This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Thompson Technologies has an exciting FULL-TIME opportunity for a Senior Java / J2EE Architect in Atlanta, GA.
NOTE: US Citizenship required and must be able to obtain Government clearance.
� Architect, design, and develop core components of software using Java, JDBC, Servlets, SOAP, XML, JSP, and RMI.
� Lead team of Software Engineers doing detailed design and development of software applications utilizing the Rational Unified Process (RUP) methodology.
� Set project plan, milestones and identify critical paths within project plan and conduct and assist specification walkthroughs.
� Facilitate JAD/project planning sessions with technical and Marketing teams, ensuring development efforts are both business unit and customer focused and supportable from a technical perspective.
� Provide project leadership and/or management for large/complex projects using influence and negotiation.
� Function as primary contact for business unit on all technical issues; acting as liaison between the business unit and COEs.
� 10+ years of experience in software design and development, including 5+ years of practical Java programming experience.
� Intimate knowledge of Java programming, Java Servlets, Java Server Pages (JSP), Web Services, JDBC, SOAP, XML and RMI.
� Strong grasp of UML and design patterns, particularly Model-View-Controller. Experience using UML Case tools is a plus.
� Strong understanding of Internet web application architectures and internet application design.
� Strong database/SQL skills.
� Familiarity with middleware products such as MQ Series a plus.
� Ability to make educated, critical judgments in the absence of complete information.
� As the technical driving force behind the project, demonstrated leadership skills, project technical lead experience and strong communication skills are required.
� Ability to work in customer environment representing the company in a positive light is essential.
� Bachelors Degree in computer science or related degree. Advanced degree in computer science preferred.
For immediate consideration, qualified applicants should send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thompson Technologies has been named several times as one of the fastest-growing companies in the country by Inc. 500. We have recently been selected as one of Atlanta's 50 fastest growing companies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle! Our growth is due mainly to a partnering approach with our Clients. We are focused on making our clients successful, and we do it with honesty and integrity.
[ Edited to include location and post date in subject - Paul Sturrock ] [ August 10, 2007: Message edited by: Paul Sturrock ]