Kforce Software Engineer in Evanston, Illinois

Kforce has a client in search of a Software Engineer in Evanston, Illinois (IL).Summary:You will be working in a cross-functional team, working alongside colleagues from a variety of technical and commercial functions. We are an agile like company that focuses on technology and business data. This position is focused on Government Services where you will be working with products that serve the Social Security Administration and Medicaid programs. You will be working with Federal/State agencies on integrating Financial Institution information into their workflow.Technology:We're a technology driven business and the technical landscape here is both advanced and constantly changing as we explore new and more efficient/effective ways of creating our products; we also work with a number of industry leading technology partners who keep us on top of our game.Here's a snap-shot of some of the things we do and use:

  • Java 1.7/1.8

  • Web Application Programming (Struts, SpringRS, SpringMVC, JavaScript, JQuery)

  • Web services using CXF/SoapUI

  • Oracle Database

  • Spring/Hibernate

  • Agile (Scrum/Kanban)

  • Git/SVN

  • Maven

  • Jenkins

  • VMware/Hyper-V

  • First and foremost, you need to have the right character and attitude; we have a truly cross-functional and highly-collaborative environment and we expect you to get involved; The Software Developer will need to have the ability to work across different technologies and interface with multiple teams; Communicating well is an important skill along with the ability to research and problem solve; You will be working with a team of professionals that want you to succeed and help you to grow in your career

There is of course a base-line of skills that we need, and you should be able to demonstrate skills in the following:

  • Web UI Experience (Struts, JavaScript, JSP, JQuery, Spring MVC)

  • JavaScript/JQuery

  • J2EE

  • SQL

  • Version Control (SVN and/or GIT)

  • Eclipse or IntelliJ

  • Java build experience - Maven, ANT

  • Interpersonal and stakeholder skills are required

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