The Best Java Developers in Beantown

Looking for a top Java developer in Boston?

Getting started with the Java programming language can be difficult, especially when you go at it alone.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top Java development companies in Boston. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Boston Java Developers

  • 1

    Itransition

    Founded in 1998 outside Denver, CO, Itransition now has an office in Austin, TX, as well as the UK and Belarus. They bring their 20 years experience and 1500+ person team to the table for custom software development, web development, and e-commerce development.

    Notable Project

    Itransition was hired by another development firm to collaborate on a project for a tourism company. They migrated 44 websites into one e-commerce platform, Magento.

    “They have a good talent pool; they’ve been able to find the right individuals. Everyone they have found who has worked with us has approached the project as though they understand the bigger picture. They’re not just coding for a paycheck.” – Director, Development Company

    Former clients
    Adidas
    Pepsico
    Toyota
    PayPal
    Xerox
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    28 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 , Deloitte Technology Fast 500 , IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 , Softwaremag.com 500

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  • 2

    Rightpoint

    Rightpoint, headquartered in Chicago, is a web and mobile app development firm. Founded in 2007, their team of about 450 employees services midmarket and enterprise clients across industries such as consumer products and services, IT, and retail. They also offer UX design services.

    Notable Project

    Rightpoint provided web development services to create an internet portal. The team used Azure to build the platform, which tracks internal projects and invoices. Their efforts have streamlined efficiency by automating several previously manual processes.

    “They took an 85-year old process and improved it efficiently.” — Team Member, Steel Fabricating Company

    Former clients
    Rue La La
    Macy's
    Care.com
    Intuit
    MIT
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    20 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Chicago Tribune: Top Places to Work (2017) , MarCom Awards: Gold Winner (2018)

  • 3

    Boston Technology Corporation

    Based just outside Boston, MA, Boston Technology Corporation is a leader in mobile, web, and cloud-based app development. Since starting in 2004, BTC has expanded to almost 100 employees.

    Notable Project

    Boston Technology Corporation was approached by a live-streaming company to create an iOS app that brings experiences events that are happening elsewhere to their customers. They created an intuitive user interface (UI) that users love.

    “I never had to say anything more than, ‘This is what I need for my business,’ and they understood that. I think that’s very rare among even the best development teams.” – Founder & CEO, Live-Streaming Entertainment Platform

    Former clients
    Harvard University
    Dunkin Donuts
    Fidelity
    GreyHouse Publishing
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Marlborough, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    13 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 2010-2012

  • 4
  • 5

    Zco

    A tech frontrunner since 1989, Zco is a full-stack app development firm offering web, mobile, and animation services. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire with a Boston office, the 200+ specialists comprise a powerhouse team with outstanding and varied proficiencies.

    Notable Project

    Zco developed an app for both iOS and Android to showcase the products of a large electrical parts manufacturer. Their prompt turnaround and response time, competitive pricing, and immaculate deliverables resulted in an experience that was “overwhelmingly positive.”

    "Their technical expertise is spot-on and they're highly responsive, even post-launch." – Senior Product Manager, Manufacturing Company

    Former clients
    BBC America
    Liberty Mutual
    Microsoft
    Samsung
    Verizon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    42 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    AndPlus

    AndPlus is a software product development company located in Southborough, Mass. Founded in 2009, they have 50 employees and serve companies of all sizes – from Fortune 100 companies like Bloomberg and Honeywell, to funded startups looking to launch their MVP. AndPlus focuses on creating mobile and web solutions for IoT, Big Data, User Experience, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and more.

    Notable Project

    AndPlus developed a web application for a risk management system for financial institutions and publicly traded companies. Throughout the development process, the team worked closely with product owners to understand the needs and develop major features and enhancements that were rolled out in the first version in 2015. AndPlus still supports the software throughout its lifecycle.

    “I was very impressed that they were flexible to change their work methodology to fit what our needs were. ... They were always willing to change everything at the drop of a dime to make sure that they satisfied our needs. We profited from that type of relationship.” – Senior Project Manager, Data Management Analytics Company

    Former clients
    Bloomberg
    Cognex
    ESPN
    Harvard School of Public Health
    Honeywell
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Southborough, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    21 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    AMP Agency

    AMP Agency was founded in Boston in 1995 and has grown to more than 400 employees in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Austin, Texas. AMP Agency serves mainly enterprise clients on web design and development, UI/UX design, SEO, PPC, and social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    A medical protective wear company hired AMP Agency to create a media campaign targeted toward a college-aged demographic. The partnership has continued for more than nine years.

