Kelly Services Java Developer in Portland, Oregon

Kelly IT has an opening for a Java Developer with my client in Portland, OR>

Duration: possible temp to hire.


  • Design and develop new software by applying techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis that satisfies the objectives stated in business requirements. Follow industry best practices, techniques and standardized processes that deliver improved software solutions. Be available for testing/support on scheduled deployment dates that are designated by the standardized change management process. (50%)

  • Evaluate and select process and logic patterns, programming language constructs, data storage methods, and operating environment interfaces that effectively satisfy business requirements and quantifiable measures; develop appropriate programs and systems documentation according to established department standards. (20%)

  • Collaborate with architects, systems engineers, project managers, systems administrators, and operations analysts to deploy and implement solutions, and troubleshoot technical issues. (10%)

  • Participate in collaborative code reviews conducted with colleagues and team members; coordinate the deployment and implementation of software solutions. (5%)

  • Certify the proper functioning and performance of software components using repeatable, reproducible, and reportable software testing methodologies. (5%)

  • Evaluate new technologies for inclusion in developed software solutions; introduce new industry standards and techniques that deliver improved software solutions. (5%)


  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering or related technical field, or certification in software engineering from ACM or IEEE required.

  • 7+ years of experience in software solutions development preferably in medium to large corporate environments or commercial software companies.

  • Expert knowledge of the strengths and weaknesses of common programming languages (C, C++, C#, Java, Visual Basic, JavaScript, Typescript).

  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks and preprocessors (Angular, React, and SCSS, LESS).

  • Experience with data marshalling, data transformation, and data representation technologies (Model entities, JSON, HTML, XML, and Stylesheets).

  • Experience with rapid programming, agile development, software patterning, and refactoring techniques

  • Experience with process communication techniques (shared memory, message queues, data streams, semaphores).

  • Experience with creating and consuming distributed data services (REST APIs, Messaging Buses).

  • Expert experience with the industry standard IDEs – Eclipse, Visual Studio, Web Storm, VSCode.

  • Experience with SQL and relational databases (DB2/UDB, Oracle, and MySQL).

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in technical settings and with internal management. Well-developed active listening and presentation skills.

  • Solid knowledge of IT software development life cycle methodologies and processes.

  • Project management skills. Strong time management, prioritization skills, and techniques for managing customer expectations.

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