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Middle Java Developer for an educational company

Middle Java Developer for an educational company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

Currently we are looking for a remote Middle Java Developer for an educational company for our team.

The customer is an American educational company which deals with content, technology, and services company for the higher education. It is one of the largest and leading education publishers worldwide.

As part of consolidating customer’s learning platforms they are migrating all STEM (science , technology, engineering, math) content to a single target platform. This process involves converting millions of content items and assets (typically, XML created by custom content authoring tool and then rendered by some run-time content service).


  • Development and code reviews.
    • Analysis and work break-down.
      • Effort estimation (both tasks and mini-projects).
        • Status updates to Customer during daily stand-ups.


          • 2+ years of experience in software development
            • Strong experience with Java 7-8 SE, Spring MVC
              • Proficiency with XML tools & libraries, XPath, XQuery, XSL-T
                • Experience in developing parsers & converters
                  • Marklogic (XML DB) knowledge, or readiness to quickly familiarize oneself with its APIs
                    • English B2 or higher (direct communication with client's technical teams and project manager)
                      • Personal traits: flexibility, ability to collaborate with the customer on clarifying task definitions and propose solutions, ready to work in classic agile environment (as opposed to scrum)

                        Nice to have

                        • Knowledge of:
                          • Apache Spark
                            • Cloud.AWS
                              • JavaScript
                                • Python
                                  • Spring Boot
                                    • Ability to develop simple front-ends (Full-stack capability)
                                      • Knowledge Python for simple data processing / ETL would be a plus
                                        XQuery (XML Query Language)

                                        Benefits in eligible locations


                                        For you

                                        • Insurance Coverage 
                                        • Paid Leaves – including maternity, bereavement, paternity, and special COVID-19 leaves. 
                                        • Financial assistance for medical crisis 
                                        • Retiral Benefits – VPF and NPS 
                                        • Customized Mindfulness and Wellness programs 
                                        • EPAM Hobby Clubs

                                        For your comfortable work

                                        • Hybrid Work Model 
                                        • Soft loans to set up workspace at home 
                                        • Stable workload 
                                        • Relocation opportunities with ‘EPAM without Borders’ program


                                        For your growth

                                        • Certification trainings for technical and soft skills 
                                        • Access to unlimited LinkedIn Learning platform 
                                        • Access to internal learning programs set up by world class trainers 
                                        • Community networking and idea creation platforms 
                                        • Mentorship programs 
                                        • Self-driven career progression tool


                                        40 hrs/week

                                        Hours per week

                                        12+ months

                                        Project length

                                        Armenia, Colombia, Georgia, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Uzbekistan

                                        Locations eligible for the position