August 22, 2018

Java Web Developer – Houston

Shaw Systems Associates, LLC, a nationally recognized provider of credit management software to financial institutions all over the world, is seeking a full time Java Web Developer to join our team. Responsibilities include routine product maintenance, bug fixes and enhancements, as well as, 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, HTML, CSS, JavaScript libraries, JQuery, Spring MVC, Hibernate, Spring, Web Services and SQL. The primary focus of the candidate would be in maintaining a web front-end that is user friendly, secure and easily customizable.

If you have a background 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.


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


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Java Web developer preferably in a senior role
  • Experience building and integrating complex user interfaces for enterprise java applications
  • Extensive experience with web development including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and JQuery
  • Must be familiar with JavaScript libraries
  • Knowledgeable on usability, accessibility and internationalization
  • Experience integrating web based front-end with Java service layer using Spring MVC, AJAX calls etc.
  • Prior Experience with Adobe Flex is a plus
  • Experience with Java Libraries, Hibernate, Spring, RESTful Web Services, Relational Database (SQL Server)
  • Full life-cycle software development experience
  • Experience developing in a fast, agile environment
  • Experience documenting code changes
  • Excellent problem-solving capabilities
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task 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

Expected Hours of Work: This position requires a minimum of 40 hours per week Monday – Friday and may require additional after hours or weekend work on occasion as needed.

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 mail, fax, or email your resume to:

Shaw Systems Associates
Employment Opportunity
6200 Savoy Drive, Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77036
Fax: 804-272-1727