    "They’re very good...Things are on time, on budget, and they’re very flexible. We have had to change in the middle of a project or we have had to freeze our spending very often, and they have worked very well with us." – VP of Sales and Marketing, Protective Wear Company

    Former clients
    Maybelline
    Patagonia
    Dole
    Nike
    Starbucks
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Ad Age: Small Agency of the Year , Cannes Lions Finalist , LA Addys Award , Webby Award , London International Award

  • 8

    Surge – a Catalyte company

    Surge Software is a software development agency headquartered in Bellevue, WA, with other offices in Sacramento, CA, Baltimore, MD, and Salt Lake City, UT. The agency of 160+ employees provides custom software development, web development, mobile app development, and e-commerce development services.

    Notable Project

    A consulting firm hired Surge Software for web development and UX work. The agency provided staff augmentation across different platforms. The consulting firm felt that Surge was responsive and that its work has been extremely valuable to the company. 

    "I’m comfortable in the knowledge that if issues arose with any team member, I could talk honestly with Surge and they would remedy the situation. Be open, articulate your goals, and they will work with you to provide solutions." – Director of Software, Management Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Ralph Lauren
    Verizon
    UnderArmor
    Purdue University
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Auburndale, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies (2012-2018) , Stevie Awards: Bronze - Company of the Year - Computer Software (2014)

  • 9

    HTMLPanda

    HTMLPanda, founded in 2014, is a website development company headquartered in Boston, with additional locations in Walpole, Mass., and New York City. The company’s team of 9 people focuses on web development, e-commerce development, and web design. They work with mid-market, enterprise, and small businesses for clients in the business services, IT, and financial services industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    HTMLPanda redesigned a clothing company's website on WooCommerce to improve its appearance and functionality. The site was originally on WordPress. HTMLPanda helped improve the client’s shopping cart and online store and provided any other technical support the client needed. The client was happy with the new, updated site, and the quality of the company’s work. 

    “The new site is much more user-friendly, functional and reliable. We are happy with the result, their quality of services is also very good. Sometimes I come up with ideas and they've already worked on what I was thinking of.” — Marketing Manager, Clothing Company 
     

    Former clients
    Vodafone
    Intel
    Motorola
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    17 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Echo&Co

    Echo&Co is a primarily UX/UI agency headquartered in Somerville, Mass., with satellite offices in Louisiana, Virginia, Michigan, and British Columbia. It is a full service digital agency of about 20 employees. In addition to UX/UI, Echo&Co provides web development and product design services. The agency works primarily with midmarket businesses.

    Notable Project

    Echo&Co provided a international medical association with more streamlined website navigation. The agency was able to quickly able to make the website more functional for the client's fundraising and marketing communications objectives. 

    "We’ve received a lot of great feedback internally [on Echo&Co's design], as well as from users who are new to the site. We have a lot of stakeholders internally who are involved with that section as it drives their conversion rates. Getting positive reactions from them was a great win for us." - Manager, International Medical Association

    Former clients
    Museum of Fine Arts Boston
    Newseum
    NRDC
    University of Chicago
    Greenpeace
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Somerville, MA
    4.8
    4.8
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Blackburn Labs

    Blackburn Labs is an app development company based in Providence R.I. and founded in 2015. Their team of 2 employees specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, and enterprise app modernization for clients of all sizes in the healthcare, real estate, and marketing industries.

    Notable Project

    Blackburn Labs developed a web app for a hospital. The app was designed to replace a paper-based system that was too slow and prone to errors. They used several innovative industry practices and created a proprietary healthcare algorithm to create a system that was a vast improvement on the old methodology. The client said that the web app has saved time and improved patient outcomes.

    “By switching from a completely paper-based process to the new app, we’ve been able to scale our services to better care for our patients.” – Director of CV Innovation, Hospital
     

    Former clients
    Admedus
    ProCom Rx
    FableVision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Rocket Farm Studios

    Rocket Farm Studios is a mobile app and custom software developer based in Boston, MA. Begun in 2008, their team of 10+ excels in mobile strategy, IoT, and digital product innovation for businesses of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    The team developed an app and matching cloud software for an IoT scent-enabled product. The team demonstrated impressive project management skills, accessibility, and experience through every phase of research, strategy and development.

    "Rocket Farm Studios is an experienced team. They're not an enterprise with a heavy infrastructure and bureaucracy. We were able to deal directly with the founding team, which gave us the comfort that they'll be responsive." – COO, Large Consumer Products Company

    Former clients
    Intel
    Nikon
    Samsung
    T Mobile
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    MITX Award Finalist 2016

  • 13

    Areus Development

    Areus Development is a software development offshoring firm based in Bucharest, Romania. Established in 2014, the Areus Development team consists of 9 employees that provide solutions like custom software development, mobile development for Android and iOS, IT managed services, testing, and DevOps support.

    Notable Project

    Areus developed a unique location-enabled mobile application for a Romanian consulting firm. The firm's end-client was a conservation organization that focuses on protecting Romania's natural resources and wildlife, and the app enabled users to track environmental activity throughout the country. Areus successfully delivered the project to the end-client's satisfaction, and the consultancy considered it a particularly smooth partnership.

    "Areus Development was deeply involved in the project and came up with many good ideas that we hadn't thought about during development." - Business Development Manager, Consulting Firm

    Former clients
    Enea Services
    NNC Services
    Bibsma
    DataView
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    AMC TECH

    AMC TECH is a software, electronics, and mechanics development company based in Krakow, Poland. The company, founded in 1992, has more than 50 employees and provides, among others, custom software development, IoT development, IT strategy consulting services to various companies. 

    Notable Project

    ANC TECH was hired by a Workplace Safety Company to provide mechanical, industrial, hardware, and software design and development services to create an emergency response system with a functional IoT system for its client companies. AMC TECH delivered an MVP after six months of development. The prototype was functional and met all requirements. After three months, AMC TECH delivered the market-ready product, which has received overwhelmingly positive feedback.

    "They have short feedback periods, a high level of professionalism, and a willingness to hear the customer needs." - CEO, Workplace Safety Company 

    Former clients
    Alstrom
    General Electric
    Siemens
    Thales
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Dedham, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    CodeToArt Technology Private Limited

    CodeToArt Technology Private Limited is a development and design company in Bibvewadi, India. Founded in 2016, they also have an office in Kalyan, India. They have a team of around 10 employees who provide mobile app and web development, in addition to UX/UI design services.

    Notable Project

    CodeToArt Technology Private Limited developed web and mobile apps for a startup firm builder. For each of the projects, they built websites and web admin platforms using a variety of technologies including Ruby Padrino, Ruby on Rails, SQLServer, and PHP and mobile apps using Swift and Java. They finished each project and even picked up on projects other vendors had left incomplete. The client was impressed by their communication skills. 

    "They were always very professional in their communication with us and with clients." – CTO, Startup Firm Builder

     

    Former clients
    Appetize
    QuestaGame
    LaunchByte
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    OrangeLoops

    OrangeLoops is a software development company headquartered in Boston, with an additional office in Montevideo, Uruguay. The company, founded in 2015, has a team of 22 people who exclusively provide mobile app development and web development services. They work with mid-market businesses that are mostly in the advertising & marketing, health care & medical, and retail industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    OrangeLoops provided business consulting and audit services for a data reporting company. The client wanted to modernize their main product, so they hired OrangeLoops to conduct a technological audit. OrangeLoops did an analysis and conducted interviews in order to develop recommendations for the client. The client was satisfied with the report the company developed. 
     

    “It was a very top quality report. It was well-produced, structured, well-supported, and well-analyzed. It had a lot of code analysis and function diagrams.” — CTO, Data Reporting Company

    Former clients
    Kezmo
    IdeaSource
    CloseNet
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Zagaran Software

    Zagaran, Inc. is a Harvard-alumni led software development company headquartered in Boston, MA that offers web development, custom software, and mobile apps. Their team has provided software development for clientele ranging from Global 500 companies to universities to government agencies, working primarily with Python, Django, and React/Angular.

