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MW-Java Developer
IL, United States
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At Maven Wave, we are relentless in hiring the industry’s top talent. Each employee is hand-picked not only for their skills, but for their personality and broad expertise. We are looking for this rare combination of talent that sets us apart in the industry.

Founded in 2008, Maven Wave has experienced rapid growth. We combine the experience and knowledge of a management consulting firm with the innovation and technology expertise of a cloud services firm, providing a truly unique work environment. Employees have the opportunity to gain invaluable experience and make a significant impact on the business outcomes of our clients and our company.

Over the past years, Maven Wave has received the following awards and accolades:

  • Google Cloud North America Services Partner of the Year, 2018
  • #21 Best Workplaces in Chicago, FORTUNE, 2018
  • Great Place To Work Certification, Great Place to Work, 2017 & 2018
  • Fast Fifty, Crain's Chicago Business, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Top Google Cloud Partner, Clutch, 2017
  • Fastest Growing Consulting Firms in North America (#11, #37)Consulting Magazine, 2016, 2017
  • Top IT Services Companies, Clutch, 2015
  • Google Global Rising Star Partner of the Year 2015

Maven Wave, Google, and YOU: help us develop state-of-the-art solutions with the most cutting edge technologies!

Bring your Java and Cloud expertise to deliver a successful project for a leading financial institution located in the heart of downtown Chicago.  Work with Maven Wave and a fast-paced, energetic client organization on cloud-based greenfield development effort. Your role will focus on all areas of software engineering, including design, development, testing, and deployment while using the latest and greatest technologies and tools.

Maven Wave is looking for a competent Senior Java Developer that loves working in a highly collaborative, team-based format.  If you are a self-starter that loves getting into leading technologies, overcoming challenges, and sharing your expertise with your teammates and clients, then this is the right job for you.


  • 8+ years of professional Java on Linux development experience
  • 5+ years of professional script development experience preferably Python
  • 2+ years of front-end development experience
  • Experience designing, developing, and supporting mission-critical, high-throughput applications
  • Experience with large-scale, event-driven, distributed systems and inter-process messaging frameworks such as Kafka
  • Experience with microservice architectures and API design
  • Experience in CI/CD systems such as Maven, Jenkins, and Artifactory
  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum project teams
  • Financial services domain knowledge preferred
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with the Spring Boot framework
  • Experience working with NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of container technology
  • Understanding of infrastructure and security requirements
  • Readiness to set technical direction, define standards, and promote engineering principles
  • Passion for mentoring and teaching junior developers

This opportunity is onsite in downtown Chicago, IL.

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