Java Software Engineer

Houston, TX 77008

Posted: 05/21/2019 Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Software Development Job Number: 2019-27 Pay Rate: $90-110K (DOE) Type: Permanent

Title Company in the Houston area is searching for a Java Software Engineer to work on their development team building software, writing code, and modifying software to fix errors.  This position will require a Software Engineer who possess strong system skills to deploy and monitor the run time characteristics of the code.  The Software Engineer will be involved with directing system testing and validation procedures and work with other business units to establish requirements.  Candidate must have extensive knowledge of Java programming and the full life cycle software development process.


  • 3+ years of experience in Java development.
  • Strong Linux skill set to manage and enhance the company’s automated data ingestion and extraction pipeline
  • In-depth knowledge of Shell scripting and Regular Expressions
  • Experienced in TIFF image format is preferred
  • Skills in Machine Learning (ML) and/or Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a plus
  • IBM i experience is a plus



  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancement existing systems and platforms
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Work alongside other engineers on the team to evaluate technology and consistently apply best
  • practices
  • Analyze, design and develop test and test-automation suites



  • Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience


Soft Skills:

  • Must be an excellent communicator (verbal and written skills.)
  • Take charge personality.
  • Quick learner.
  • Flexible to change direction when needed.
  • Must be able to follow directions.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Candidate must have the proof of the right to work in the United States
  • Unable to provide H1B Sponsorship
  • Unable to work with third-party vendors on a C2C basis
  • Unable to provide relocation assistance



This company offers a competitive salary with benefits.


Resume Submittal:

Please send resume in MS Word format to

Marie Mikelson
President - Executive Recruiter

Marie is a native Houstonian and has put her energy in building ProFound’s business relationships. She has specialized in IT and software development recruiting in the Houston area since 1999. You will often hear Marie tell people to “get-into-our-circle” because she knows people, companies and she’s working on new jobs all the time. As a professional networker, Marie practices good habits in business development, recruiting, customer service, working with a sense of urgency to help people. She believes in having a foundation of long term relationships in order to be a successful Business Owner, Recruiter and Business Developer.

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