Become a Java Developer
Learn enterprise scale back-end development with Java, and be prepared for the software engineering jobs that are in demand at a majority of Fortune 500 companies like Google, Amazon, Netflix, and more.
At 5-10 hours/week
September 11, 2019
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What You Will Learn
Learn back-end development with the Java programming language, one of the most popular programming languages in the world and one a majority of large enterprises rely on for their infrastructure.
Estimated 4 Months to complete
To optimize your chances of success in the Java Developer Nanodegree program, we recommend intermediate knowledge of any programming language.See detailed requirements.
Learn the fundamentals of Java while being introduced to a Spring Boot framework and associated integrations and plugins.
CHAT ROOM APPLICATION WITH SPRING BOOT
Web Services and APIs
Explore the differences between web services, APIs, and microservices. Develop REST and GraphQL APIs, and learn how to secure, consume, document, and test those APIs and web services.
BACK-END SYSTEM FOR A CAR WEBSITE
Data Stores & Persistence
Learn about different data stores and how to build persistence for Java applications. Work with relational and non-relational databases, and use Java to read/write and build test cases for MySQL and MongoDB.
DATA STORE FOR CUSTOMER REVIEWS
Security and DevOps
Learn about Git, version control, and best practices for authorization and authentication. Use Jenkins to build a CI/CD pipeline to deploy code to production.
IMPLEMENT AUTHORIZATION FOR AN ECOMMERCE APPLICATION
NEED TO PREPARE?
Check out the Intro to Programming Nanodegree program or Programming Foundations with Python to get started with programming!
According to Glassdoor, Java developers had some of the fastest growing salaries in 2018
Learn with the best
Stephen is a full stack software developer who’s worked for many top-notch technology companies. Stephen has extensive experience with data structures and algorithms, and a great passion for teaching.
Kesha has over 20 years experience in software development and is a software engineering manager at Chick-fil-A, routinely leading innovation teams in proving out the use of cloud services to solve complex business problems. She was recently named an Alexa Champion by Amazon.
Aravindan is a software engineer with over 15 years of experience building distributed software systems; he’s currently working at Netflix on the infrastructure for their next generation media pipeline. Aravindan is a certified Java developer who is passionate about building utilitarian products.
Sareeta is a Java enthusiast and Senior Developer at Walmart e-Commerce. She specializes in Enterprise Application development with Java and Kafka, NoSQL, Spring security, and CI/CD. Sareeta has over a decade of experience, spanning recently acquired startups to top Fortune 500 companies.
Become a Java Developer
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- Personal career coach & career services