What does a Java Developer do?

As a Java Developer you will work at a Startup focused on the creation of a variety of web applications ('apps') to go to market and to fill existing customer orders. You will work as part of a software development team and be responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining Java applications.

You could be an ideal candidate if you have a bachelor's degree in computer science with a professional IT certification. You need to have expert level Java programming along with experience in database management and computer architecture. You should have experience working effectively on software development teams ensuring tight deadlines are met.

  • Work as part of a software development team
  • Write code per app specifications
  • Test to ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Analyze user requirements to determine how to translate into Java
  • Debug and resolving technical issues
  • Make recommendations to existing job infrastructure
  • Continually engage in professional development
  • Develop documentation to track
  • Professional IT Certification, preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience developing apps
  • Expert level in Java programming
  • Experience in database management
  • Experience in Computer architecture
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a software development team on tight deadlines
  • Experienced in developing web applications (apps)
  • Previous experience working at a Startup
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.8 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.8 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Java Developer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$93,118 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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$69K
Median: $93K
$125K
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Java Developer Career Path

Learn how to become a Java Developer, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

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Java Developer Insights

Read what Java Developer professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Veracity SoftwareVeracity Software
Java Developer
Jun 11, 2019

“I enjoyed working with both onsite and offshore team and everyone was very professional and helpful”

Empower RetirementEmpower Retirement
Lead Java Developer
Jun 16, 2020

“This I didn't faced here and I hiring team is quiet responsive proactive and helping.”

Publicis SapientPublicis Sapient
Senior Java Developer/Lead
Sep 6, 2021

“Java developers’ profile is very well defined with career growth prospects in Publicis Sapient.”

Publicis SapientPublicis Sapient
Senior Java Developer
Sep 5, 2021

“Java developers’ profile is very well defined with career growth prospects in Publicis Sapient.”

wefoxwefox
Java Engineer
Jan 24, 2021

“About the work from home: this is great and was allowed and encouraged from day 1 of the pandemic.”

TEKsystemsTEKsystems
Java Full Stack Developer
Sep 26, 2021

“4. Conducting good interacting sessions and you will get rewards apart from regular pay.”

Infodart TechnologiesInfodart Technologies
Junior Java Developer
Aug 31, 2020

“Very supportive peoples and I feel really good to join as a fresher because there are multiple things to learn.”

WorkJamWorkJam
Java Developer
Apr 14, 2020

“Everyone is super relaxed and fun to work with and I had literally no trouble getting along with anyone I worked with.”

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