Old Dominion Freight Line

  • Java Developer III

    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Description

    Old Dominion Freight Line is recruiting for a Java Developer III.  This role will lead the process of designing, testing, and implementing programming applications using Java/J2EE programming language. Work with middleware technologies and databases to prepare detailed technical specifications from which integration services will be written. Work with UI/UX team to design, develop, and test intuitive, user-centered interfaces. Generally works independently and leads the less experienced developers.


    • Lead the process of implementation planning, fit analysis, configuration, testing, rollout and post implementation support of solution/software development
    • Elicit, analyze, validate, specify, verify and manage the needs of project stakeholders including customers and end users
    • Analyze, review and alter programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt new requirements
    • Lead the efforts of problem resolution of issues and defects discovered during testing, independently resolve the issues if needed
    • Gather business requirements and define detailed specifications
    • Lead the development and debugging of software using Java/J2EE
    • Develop software using web presentation technologies such as AJAX, JSON, JavaScript, CSS and HTML5
    • Work with Business Analysts to design and deploy database schemas and specify all attributes of database tables including primary keys, foreign keys, identities, constraints, default values, indexes and triggers
    • Participate in business unit and strategic planning and implement initiatives
    • Provide on call support for production systems
    • Lead the database application development process using SQL and JDBC
    • Process documentation to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
    • Lead less experienced developers and assist them with issues and questions



    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and/or equivalent work experience



    • 10 years of experience as a Java Developer
    • 5 years of recent Java Web development experience
    • Experience working in a DevOps environment
    • Proficiency with Eclipse or equivalent modern IDE and source control tools like Subversion, bug-tracking tools like Jira and collaboration tools like Confluence
    • Experience developing web applications and user interfaces using JavaScript frameworks; preferably Angular 2.0+
    • Demonstrated ability to understand, apply, and teach user-centered design principles and techniques
    • Experience creating wireframes, prototypes
    • Ability to create and interpret results of usability tests
    • Expertise with Agile software development methodologies (Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc.), JSP/Servlet container frameworks, Apache, Tomcat, JSP, JSF, Hibernate, REST, SOAP, Web Services, Web Services Security, and Test-Driven Development with JUnit or equivalent tool
    • Deep understanding of and experience with CI/CD pipelines
    • Experience with build scripts for release management across all environments
    • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments with many nodes.
    • Working knowledge of containers and container management platforms
    • Ability to multi task and be self-paced to accomplish goals
    • Ability to lead and motivate others and teach technical skills
    • Strong problem solving skills and self-motivated
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills



    Join the OD Family Today!

    As a Full Time member of our Family, you are eligible to receive:

    • Health, Dental & Vision Benefits
    • Short Term & Long Term Disability
    • Flex Spending Accounts
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Wellness Program
    • Employee Credit Union, Vacation & Holiday
    • “Birthday Holiday” and who doesn’t love some extra attention on their Birthday?


    Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).


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