Familiarity with Java is a must-have tool in any software developer’s box. This is because Java is one of the most popular coding languages in widespread use. However, hands on coding experience and complexity of the coding challenges is what employers want to see when hiring Sr. Java Software Developers. Senior developers drive innovation and efficiency and are in a position of great responsibility. They need a combination of hard and soft skills to be successful.
Here at Parallel HR, we have helped a number of employers find Sr. Java Software Developers who improve their team and fit right in with their company culture. After creating a number of recruiting strategies and solutions to identify and thoroughly vet senior software developers, we have a clear idea of the roles and responsibilities of the job.
If you are interested in becoming a sr. Java software developer, here’s what to expect:
Skills Sr. Java Software Developers Should Master
Beyond the ins and outs of the code, senior Java software developers need to master the more complex world of performance, including memory overhead, computation complexity, and speed. There are many technologies in the Java ecosystem the senior developer should be familiar with. These include Struts, Spring, Maven, Gradle, Ant, JUnit, Spock, Hibernate and more. You should be able to speak to these to advise on which technology is best to use in a variety of situations. Your scope of knowledge is extremely important to display.
Personality wise, you should love puzzles and problem-solving. As a senior member of a team, your attitude is going to have a big impact on the overall culture of your workplace. If you don’t love the concentration, patience, and creativity it takes to solve coding problems, this role may not be for you.
Sr. Software Developer Jobs from Parallel HR
Parallel HR is helping tech companies across the country find staffing solutions for senior Java software developer positions. Take a look at some of the following listings. If you are looking for a senior Java software developer job, you may find it below. If you are hiring, here is an example of the type of successful job listing Parallel HR uses to attract qualified candidates.
1. Sr. Java Developer in Utah
This Sr. Java Software Developer job is located in Salt Lake City, Utah. If you are a candidate with a strong background in code, and like working on an agile team to create a positive user experience, this may be the job for you.
2. Java Developer for Top Consulting Firm
Do you want to work in New York City for a top tech firm? This Java developer job may be for you if so. You will need a minimum of 5 years of experience. You should be passionate about delivering business, technological and digital solutions to a variety of challenging problems for clients.
3. Sr. Software Engineer
This fast-growing tech company in Lehi, Utah needs a sr. software engineer with strong Java skills. You’ll need to be able to contribute to an agile team to plan technical solutions quickly.
Learn More About Sr. Java Software Developers
If you are either interested in hiring a sr. java software developer or becoming one yourself, contact Parallel HR online or call us at (801) 386-8008. We would be happy to answer any questions you may have about our recruiting process, and past results we have delivered to clients or anything else on your mind.