This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
We have a very exiting opportunity for a pair of competent and intelligent Java developers. We have a customer who is looking for two Java Technical Architects on a contract to hire basis. We are a small boutique consulting firm who is looking to help out one of our customers. If you live in the Southern California area and would like to work on complex business problems using leading java technologies, please send your resume along with any questions to the email address included. Time is of the essence, so if you are interested and your skills match the job description please fwd resume, hourly salary, contact info, and a convenient time to call a.s.a.p. See below for a list of requirements.
Main Job Duties � Oversee the implementation of key technologies and architecture for demand side business systems. �Oversees the creation, design, and maintenance of the key enterprise business systems. �Designs and oversees the implementation of reusable generic enterprise level components. �Helps research and architect emerging technologies to solve strategic business problems. �Provide technical expertise and leadership to the software development teams. �Interfaces with users, software vendors, and consultants to discuss strategic initiatives. �Work with IT Management Team to prioritize and develop enterprise services. �Works with Sr. Architects to develop ideas, gather resources, design, and implement prototype systems to solve a strategic business problem.
Other Duties �Must be able to travel to remote locations nationwide �Available to work extended hours and/or weekends on short notice �Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently to a diverse range of customers �Must have ability to work and make decisions, with little or no direct supervision �Work as a productive member of a team
Experience-Education �Bachelor�s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or other related discipline, or equivalent work experience. MBA or PhD. strongly desired. �Seven+ years of development or operational experience. �Professional certifications desired.
�SQL/RDBMS experience. �Strong knowledge of current Windows standards. �Experience in all phases of system development including analysis, design, and development. �Demonstrated hands-on experience designing and implementing complex business solutions using J2EE, JSP, Weblogic 8.1 or JBoss 3.2.x �Demonstrated hands-on experience utilizing messaging, workflow, and BPM tools. �Demonstrated skill in modeling application architecture using UML. �Demonstrated project management skills on medium to large project initiatives. �Knowledge of Windows NT/2000 architecture and API. �Strong knowledge of both BEA WebLogic 8.1 and JBoss 3.2.x �Familiarity with LAN/WAN/VPN, TCP/IP, routers, and switches concepts and hardware. �Strong interpersonal and communication skills. �Ability to design reusable, generic architecture level components. �Expert in multiple technologies including but not limited to Java, .Net, C++, SQL, JSP, ASP, Cisco Routers, SAN, Windows 2000, Unix, MS SQL, Oracle �Strong facilitation skills. �Previous leadership experience as a Team Lead or Manager �Strong Mathematics, Simulation, and modeling background desired.