Kforce Front End Java Developer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

A Kforce client in Cambridge, MA is currently searching for a Front-End Java Developer to join their team. For this team, they are seeking a Software Developer with experience in evolving our web and mobile applications and developing user interface automation tests. The candidate should be experienced in source code management, build management, continuous integration, unit testing, test automation, build & packaging, etc. The candidate should also have experience adopting a modern but existing code base and feel comfortable fixing bugs in code they did not author.Responsibilities:

  • Develop patient and physician facing web and mobile front ends

  • Evolve the front-end architecture with direction from the Backend & Mobile Principle Architects

  • Develop front end application code, using JavaScript & Angular, in compliance with the User Experience specification and Application user stories

  • Develop automated user interface tests using web and mobile UI programmatic testing frameworks

  • Document requirements and tests in compliance with Medical Device, including safety, reliability and security

  • Follow software design guidelines and ensure proper implementation through code reviews on both internally and externally sourced components

  • Support continuous improvement through software development metrics and ensure consistent visibility into those for every project executed

  • Analyze and reduce build failures occurring due to non-product code issues, periodically review the feedback from developers and testers, and deliver ongoing improvements

  • Work with internal and external software developers and testers to ensure software development deliverables are meeting expectations with respect to quality

  • Lead the technical design and development aspects of ongoing projects

  • BS degree in Computer Science, related degree or equivalent

  • 5 years of experience in software development, specifically with experience in Java/web services/JavaScript/AngularJS, etc.

  • 2 years' experience with Selenium or Appium

  • 2 years of experience with scripting languages (e.g. bash, python)

  • Experience with deployment, monitoring and troubleshooting of web applications on public cloud infrastructure (Azure, AWS)

  • Experience in source code management, unit testing, test automation, etc. 2 years of experience in Agile software development as well as TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated initiative and analytical thinking style, able to comprehend complex problems and good problem solving skills

  • Self-motivated, innovative, and proactive; An individual who enjoys both the team environment as well as making an individual impact

  • Demonstrating excellent partnership and collaboration with other functions within the company to support common initiatives on medical devices

  • Demonstrating knowledge, skill and ability to model the values and positively

  • Communicates the company visions, values, priorities and targets

Desired skills:

  • 2 years of experience in design controls and FDA / ISO 13485 / IEC 62304 compliant software development

  • Experience with Calabash, Espresso, Cucumber and XCUITest

  • Experience in privacy, security, HIPPA, databases, MySQL

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