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Kforce Professional Staffing, Inc.

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Software Developer - Java


Job ID: 242858
Job Views: 3
Location: Saint Louis, ,
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Job Category: Information Technology, Telecommunications
Employment Type: Contractor
Salary: per year
Posted: 03.19.2012

Job Description

Our client is seeking a JAVA Developer for a 6-8 month contract position.

Position Accountabilities:

  • Assures timely completion of all assigned IS projects within the project expectations
  • Assures consistently high quality results that meet business objectives
  • Assures application development efforts meet project specifications, requirements, timelines, and prescribed budgets to drive sales and minimize cost
  • Assures maintenance and support of existing production systems to meet business demand and service level agreement
Position Essential Functions:
  • Develops and maintains complex applications using a thorough understanding of a number of technologies
  • Familiarity and expertise with industry technologies to achieve a high degree of expertise
  • Develops, executes and continually improves:
  • Quality assurance through unit and regression testing
  • Clear documentation for applications that will help future developers in modifying the code
  • Establish, maintain and evolve code standards
  • Gathers and continually improves cross-functional business area knowledge
  • Provides analysis, design and documentation for projects
  • Communicates with business units to receive user requirements
  • Responds promptly to business requests
  • Following the appropriate governance process
  • Solicits customer feedback to ensure the proper outcome
  • Assists IS personnel in troubleshooting problems
  • Assesses the use of proper technologies for specific projects


Educational Preference:
  • Bachelor's degree required or equivalent work experience
Job Experience:
  • 2+ years of Java (Batch or JSP preferable)
  • AS400 experience is preferred
  • Strong conceptual, analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Well-organized and able to prioritize and coordinate simultaneous tasks and projects while addressing customer needs
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Project management experience helpful but not required
Computer Experience:
  • Familiar with complex system languages and application development
  • Java development required
  • AS400 (Cobol, RPG, Lansa, CL) is preferred
  • Microsoft SQL Enterprise Manager/SQL Server
  • Object Oriented Design and Development - UML, SQL, HTML, XML, VBScript, DB2, DB2 SQL, SQL Server, Oracle, JavaScript, Java Servlet, MQ
Preferred Experience Using:
  • Core merchandising systems
  • JDA Product and Assortment Planning (AKB/EP/AP) or similar merchandising applications
  • JDA Allocation or similar application
  • Inventory Management systems
  • Microsoft Applications



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