Global Data Consultants

  • Web Java Developer

    Job Locations US-PA-Harrisburg
    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/17/2018 11:14 AM)
    Job ID
    Rigoberto Colon
  • Overview

    Are you looking for a dynamic and innovative career with a full-service technology company? GDC IT Solutions is currently recruiting for a Web Developer in the Harrisburg, PA area.

    Position Overview

    The Developer is responsible for using approved programming languages, operating systems, and source code to create, enhance, and maintain application solutions that meet the identified functional and non-functional business requirements. Mapped to project teams in Grow/Transform, Run/Production Support, and Commercial-off-the-Shelf (COTS), this role will code, analyze, document, configure, unit test, maintain and support applications.


    • Code/build application solutions from specifications provided by Requirements Analysts and Application Integration Architect. 
    • Develop and execute unit tests and functional test coverage for assigned coding changes to ensure code quality. 
    • Perform testing of application software modifications utilizing various programming platforms and productivity tools and review results for accuracy. 
    • Perform coding and testing in multiple systems and/or processes. 
    • Follow processes and procedures to ensure the quality of technical solutions. 
    • Lead and/or provide assistance with presentations in code reviews. 
    • Participate in broader technical reviews used to detect defects in requirements, design, code, test cases, or other project artifacts. 
    • Perform documentation of all code changes. 
    • Support Senior Developers in compiling detailed activity task management including recording work effort and providing estimates of time to complete tasks. 
    • Support Senior Developers in the design and development of proof of concept and prototype application environments. 
    • Develop and maintain code repositories according to established version management approaches and methods as defined. 
    • Follow code construction fundamentals for coding practices, guideline for use of data, control-related concepts, and error-detection practices 
    • Assist in identification and evaluation of risks; participate in mitigation and control activities. 
    • Provide on-call support in support of systems and applications in production. 
    • Perform production support activities including incident and problem management, code corrections, upgrades and patches.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology/MIS, Engineering, or related field and 3+ years of programing experience or the equivalent combination of skills, experience, and certification with experience
    • Experience with Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP), Representational State Transfer (REST), Application Programming Interface (API) Management, and Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE)
    • Experience designing, building and supporting high-performing Java EE applications
    • Object Oriented (OO) concepts and how they apply to design, architecture and application development
    • Uniform Modeling Language (UML) for system design experience
    • Relational Database Management Systems; DB2 and SQL Server
    • Extensible Markup Language (XML)/Extensible Stylesheet Langue (XSLT)
    • IBM WebSphere Application Server
    • IBM MQ Series
    • Experience with Hibernate, Spring Framework, and MVC
    • Experience with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
    • Experience with Structured Query Language (SQL)
    • Experience with relational and NOSQL databases
    • Experience with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies and tools

    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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