Sr. Software Engineer - Java

Engineering Charleston, South Carolina


Engineer IV  

This Engineer IV will be responsible for full cycle development of our Account Services program. The Engineer will work closely with the Enterprise Architect, internal Engineering teams and Product Owners. Hands-on training and development for the position include the active participation and contribution to the technical design of feature development, along with involvement in code reviews. 


  • Participate in full cycle enterprise software development
  • Work with business stakeholders to determine application requirements
  • Write detailed design documents for the new application features
  • Aid in the development of new features and application enhancements using Java as a primary programming language
  • Collaborate with other engineers on the team and work with members of Product Management and Quality Assurance teams to ensure the delivery of high quality application features that will provide the maximum benefit to our clients


  • 7-12 years of experience working with Java/J2EE
  • Application development against a relational database (preferably Oracle)
  • Object- oriented design and development
  • Fundamental understanding of distributed architectures


  • Microservices Architecture
  • JAX-RS
  • Javascript
  • Spring (Spring Boot preferred)
  • JPA
  • Intermediate Linux experience
  • SOAP Web Services


A Bachelor’s Degree required, Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred or equivalent experience  

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. It is Benefitfocus’ policy to encourage diversity in hiring, recognizing that this enriches the work environment for all Benefitfocus Associates and that a broad variety of perspectives enhances decision-making and creativity. Benefitfocus is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.