Sr. Java Developer

San Jose, Costa Rica

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Do you have a passion for developing cutting-edge single-page applications? Do you want to drive microservices? We are looking for Java developers with a need to continue learning the latest and greatest languages and tools. If you insist on beautiful, clean code, we want to talk to you!

We are looking for Java Developers with Oracle experience (SQL RDBMS experience will be considered).  Ideally, you are a self-starter and have worked in an Agile/Scrum environment doing 2-week sprints. 

Kahoa has been building custom software since 1996.  We are a stable growth-oriented company currently in the process of building out a Java team based in Costa Rica.  This is a great opportunity to join a stable company for a long-term employment opportunity working remotely from Costa Rica.  If you have experience as a server-side Java Developer please feel free to reach out!


  • Bachelors in Computer Science or similar degree/experience AND at least 2-3 years of on the job experience

  • The ability to work with a larger team or independently as needed

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

  • The ability to verbalize and contribute to the overall scope and strategy of the project

  • Own a project from start to finish with appropriate problem-solving skills

  • The ability to take criticism and feedback

  • Work jointly with other team members to deliver complex applications

  • Familiar with agile/scrum methodology, it’s our process

Let’s talk Tech stack:

  • 3 or more years professional software development experience with advanced experience in Java 1.7, Java 1.8 with a preference for Java 1.11

  • Sold knowledge and understanding of Database concepts with a preference for Oracle (but will take SQL RDBMS experience)

  • Understanding of front-end technologies such as Angular, React, and/or VUE plus HTML5, and CSS3

  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in Java frameworks available such as Spring MVC, Spring Boot, Grails

  • Experience with JavaScript with knowledge of JavaScript design patterns

  • Solid Object Oriented Programming Experience

  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind microservices and scalable applications

  • Experience implementing test-driven development

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git or SVN

Bonus Points:

  • Angular 7+, React, Ionic, or Flutter front-end frameworks

  • Experience working on cloud service providers like cloud foundry, AWS, GCP, OpenStack, etc.

  • You've developed full-cycle single-page applications in Java

  • Ability to author an NPM package

  • Experience working in NoSQL databases

  • You have an active GitHub profile with projects.

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