Java Developer

Dallas, Texas | Freelance | Job ID #64938 |

We are seeking a Java Developer to join our client in the Dallas area (Hybrid onsite once Covid has calmed). We're looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. 

What You'll Be Doing

  • Collaborate with global cross-functional team in building customer-centric software products
  • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
  • Develop backend services that enable software applications
  • Implement security and data protection features
  • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices, and software runbooks
  • Collaborate with Git in a multi-developer team
  • Contribute to database design and management, including being up on the latest practices and associated versions
  • Establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive-level stakeholders


  • Extensive experience using Java 8 and above
  • Experience with Kafka or JMS is a must
  • Experience constructing REST APIs using Spring Boot
  • Experience working on microservices architectures
  • Experience building applications on relational databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with non-relational databases such as MongoDB and/or Hadoop
  • Experience leveraging test-driven development techniques
  • Experience implementing unit tests and meeting code coverage metrics
  • Appreciation for clean and well-documented code
  • Comfort with Agile operating models
  • In-depth knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) with an understanding of various phases such as requirements, analysis/design, and development
  • Exceptional analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
  • Experience in developing Banking/FinServ applications
  • Solid understanding of Data Structures, Software Design Principals, Security and Testing


  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with sanctions screening vendor products or implementations
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end technologies like Angular, React, Ember, HTML, CSS, or jQuery
  • Familiarity with web servers (e.g. Apache)

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.