Kforce Application Engineer in Beaverton, Oregon

Kforce has a client seeking an Application Engineer in Beaverton, OR. Essential Functions:

  • Design and implement new features and fix defects in existing Java code base

  • Write automated JUnit tests to validate code changes, and manually test those changes in an integrated test environment

  • Debug issues found during testing and from the production environment

  • Be an active participant in team meetings and process improvement

  • Use a variety of tools to manage source code, builds, and deployments

  • Suggest and implement ways to improve code base

  • Participate in code and design reviews

  • Collaborate with other engineers and teams to design solutions and resolve issues

  • Work with product owners to understand and raise questions about business requirements

  • 2 years' experience as a Java developer

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to communicate effectively with business and technical teammates

  • Understanding and hands on experience with tiered architecture

  • Knowledge and experience with web technologies, including web services, HTTP, Rest, SOAP, and cookies

  • Experience working with J2EE containers such as JBoss

  • Experience manipulating, querying and analyzing data in a SQL database. Able to write SQL to modify schemas

  • A track record of solving problems and getting things done in a fast pace, ever evolving environment

  • eCommerce experience preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours