Sr. Java Developer

Fairfax, VA

Sr. Java Developer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J0524-1808

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Java Developer to join our development team. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing high-quality, scalable, and efficient Java applications. As a Senior Java Developer, you will mentor other developers, collaborate with cross-functional teams, and contribute to the architectural design and development of software solutions.

This position is located in our Fairfax, VA office; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable. Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test, and debug Java applications using industry best practices.

  • Lead and mentor a team of developers to ensure high-quality code and adherence to coding standards.

  • Collaborate with product managers, designers, and other stakeholders to gather and analyze requirements.

  • Participate in the architectural design and implementation of software solutions.

  • Optimize application performance and scalability through code refactoring and performance tuning.

  • Conduct code reviews to ensure code quality, maintainability, and adherence to coding standards.

  • Identify and resolve technical issues and bugs in a timely manner.

  • Stay updated on emerging technologies, programming languages, and best practices in software development.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related field.

  • 5 years proven experience as a Java Developer, preferably in a senior or lead role.

  • Strong proficiency in Java programming language and related frameworks (Spring, Hibernate, etc.).

  • Experience with web development technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and frameworks (Angular, React, etc.).

  • Knowledge of database concepts and experience working with SQL and/or NoSQL databases.

  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and tools (Scrum, Kanban, JIRA, etc.).

  • Solid understanding of software development principles, design patterns, and best practices.

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.

Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required:

  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure) is a plus.

  • Certification in Java programming or related technologies is a plus.

CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through 6/28/2024.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $85,800.00 - $168,900.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.





  • Database

  • Hibernate


  • Spring

  • Angular

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the Position ID of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a Position ID will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.