August 27, 2018

Java Developer 3rd Shift – Houston

Shaw Systems Associates, LLC, a nationally recognized provider of loan servicing software to financial institutions all over the world, is seeking a full time Java Developer to join our team on the overnight shift. This position’s primary responsibility will be to act as a first responder on all incoming client issues. Additional responsibilities include, routine product maintenance, bug fixes, coding enhancements and new development of Shaw Systems’ robust licensed and cloud-based products.


The ideal candidate will have experience with: Java 8, knowledge of Java common libraries, Hibernate, Spring, RESTful Web Services, SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery. If you have experience in banking or loan servicing, it would be a plus but is not required. You will be working on an enterprise level financial application. The system was developed primarily with Java, Spring, Hibernate, SQL Server DB. We are looking for a talented Software Developer to:

  • Provide production support
  • Work autonomously or under general direction
  • Research, analyze and implement approved changes to the application base
  • Design, develop and write application code
  • Enhance and expand regression tests
  • Write testable, efficient code
  • Create design documents from business requirements


  • Minimum of 2 years of production or technical help desk experience
  • Extensive customer support exposure
  • Ability to work independently with deadlines
  • Excellent problem-solving capabilities
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Java developer
  • Experienced service layer Java Developer
  • Experience with Java Libraries, Hibernate, Spring, RESTful Web Services, Relational Database (SQL Server)
  • Experience with web development including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and JQuery
  • Full lifecycle software development experience
  • Experience developing in a fast, agile environment
  • Experience documenting code changes
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks on a regular basis
  • Works well in a team environment. (team consists of local and remote members)
  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or related field desired

Preferred Requirements

  • 7+ years’ experience as a developer
  • Some experience with Azure Cloud
  • Automated functional testing experience with FitNesse, Selenium or other automated testing tools a plus
  • SSRS or PowerBI Report experience
  • Experience with GitHub
  • Experience delivering and supporting web services

Expected Hours of Work: This position requires a minimum of 40 hours per week Monday – Friday from 9 pm – 6 am or Wednesday – Sunday 10 pm – 7 am.

Please submit a resume and include a cover letter indicating your overall experience, your accomplishments, and what programming skills you possess. Demonstrated portfolio of work required.

Please email your resume to: