Senior Java Developer

ELEKS Software Engineering and Development Office is looking for Senior Java Developer in Chicago, IL


Our customer is one of the biggest health insurance company in the US with HQ in Chicago. We are working with their digital division which are considered as the most progressive division of the company. 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; write program code according to the defined application architecture
  • 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


  • 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


  • Close cooperation with a customer and their team
  • Business trip
  • Challenging tasks
  • Competence development
  • Team of professionals
  • Dynamic environment with low level of bureaucracy


ELEKS is a global vendor of software solutions and software engineering services. The company established in 1991 and currently has over 1400 employees. We have development center in Ukraine and onsite presence in the USA, Estonia, Germany and UK. We work with a number of clients from the IT, Financial Services, Media, Entertainment, Local Government, Healthcare, Legal and other sectors.

Tetiana Palianychka
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