This week's book giveaway is in the OCMJEA forum. We're giving away four copies of OCM Java EE 6 Enterprise Architect Exam Guide and have Paul Allen & Joseph Bambara on-line! See this thread for details.
We are looking for a Sr Java Developer (6-10 years experience) to lead and execute analysis and development work on a project, as well as help architect a temporary improvement plan for an existing application. COBOL experience/background is a plus. Must have strong initiative and leadership skills. If you're interested then kindly forward your resume and also let me know your availability to start a new job.
Title: Sr Java Developer
Work Location: Peoria, IL
Type: 12 months plus contract
Summary: Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs utilizing software packages considered. Responsible for designing software or customizing software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. Education/Experience: Bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent training required. 8-10 years related experience required. Skills and Competencies: Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and manage one's time. Knowledge of computer hardware and software. Knowledge of design techniques and principles involved in production of drawings and models. Knowledge of niche computer software, such as Oracle, CSharp.net, Lawson, etc.
Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Review and approve modifications to existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance. Review and approve the design and development of software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design. Obtain and evaluate information on factors such as reporting formats required, costs, and security needs to determine hardware configuration. Counsel customers about software system design and maintenance. Counsel systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces. Develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures, programming, and documentation. Supervise the work of programmers, technologists and technicians and other engineering and scientific personnel.