App Developer

  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Category:
    Other - General / Other
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

We are looking for an Application Developer who is ready to join an energetic, fast growing company.

Our client is the leading company in their industry with many offices along the coast and has been voted for a great work environment by their employees.  Come and join this great team in a permanent role as they continue their growth!

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for development of both existing mission-critical applications and new applications.
  • Works with division heads and senior leaders at the company to understand their business needs, develop solutions, and assist in their implementation.
  • Technical leader within the team.
  • Collaborate with IT & Data teams, division heads, and senior leaders to find solutions to business needs.
  • Architect, design, develop, document, and implement these solutions either as extensions of existing applications or new ones.
  • Full stack maintenance and development of existing line of business application written in Java and JavaScript.
  • Partner with Marketing team to update the public website.
  • Problem solve in a way that makes sense for users and our codebase.
  • Perform other duties or projects as requested.
  • Education/Certification:   
    High School Degree or equivalent required;
    Bachelor’s degree preferred

Experience Required: 

  • 4+ years of experience designing and building software applications in Java.
  • 2+ years managing technology development projects (Consulting experience is a plus).
  • Proficient in app development and maintenance; writing readable, maintainable, and performant.
  • Java and JavaScript. AWS – RDS, Spring / Spring Boot, React, AWS – Elastic Beanstalk, or Elasticsearch & Logstash experience is a plus.
  • Experience as a member of a development team using an agile development process (Scrum Master certification is a plus)


Skill and Ability: 

  • Strong technology skills
  • High-level software skills (MS Office Suite, SQL, PowerBi, AWS)
  • Proficient with front end HTML/CSS development
  • Willingness and ability to learn new software through education when required and demonstration of professional development
  • High-level understanding of end-to-end systems
  • Proficient with relational databases and SQL
  • Proficient in developing and supporting cloud-based applications, specifically on AWS
  • Ability to create, adjust and maintain reports in PowerBi
  • Deep understanding of system design and data structures
  • Demonstrated ability to make data model updates and understand the importance of proper modeling
  • Demonstrated ability to efficiently scope size and feasibility of projects
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills