Randstad Software Engineer in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Software Engineer


Eden Prairie, MN

Date Posted:

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:



Randstad Technologies

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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development and testing

  • Design and implement product features in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders

  • Design reusable components, frameworks and libraries

  • Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions

  • Participate in an Agile/Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software releases every 2 weeks through Sprints

  • Design and develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business

  • Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance

  • Troubleshoot production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as required

  • Mentor and guide other software engineers within the team

  • Work with a team of software engineers for one or more Agile scrum teams assigned to work on the project

  • Designs, codes, tests, debug, and documents software, and enhance existing components to ensure that software meets business needs

  • Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable, and maintainable software and should be able to clearly articulate the implications of design/architectural decisions, issues and plans to technology leadership

  • Provide hands-on leadership, coaching, mentoring, and software engineering best practices to junior software engineers

  • Develop reusable patterns and encourage innovation that will enable team velocity

  • Collaborate on the design with other team members and product owners, both inside and outside the scrum team

  • Estimate engineering work effort for engineering team and effectively identify and prioritize the high impact tasks

  • Conduct design and code reviews to ensure code developed meets coding best practices guidelines, unit testing, security, and scalability and maintainability guidelines

  • Drive a quality mindset within the team

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years Java/J2EE experience

  • Strong hands-on experience with Java EE or spring framework

  • Strong experience of one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)

  • Demonstrated success in building design patterns and software engineering best practices

  • Experience with automated unit testing technologies (Such as JUnit, Spock, or similar)

  • Good understanding of SQL, relational database modeling and design

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related experience

  • Experience with commercial software development and/or healthcare industry experience

  • Sound understanding of core OOPS as well as JEE Design patterns as well as their implementation in real world applications

  • Experience with Agile Methodology

  • Experience with XML/JSON and developing SOAP and REST services using Apache CXF or a comparable framework

  • Experience with Java Messaging

  • Experience in projects requiring application re-engineering, modernization

  • Experience with Maven

  • Experience with Groovy

  • Excellent analytical and creative problem solving skills

  • Independent/go-getter attitude to keep yourself well-versed with new evolving technologies in application development landscape and be able to define how some of them can help in improving the work you are a part of now or in future

  • Experience with all aspects of web application development

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