Senior Java Developer (Chicago, IL)

Chicago, USA

Vika Tuz  Vika Tuz Recruitment Partner
Mail Skype

ELEKS is looking for a Senior Java Developer in Chicago. At ELEKS you can build an exciting and dynamic career with unlimited growth potential.

Join the team of professionals, innovate and succeed!

About the company:

ELEKS is one of the TOP 100 Global outsourcing companies, which has created a perfect family environment for more than 1400+ experts all over the world. It is a company of professional, mature and highly motivated people.

ELEKS is a global vendor of software solutions and software engineering services with a development center in Ukraine and onsite presence in the USA, Estonia, Germany and UK. ELEKS has been providing its services for international clients for 27+ years already. The main sectors of services are: IT, Financial Services, Media, Entertainment, Local Government, Healthcare, Legal and other.

About the project:

Their customer is one of the biggest health insurance company in the US with HQ in Chicago. You will be working with their digital division: they are adepts of the XP methodology with all necessary ceremonies as: TDD, pair programming, lot of communication and frequent releases. Digital portfolio contains various projects connected to writing, combining and integration of APIs from partners, clients etc. Each project has a team of Product Manager, Solution Owner and 6 developers which are working in pairs.


- Develop solutions and algorithms according to technical specifications or other requirements documentation; use standard algorithms in the applicable cases

- Implement code refactoring and optimization methods. Post refactoring and optimization results to the collective knowledge base as the best practices

- Develop, document, and edit programming interfaces, software modules and components assembling procedures, software deployment, and update procedures as well as data migration and transformation (conversion) procedures

- Work in pair with other developer, communication with team members sharing thoughts and knowledge

- New functionality design. Estimating tasks


- 4+ years of experience with Java

- Good experience with Spring Boot, Spring Cloud

- Good understanding of Docker, Docker Compose

- Unit testing experience

- Background in NoSQL databases (for example Gemfire, Redis), Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQL databases

* For non-citizens - you need to have one of the following visa: L2 (permission for working), OPT, Green Card, H1B.

Optional requirements:

- Experience with Kotlin

- Experience in TDD and extreme programming

- Knowledge of cloud-based technologies

- Pivotal tech stack knowledge

- Knowledge of JetBrains IDEA – macOS keymap

- ESB – MuleESB

- New Relic

- Vault

- Experience with Azure, Cloud Foundry. Certification will be a big plus

- Cloud CI/CD – Concourse

- Pivotal Tracker

- Gradle

Our benefits:

- Close cooperation with a customer and their team

- Business trips

- Challenging tasks

- Competence development

- Team of professionals

- Dynamic environment with low level of bureaucracy

Stages of the interview:

1. HR interview - 30 minutes / 1 hour (online).

2. Technical interview (online).

3. Interview with Account Manager - 30 minutes / 1 hour (in the office).

If you are interested in this vacancy and you want to discuss all details, please, contact: