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Minneapolis 2470 University Ave W
St Paul, MN 55114
(651) 646-0696

New York City 1216 Broadway, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001
(929) 322-4971

Senior Java Web Programmer

We are a small team of passionate website and application developers searching for an additional Java programmer to join our ranks. In this position you'll code systems ranging from complex applications used to manage listings of businesses for sale, to interfaces used to search documents, to simple quoting tools that simply email results. You'll use some of the newest Java technology, be given great freedom in making programming decisions, be constantly challenged, and build a strong portfolio of work that demonstrates your skills.

Plaudit Design was established more than 20 years ago as a full-service, digital-first marketing firm. We specialize in providing online strategies to clients through the creation of websites and delivery of marketing services. Plaudit was recognized in 2018 by the Minnesota Business magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, and in 2017 by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as one of the Best Places to Work.


  • Develop web-based applications in Java
  • Code frontend components using TypeScript (a superset of JavaScript), HTML, and CSS
  • Help enhance and maintain Plaudit’s libraries, framework, and content management system (CMS)
  • Participate in client meetings and communication
  • Collaborate internally on solutions


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
  • Experience programming in Java
  • Strong knowledge of CSS, JavaScript, and HTTP protocol
  • Proficient using Git

Bonus Points

  • Experience with JSF, Solr, CDI, or Hibernate
  • Working knowledge of Gulp or similar build system

Competitive Benefits Package

This is a full-time employment opportunity with a competitive benefits package:

  • Medical and Dental
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Company Paid Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Company Paid Short and Long Term Disability

Job Location

Plaudit Design, 2470 University Ave W, St Paul, MN 55114

How to Apply

Qualified canidates should use our online application to apply. The need to meet face-to-face with co-workers and clients will limit this full-time employment opportunity to local applicants only.