably relational

  • Working knowledge of styling the user interface using XHTML/HTML5/CSS content and JavaScript

  • A cursory understanding of how the Internet works, including: HTTP protocol, DNS, SSL, Web servers

  • The strong written communication skills required to create detailed technical design documents

  • The attention to detail required to make contributions to peer code reviews

  • The awareness required to work collaboratively on multi-disciplinary teams

  • The high aptitude and willingness required to master new technologies

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Eligible for U.S. Government Clearance

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience working with a Microservices solution development and delivery

  • Prior experience in a consulting firm or agency

  • Experience with enterprise search platforms such as SOLR

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, Cloud computing

  • Experience with BPM workflow solutions

  • Experience with document management solutions


  • Work closely within a cross-functional Agile delivery team to understand requirements, create development story design documents, and implement stories

  • Participate in peer code reviews

  • Develop and update technical design documents

  • Develop RESTful services and APIs

  • Troubleshoot issues and problem solve as necessary

  • Become familiar with front coding and implementation

  • Keep current with industry trends and developments


  • Bachelor's Degree required from college or University

Additional Information

As part of our dedication to an inclusive and diverse workforce, Publicis Sapient is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [emailprotected] or you may call us at +1-617-621-0200.