Robert Half Technology is looking for a Senior Java Developer who loves the challenge of solving problems with multiple layers of complexity. If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision making skills, this may be the position for you! This Senior Java Developer opening is a direct hire, FTE (Full Time Employment) position with one of our client companies in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area. What you get to do every day: This Senior Java Developer is accountable for designing, coding, testing, documenting and implementing computer programs for new or existing applications. -Develops detailed program specifications including design of online screen and/or reports by working with project management and/or end users and receiving instruction and direction. -Converts project specifications into sequential, detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into computer processing language by creating flowcharts and/or pseduo-code where applicable. -Considers all aspects of project such as hardware design, hardware limitations, operating time, format of desired results and any other system constraints by working with project management. -Eliminates errors before moving project to Quality Assurance by testing and debugging programs. -Maintains and enhances existing application programs by continually improving understanding of user's needs and how the system can better support the user. -Formulates project plan by working with project management and outlining steps required to develop project and submits project plan to project management for approval. -Understands current operating procedures by consulting with users and reviewing project objectives. -Completes project assignments in a timely manner by receiving directions and project assignment priority from Project Leader/Manager. -Ensures a timely progression of project completion by coordinating testing activities, including test data and results, with Quality Assurance. -Develops programs that run efficiently and adhere to standards by minimizing excess overhead in applications and re-using code and coding techniques. -Ensures long term maintainability of the system by documenting project according to guidelines. -Provides resolutions to problems by taking the initiative to use all resources available for research. -Provides programmer support on a 24-hour basis by participating in rotation. -Participates in the development of new Java Developers by providing guidance and training as needed. -Serves as lead Java Developer by overseeing assigned projects.