    Notable Project

    Zagaran augmented the development team of a large pharmaceutical company. Their development team could not handle the sophisticated project, which involved a Django backend to a mobile app and continuous integration. Zagaran delivered the necessary support for less than half the projected cost to do so in-house.

    "I know they do good work. The team resolves issues in a careful and thorough manner, and without the need of external supervision." - Senior Web Developer, Pharmaceutical Firm

    Former clients
    Harvard University
    MIT
    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    SYNERGY Consulting

    SYNERGY Consulting is a development agency based in New York with more than 10 experts. Founded in 2006, they specialize in mobile app development, custom software development, and UX/UI design solutions for clients ranging from small companies to large firms.

    Notable Project

    SYNERGY Consulting developed a website for a restaurant. SYNERGY Consulting worked on both front and backend development for the website. The site originally had problems but they were eventually resolved.

    “I would consider him rehiring him for the hotel itself.” - General Manager, Restaurant

    Former clients
    SummerTech
    JLD Evaluations
    Uplift
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Envion Software

    Envion Software is a custom software solutions company based in Boston with offices in Odessa and Kharkiv in Ukraine, and Sankt-Peterburg, Russia. The company, founded in 1984, has more than 50 employees and provides custom software development, BI & big data consulting & SI, AI, application management & support, and architectural design services to small and larger-sized companies in the IT, consumer products & services, manufacturing, and business services industries.

    Notable Project

    An e-learning company hired Envion Software to provide all of their software development needs. Envion Software's programmers work with the designs and specifications provided by the company to develop the needed apps. There are some development projects that are ongoing. To date, Envion Software has been delivering quality products in this ongoing engagement.

    "Envion Software doesn’t work in the typical outsourced project manner of 'Tell me what to do, and I’ll do it.' . . . Their team will tell us when they think one of our designs may have some issues, and they suggest improvements." - Product Manager, E-Learning Company

    Former clients
    Beach Butler
    Wordsmyth
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    Conor Leary Development

    Conor Leary Development is a freelance full-stack developer based in Boston. Since 2018, they have provided web and mobile app development solutions for clients using languages such as Python, JavaScript, and C#.

    Notable Project

    Conor Leary Development provided development and design services for a data analytics provider. The provider wanted to enter the B2C scene and needed a mobile app solution to facilitate that. Conor Leary Development played a key role in the project’s success.

    “Without Conor’s work, our business case would not be what it is today, and the moving parts would be unaccounted or.” - VP, Data Analytics Provider

    Former clients
    Willow
    WeatherOptics
    Nutrafol
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Pixelon Studios

    Pixelon Studios is a web desgin firm based in London, UK. Their team of 5 serves clients in the hospitality, government, and IT sectors. Services include cloud consulting, SI, and web development.

    Notable Project

    Pixelon Studios provided web dev and hosting services for an HR service provider. The project was delivered on time. They excel at treating all of their clients with care and attention.

    “We got prompt replies.” – Managing Director, Education Management Company

    Former clients
    Yaddoo Switzerland
    GoSafr Primary Healthcare Department
    Government of Punjab, Pakistan
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Roxbury, MA
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 22

    Synoptek

    Synoptek is a global systems integrator and managed IT services provider headquartered in Irvine, Calif., with additional offices across the U.S. and in New Brunswick, Canada; Ahmedabad, India; and Pune, India. Founded in 2001, they have more than 650 employees that specialize in IT managed services, cybersecurity, and cloud consulting & SI. Synoptek primarily serves midmarket clients in a variety of industries.

    Notable Project

    Synoptek developed a new accounting system and provided subsequent training. They also automated different components of the financial reporting process. They delivered a successful improvement over the previous system.

    "They did a great job. We set budgets from the beginning and they managed through detailed project management to stay on budget. They always met the deadlines. " – VP of IT and Innovation, Member Association

    Former clients
    Champion Home Exteriors
    Vision Solutions
    Philips
    SiriusDecision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Boston, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Octane’s High Tech Awards 2020 Finalist , After Nines Inc.’s ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs 2020 , Channel Futures MSP 501

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