Lead Java Developer

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Lucas Group has engaged in partnership with an exciting startup here in the Tampa Bay area.  Our client is looking to hire a Lead and FIRST onshore Java Developer!  


  • 7+ years of overall experience in Application development
  • 3+ years of Tech Lead role with responsibility for systems specification, application design & Development, performance tuning, and ensuring high quality
  • Ability to work effectively with business users and clients to understand needs and priorities to deliver on time with quality
  • Should be having inclination towards designing and architecting the system
  • Actively participate in requirement gathering discussions
  • Code quality and Coding standards needs to be tracked and maintained
  • Good Estimation skills
  • Strong communications (written and verbal are a must)

Skill set required:

  • Hands-on Technical experience in:
    • Java – J2EE, EJBs, Web Services, SOA
    • Oracle 11g and MySQL
    • Front end Angular experience (on 4 and upgrading to 7 soon)
    • Understanding / exposure of Ubuntu VMs on AWS, Jenkins, Puppet
    • JIRA Service Desk (integration with application)
    • JIRA Software for Project and Issue Tracking
    • GIT (bitbucket cloud)
    • Sonar, Maven (Added advantage)
    • Build scripts
  • Domain experience needed:
    • Pharmacy Benefits Management
    • Medicaid – Expertise in at least one of the functional areas is a must
    • Claims Processing

If you are a fit for this role and looking to get in on the ground floor in a booming industry with a founder that has already had tremendous success here in our community building another organization we urge you to apply for immediate consideration. 

This is a direct hire opportunity and no third party / sponsorships will be considered at this time.