Global Data Consultants

  • Sr. Java Developer

    Job Locations US-PA-Camp Hill
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/30/2018 11:24 AM)
    Job ID
    Rebekka Gil
  • Overview

    Are you looking for a dynamic and innovative career with a full-service technology company? GDC IT Solutions is currently recruiting for a Sr. Java Developer in the Camp Hill, PA or Denver, CO area.

    Position Overview

    The Sr. Java Developer will develop, create, and modify general computer applications software using organizational coding practices and methods. Code will be written to accurately reflect written specifications supplied as part of each software project.  They will work as a resource to deliver critically important and or high impact items. They will work directly with many different teams including Product Management, Quality Assurance, and Professional Services.  They will also play a major role in code review, and eventually grow their experience to the point of being an expert resource for deep knowledge of an area of the system. this individual will report to the development manager.


    • Act as Technical Lead for the analysis and design for software subsystems.
    • Provides accurate estimates for analysis, design and development activities for subsystems.
    • Have good understanding of the requirements in the area of functionality being developed.
    • Develop technical documentation for subsystem in accordance with defined software architecture and applicable project design standards.
    • Work with Business Architect in collaboration sessions to capture business requirements in the form of Use Cases.
    • Autonomously code software from technical documentation.
    • Code and execute unit tests.
    • Update technical documentation and unit tests when making software changes.
    • Debug code, make and test code fixes.
    • Adhere to defined coding standards and other defined quality standards.
    • Review code and design from other team members and provide constructive feedback.
    • Adhere to project development processes including documentation, defect tracking, software configuration management, status reporting and Quality Assurance processes.
    • Participate in and contribute to software architectural design discussions.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and/or related field; related work experience can be substituted for educational requirement.
    • 5+ years of experience with Java programming and J2EE architecture.
    • Experience with SQL, including complex multi-table queries.
    • Understanding of logical database design and physical database structures.
    • Knowledge and experience of RDBMS, especially tuning of complex database queries.
    • Understanding of complex multi-user issues, concurrency and transaction management.
    • Experience working with Eclipse, UML modeling tools and ClearQuest and ClearCase.
    • Knowledge of analysis, design and implementation disciplines in RUP and of overall iterative software development lifecycle.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills – able to present designs, and facilitate design discussions.

    Preferred Experience

    • Sun Certified Programmer for Java 5 or higher preferred.
    • Working knowledge of application servers (JBoss, WebSphere), including configuration, monitoring and tuning preferred.
    • Experience with various open source tools and projects, such as ANT, Maven, Spring, Hibernate preferred.
    • Experience with ESBs (Mule), rules engines (Drools), and/or BPMN engines preferred.

    What We Do

    GDC IT Solutions (GDC) is a full-service Information Technology (IT) company providing solutions that empower businesses to increase employee productivity, maximize investments, and improve operational efficiencies. With experienced and certified professionals, we deliver services in the areas of application development, data center, 24/7 multilingual service desk, desktop lifecycle management, project management, business process consulting, and IT staff augmentation. 

    What Makes GDC Different:

    Our employees are our greatest asset continually driving our success each and every day. We attract and maintain the best talent to provide a personal customer experience at every touchpoint. Our technology professionals care about day-to-day client interactions and resolving customer issues quickly and efficiently, the first time. We deliver services with a code of high ethical responsibility, both to protect our clients and to assure that the work is carried out at the maximum level of professionalism. We are technology experts remaining one step ahead as technology evolves and constantly engaging to understand our clients’ business technology needs in order to deliver the best possible solution. 

    Why Work for GDC?

    • Cutting Edge Technology and Innovation: GDC fully supports and embraces continuing education and industry certifications to stay ahead of trends and remain current within the technology landscape. We recognize that our employees add the real value to our clients and to our business. By approaching our daily operations with a passion for innovation and a shared-learning environment, everyone can make a positive difference.
    • Career Growth: GDC is one of the fastest growing companies in the region!  Sustained growth means ongoing opportunity. Many of our senior leaders have grown within the company, starting with the helpdesk or other entry-level roles to become thought leaders in the fields of IT infrastructure, application development, project management, and business development.
    • Employee-Centric Environment: GDC prides itself on employee satisfaction with a firm belief that happy employees are the most productive employees. In appreciation of our employees and their contributions, we sponsor numerous events throughout the year including an annual gala, golf, lunch barbeques and more.
    • Comprehensive Benefits Package: GDC offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, prescription, vision, 401(k), short and long-term disability, and group life
    • Holiday and Vacation: GDC firmly believes in a comfortable work-life balance, and we offer comprehensive holiday and paid-time-off (PTO) packages.  We provide a generous PTO package, and we encourage our staff to use it — whether it’s for vacation or other personal reasons everyone needs time to relax and refresh.

    Equal Opportunity Workplace:

    GDC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.


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