A Thompson Technologies client has an immediate opening for a Senior Java Engineer for a 6 month contract opportunity in St. Louis, MO.
In this role, the Sr. Java Engineer will be responsible for implementing software for clients using the product suite while leading all technical activities throughout a project.
Develop software solutions using J2EE, GWT, and Web Services technologies
Work closely with project managers and clients to plan and execute successful software implementations
Design software solutions using the Unified Modeling Language
Plan and conduct formal reviews of the software architecture, design, and source code to ensure overall quality of the solution
Work with client and testers to test, correct and refine software solution
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related degree. Advanced degree in computer science preferred.
8 or more years of experience in software design and development, including 2 years of practical Java programming experience.
Strong knowledge of Java programming, Java Servlets, Web Services, Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), JDBC, Java Server Pages, and SOAP.
Strong grasp of UML and design patterns.
Excellent understanding of Internet web application architectures and internet application design.
Strong database / SQL skills.
Familiarity with middleware products such as MQ Series a plus.
Familiarity with GWT or AJAX a plus.
Familiarity with RUP or a similar methodology 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 management experience and strong communication skills are required.
Applicant will be required to pass a background investigation.
Some overnight travel may be required.
NOTE: Local candidates only – no relocation assistance available. Must be legally authorized to work for any U.S. employer – no visa sponsorship available.
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