Rural Sourcing Inc., (RSI) Principal Java Developer in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Principal Java Developer – Rural Sourcing

Bringing IT jobs back to the United States – that’s what Rural Sourcing does. Getting the opportunity to work on Fortune 1,000 client projects in a fun, collaborative environment while continuously sharpening your technical skills – that’s what you’ll do when you work here!

So who are we, you ask? We are Rural Sourcing, and we believe there is a simple formula for our success; Colleagues, Clients, and Community. We know that without great Colleagues on our team, we can’t provide the stellar Client services we’re known for in the Communities in which we are located. If you are ready to kick off your loafers and join a company with a refreshing culture and great career opportunities, Rural Sourcing could be your new home!

A Day in the Life of a Rural Sourcing Principal Java Developer:

The Principal Java Developer will work with clients and team members to develop content management systems or web applications using Java. Experience with open source frameworks and tools such as Apache Sling. Ant, Maven, CSS, JQuery, JSON is required. Experience in open source or commercial content management systems such as Alfresco, Drupal, or Lenya. The Principal Java developer will be involved in the various phases of the system development life cycle; including design, testing, training, implementation and support.

  • Design, code, and testing of business systems to meet client requirements
  • Responsible for successful completion of code deliverables within projects
  • Responsible for ensuring code meets specifications
  • Design and code reporting requirements to perform efficiently, operationally stable, maintainable and meet the client requirements
  • Fosters proactive and collaborative relationships with the project team
  • Provide support to the Rural Sourcing team and clients

Expertise a Rural Sourcing Colleague will need:

  • 10+ years of object-oriented programming (Java preferred)
  • Experience in web development with HTML, CSS, and DHTML
  • Strong knowledge of web based development with a focus on Java (Java Server Pages, Java Server Faces, Struts and Apache Sling)
  • Exposure to Web 2.0 development in Java and skills considered to be a plus are: REST, JSON, AJAX and XML
  • Knowledge of open standards (XML, LDAP)
  • Strong understanding of system development life cycle and methodologies
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment

Why you will enjoy Mondays again:

  • Collaborative, Fun, Creative Culture – because who wants to be bored at work?
  • Tuition Reimbursement_ – “Much to learn, you still have” –Yoda, Star Wars_
  • Ongoing Training and Development – learning from others and sharing your two cents!
  • Work from Home Days –_ sometimes it’s just nice to stay in your PJ’s_
  • Room for Growth and Progressive Career Path
  • Casual Dress – jeans welcome!
  • Competitive Salary + Bonus Opportunities
  • Robust Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Package – because we all need that peace of mind.
  • 401(k) Plan – don’t we all have that retirement dream home?
  • Substantial Paid Time Off

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Rural Sourcing is committed to offering equal employment opportunity without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Location: Fort Wayne, IN

Job Code: 814

# of Openings: 1