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Java Developer

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Java Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

City: Lafayette, Louisiana, US United States

Position ID: J0821-0315

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, entry-level Java developer to join a high-performing Agile team in designing and building modern, services-based web applications for a large government agency. Our team is using a modern development stack and various additional open-source technologies. You will have the opportunity to help build and modernize the system applications for cloud deployment. Grow your web application development skills with in-demand technologies through experiential learning and self-directed training as part of an exciting, positive team that moves quickly and delivers quality software alongside a passionate customer.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The ideal candidate for this position will be a creative and detail oriented web application developer who enjoys the challenge of learning new technologies, solving problems, and building high-quality software. The candidate will be responsible for helping to define and code the ongoing architecture and development of an emerging application. The candidate will be able to confidently code and organize the application using best practices while helping to share their knowledge with the team and grow the teams’ skills and understanding of robust Java applications.

The candidate will be responsible for participating in all phases of an Agile software development lifecycle, including application design/requirements gathering, estimating development activities, authoring application code, participating in code reviews, and testing the software.

The candidate should have experience in web-application development including HTML, CSS, Angular, and JavaScript as well as a background in Java development.

The candidate’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Authoring and reviewing web application code in Java, JavaScript, etc.

  • Participating in daily team discussions and code collaboration to promote continuous progress

  • Participating in client, industry, and end-user discussions to help provide technical viewpoint on the application.

  • Participating in technical design sessions to create sustainable, high-performing features and providing accurate estimates and development timelines.

  • Continuous improvement of existing development tools and technologies

  • Authoring automated testing script for the application

  • Augmenting and Improving system architecture

  • Gaining a general understanding of database design and optimizing application access to backend data.

CGI is not able to sponsor international hires for this role.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical discipline.

Demonstrated understanding and at least 2 years of work experience in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Java (frontend and backend) development.

Exposure to a modern Java software development environment and tools such as Maven, Git, Tomcat, Eclipse, Bamboo, Hibernate, etc.

Experience with Kubernetes, Docker, or other similar technologies.

Positive, can-do attitude, and desire to contribute in various means to team success.

Confident communication skills with both internal team members as well as customers.

Ability to work independently as well as within a dynamic team environment on development tasks and continuously deliver quality code for team review and product owner demonstration.

Ability to quickly research, learn, and apply emerging technologies within the software development industry.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

List items desired for the Candidate, but not required.

The following qualifications will strongly benefit a candidate:

  • 2+ years of web application development

  • 1+ years of using Spring Boot Framework/jBPM/Activiti in Java applications

  • Experience with RESTful services.

  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Azure.

  • Experience participating in an Agile development team

  • Experience using Atlassian tools (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, SourceTree, etc.)

  • Consulting experience

Minimum Years of directly related experience Required: 2 years

Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree

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Skills:

  • Drupal

  • Hibernate

  • PHP

  • REST Webservices

  • SQL

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned .

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records are welcome to apply.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.

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