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Sr. Java Developer
Houston, Texas
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Applied on April 13, 2021
Job Id #45087 Posted January 13, 2021


You will design and develop technology based business solutions for our client in the power industry. You will see the “big picture” and create software design and guide the development team during implementation. You will be responsible for the technical direction of projects, software structure, frameworks, and algorithms. You will be empowered to drive innovation by coming up with new and exciting ideas to creatively solve issues, as well as proactively look for opportunities to improve the design, interface, and architecture of the products. You will enable the team to leverage industry standard frameworks, coding practices and development tools.



  • Understand functional and non-functional requirements and elicit business solutions
  • Evaluate solution options and lead solution design using best practice/design patterns
  • Estimate and plan tasks for the solution
  • Take ownership of the solution from end to end, and be responsible for translating functional requirements into a solution


  • Strong development background with latest Architecture trends, Java/Java EE Technologies Spring, Hibernate, Spring Boot, Design Patterns, Object Oriented Programming Concepts
  • Experience of Micro-Services solution development and delivery, experience with APIs design and  development
  • Experience of design and implementation of external services integrations (using REST, SOAP and/or ESB)
  • Strong background using various libraries, framework and patterns in Java technology stack
  • Experience in Solution architecture
  • Solution cross-cutting concerns (security, monitoring, caching, etc.)
  • Prepare detailed design specifications
  • Develop/invent highly innovative, complex and critical solutions
  • Prior experience with agile development, continuous delivery, and DevOps
  • Build & release management using technologies like Maven and Gradle, Continuous Integration like Hudson, Jenkins, Source code management using GIT
  • Experience developing front-end using technologies like SWING, Spring MVC, AJAX, HTML, JavaScript, CSS
  • Strong experience in one or more Relational Databases like Oracle, MS SQL Server designing normalized or de-normalized database, writing complex SQL queries & stored procedures and analyzing & performance optimization
  • Experience in profiling an application to troubleshoot issues, monitoring system performance (CPU, memory, processes, threads, network etc.)
  • Knowledge of Power market with technical and business landscape, industry standard market systems behavior will be a plus


  • Experience in working with globally distributed team across North America and India
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively and clearly communicate across functional and technical teams
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, energetic, organized, driven and result oriented
  • Take initiatives and work independently without constant supervision
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.

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