Lixar is looking for a
Senior Java Developer

Senior Java Developer
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for a Senior Java Developer to become part of our team. In this role, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of our gaming product. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a small team environment with lots of inter-company support and a relaxed, professional atmosphere. In the past, you’ve carried significant responsibility for the development of major projects including but not limited to Web and back end mobile applications.

As a Senior Java Developer, you will have:

  • 6+ years previous Java development experience
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • Leadership skills, experience in mentoring junior team members
  • Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Proven experience using JavaScript, NodeJS, MongoDB, Firebase and Git
  • Understanding of development frameworks such as, Spring, Hibernate, Apache Tiles
  • Knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Slack, Google Apps and Excel

The following would be considered an asset:

  • Exposure to AWS
  • Experience working in a small company where team work is paramount
  • Exposure to Logentries and TeamCity
  • Working understanding of machine learning
  • Experience working with large data repositories
  • Baseball fan who knows MLB

With these attributes:

  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Have exceptional communication skills
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.