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Java UI Developer (Senior)
Alexandria, VA

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Job Description

Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Java UI Developer to join our team in Alexandria, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

Working closely with the Lead Architect and other developers, the Java UI Developer will participate in the system architecture design, systems engineering, development, integration testing and validation, and all aspects of the software life-cycle (requirements to design to implementation to test) for a browser based application implemented using Java and backend web services. The candidate will be responsible for developing and testing Java code as dictated by project requirement.

Duties :

* Design, test, debug, implement JEE software applications/user interfaces in Tomcat or any other related JEE server environment
* Use Integrated Development Environment Tools such as Eclipse
* Work with users in an Agile development approach to understand requirements, then elicit feedback and refine solution through demonstrations
* Provide application support during testing and production phase and work with the lead to deploy code fixes as needed.



* BS Degree in Computer Science or Engineering and 10 years relevant experience with 4-9 years of software development experience including designing, programming, and documenting large-scale software systems on Windows and Unix/Linux
* Minimum 3+ years of Java user-interface application development experience
* Expertise with Java, JavaScript, MVC/MVVM, Spring, Struts, JSON, HTML4/5, AJAX, JSP, CSS, JDBC
* Experience in Java Web Containers (Tomcat\Jetty\etc)
* Familiarity with IDEs such as : Eclipse or Rational Application Developer (RAD) or IntelliJ
* Experience utilizing various debugging tools and methodologies for debugging UI and components
* Strong knowledge of interface development and experience with HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, and AJAX
* Demonstrated ability to think critically and creatively to develop innovative solutions to software problems

Desired knowledge and experience includes:

* Developing 100% automating unit tests
* Agile development approach
* Strong initiative: must be able to take a high-level requirement, ask questions/seek clarifications, and get the job done
* Superior written and oral communication skills are essential
* Must work well in a team environment as well as independently
* Excellent verbal/written communication and problem solving skills; ability to communicate information to a variety of groups at different technical skill levels
  • Java/JEE
    * HTML/Javascript/CSS/JQuery
    * JSP/Servlets, Struts
    * EJB, JPA/Hibernate, JDBC
    * JMS, MQ
    * Unix/Linux
    * Relational Database/SQL
    * JEE Server experience (Weblogic/Websphere/JBOSS\etc.)
    * Web Services (SOAP, REST)
    * Excellent written/oral communication skills
    * Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or related field

    Clearance - Must pass CBP BI.

    Citizenship - Must be a US Citizen.

    About Unisys

    Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

    Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers. As a member of our diverse team, you'll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government's critical systems.

    Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

    Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

    Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

    Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.


    Req ID = 2019-5169

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