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Application Developer - Restaurant Solutions Job

Job Number: 2017-6006

Address: 2002 Papa John's Blvd

Location: Louisville, KY

Date Posted: 9-18-2017



TheApplication DeveloperII will work with cutting edge technologies to create code according to provided specifications, as well as develop technical design documentation and coding logic flowcharts for our Restaurant Ordering Solutions Development team within the IT department. The position will also encode, test, debug, and document code and procedures. In addition, the position provides technical assistance regarding errors, problems and issues with developed software.


  • Consult with client groups to gather information about program needs, objectives, functions, features, and input/output requirements.
  • Design and development of User Interfaces.
  • Convert designs and specifications into code. Compile code and correct errors detected in compilation process. Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise code. Test code using structured testing methodology, confirm programs meet specifications. Document testing and ensure that the tests meet quality assurance requirements.
  • Work with team members to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs.
  • Train and assist team members in developmental skills. Ensure development standards are adhered to (i.e. coding syntax, look and feel, commenting methods).
  • Provide technical assistance by responding to inquiries from others regarding errors, problems, or questions about developed software. Train internal and end users and monitor software after implementation.
  • Write and maintain technical specifications, documentation to describe program development, coding, testing, changes, and corrections, installation and operation of developed software. Review written documentation of installation and operation of software.



  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Application development methodology experience (Agile, Waterfall)
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies and packaged applications
  • Technical and design documentation skills
  • Strong relational database and SQL skills (Postgres, Oracle)
  • Working knowledge of web server infrastructure components (GlassFish preferred)


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 4-6 years experience in a Web Development environment, with strong focus on User Interfaces and integration with Business Services
  • Experience with Core Java ( Java 1.5 and subsequent versions, JUnit test scripts)
  • Experience with Java Frameworks (Java EE and Spring), and core Enterprise APIs: Web Services (JAX-WS, SOAP/REST), JPA (Hibernate), EJB 3.0, JMS (TIBCO preferred), CDI, Swing, Servlets. JSP
  • Experience in Web Development using CSS, HTML, XML, JavaScript, AJAX, JQuery and JQuery UI frameworks
  • Experience with open source tools such as Maven and SVN version control system
  • Experience with Linux operating system
  • Experience with IDEs such as (IntelliJ and Eclipse)
  • Point of sales experience preferred


Exciting things are happening at Papa John's corporate restaurants. Work where the best ingredient is YOU!

Great things are happening at Papa John's! If you are looking for a fulfilling career with an international company, flavored with challenging work, mixed with professional development opportunities, a competitive salary and a collaborative team environment, then look no further! Papa John's seeks people who share our philosophy for success, are looking for quality business practices and meaningful work. All these combine to produce not only the best pizza, but also the best team members!

Papa John's has over 5,000 locations in 44 countries and territories around the world. We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package. Driven to be the best. Better Ingredients. Better People. ®

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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