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IT Java Developer - Lead in Tampa, FL at Strategic Staffing Solutions

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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  • Location:
    3111 West Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
    Tampa, FL
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Job Description

JobID: 142515


Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) prides itself on being an international IT Staffing and Solutions Company with 25 years’ experience recruiting and managing exceptional IT and Business consultants for customers in the Financial, Energy, Public Sector and Retail Distribution industries.  A privately held, financially strong, woman-owned company, S3 is a full service IT firm, with 24 major market locations in the U.S!

If you meet the requirements described below, send resume and contact information to Carlos Herrera at for more info.

Position: IT Java Developer - Lead

Location: Tampa, FL

Contract Duration: 10 Months

Job Description:

  • Leads teams and drives overall vision according to the team's goals.
  • IT Java Developer Lead performs detail design, development, documentation, debugging and implementation of technical products, software programming applications.
  • IT Java Developer Lead also recommends alterations and enhancements to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
  • Responsible for the Java integration with PBM (Pharmacy Benefits Management) with worker’s compensation benefits.   
  • Possess an expert level knowledge of the tools and processes required by the role Manage efforts affecting large-scale, highly complex, and cross-functional / platform environments.
  • Typically spends majority of time providing direction across large teams at all levels but capable of solid individual performance when required Share knowledge, coach, and mentor others in area of expertise.  
  • Ability to perform functions at all levels of a process.  
  • Will serve as technical lead in area of expertise.  
  • Will have duties instructing, directing, and checking the work of others.  
  • Possess excellent communication and relationship skills.
  • Comfort ability interfacing with director level management for technical briefings, status reports, etc.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with IT and Business management to evaluate complex user requests, projects, and clarify objectives and functional requirements for new or modified computer programs.
  • Determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and system capabilities.
  • Formulate detailed program specifications using structured analysis and design methodology.
  • Prepare project documentation when needed.
  • Work with functional architects to define and implement application architecture.
  • Code new or modified computer programs into existing systems and test program effectiveness.
  • Evaluate error messages, modify codes and troubleshoot programming problems.
  • Develop detailed application designs and specifications for computer applications.
  • Perform analysis of systems issues or changes.
  • Write documentation describing program development, logic, coding, and corrections.
  • Participate in the development of user manuals and operating procedures.
  • Provide assistance to IT team members with issues needing technical expertise or systems and / or programming knowledge.


  • Over 7+years of work experience in IT / software development College degree in Information Systems or related field.
  • Thorough knowledge of programming concepts, design, procedures and practices.
  • Adaptability and willingness to learn advanced problem solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other departments to resolve complex issues with innovative solutions.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and balance multiple deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load and meet project deadlines.
  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment and make independent decisions.
  • Extremely process and detail oriented Strong customer service focus.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Familiarity with health care industry very helpful.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate project deadlines.
  • Experience with Java/Spring/git/Jenkins/REST APIs/unit testing.

The S3 Difference

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) is the 6th largest Diversity Staffing Firm in the US and a global provider of Business and IT Services, including Staff Augmentation, Managed Staffing Programs, and Solutions, with 21 consecutive years of growth.  We have industry expertise in Healthcare, Insurance, Financial Services, Energy/Utility and Retail Distribution.  S3 has a domestic and international presence in 31 locations across the US and Europe (including the UK, Lithuania, and the Czech Republic).  Our highly trained and experienced staff is committed to not only helping you find a job but making sure that the job is the right fit for you!

At S3 you are eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance