Senior Java Engineer

El Segundo, CA

Posted: 01/29/2021 Employment Type: Contract To Hire Skill Set: Engineering Job Number: 1365

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Java Engineer to support a need for our Healthcare insurance client located in El Segundo, CA.

A transformative company within their industry and recently valued at 1 billion dollars.


Our client is looking for a Senior Software Engineer with a start-up mindset and a passion to thrive in a fast-paced environment. You will be working alongside a dynamic team that’ s disrupting the healthcare industry.

The ideal candidate should have a good understanding of software design patterns, architecture principles and should consider non-functional requirements (like Performance, Security, and Integration for web applications) when proposing their solution to the team members.

  • Performs maintenance and enhancements on existing applications and writes high-quality code that adheres to agreed standards and strives to helps with improvements of standards.
  • Demonstrate aptitude for code reuse, minimize code maintenance efforts and reduce accrual of technical debt.
  • Design and implement applications with emphasis on performance, scalability, and stability.
  • Collaborate with peer developers, QA and DevOps in ensuring delivery of high-quality code to production.

  • Willingness and ability to work in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • The works (Java 8, SQL, NoSQL, JUnit, Bash, Tomcat, Git, Maven, Jira, Confluence etc.)
  • Solid understanding of software design patterns.
  • Developer with strong analytical and technical ability with over 5 to 8 years of experience in software design and development.
  • At least 3-5 years in Java REST Framework programming using Spring and/or Spring Boot, Hibernate.
  • Micro-service architecture using Spring Boot
  • Effective collaborator with both non-technical and technical team members.
  • Excellent communicator who can articulate technical design trade-offs with team members.

Nice to have:
  • Experience with AWS products and services (CLI, S3, DynamoDB, Lambda etc.)
  • Working with Jenkins, CI/CD pipelines involving Docker
  • Experience integrating DevOps practices into SDLC
  • Experience with API integration with credit card processing and payment gateway providers
  • Experience working in Health Insurance business domain and understands building applications that are in compliance with HIPAA, PCI, PII


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Job Requirements

Spring boot, AWS, Ideally healthcare company, ideally in West Coast (PST or MST) - open to the US if needed

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Samja Kout

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