Senior Java Application Developer
Reference #1240

Permanent Position
Posted on 5/14/2013

Position Title: Senior Java Application Developer
Location: Atlanta, GA orBrookfield, WI (6 miles W of Milwaukee)

Company Overview:
Connecture is solely focused on delivering integrated Web-based sales, service and process automation solutions to the health insurance industry. Our industry proven solutions encompass the entire spectrum of multi-channel insurance distribution including direct-to-consumer, broker, and state-based health insurance exchanges. Our leadership position in the industry is solidified by our strong employee base, our history of on-time and on-budget deliveries, and our continuing commitment to our clients success.


The Senior Application Developer works with other members of the Connecture team to deliver high quality web-based sales solutions our clients. The Senior Application Developer is responsible for developing all advanced aspects of presentation-tier and middle-tier web applications using Java and J2EE in the WebWork framework. Qualified applicants must have knowledge of Connecture's software development life cycle (SDLC) including: client requirements gathering, design specifications, solution development and testing of client applications, client support, training, and systems integration. The Senior Application Developer will begin to assume lead level responsibility as it pertains to overseeing work efforts of junior Developer resources. The direct promotion path for a Senior Application Developer is Technical Lead. Occasional travel for one to several consecutive day(s) (minimal) when needed (less then twenty five percent domestic travel to any of the US states).

Preferred Skills:
Experience with Webwork, Spring, Struts and/or Hibernate.

BEA WebLogic and/or IBM WebSphere experience.

Client facing and/or previous lead experience preferred.

Experience with PDF generation software.

Java Certified Programmer.

Required Skills:
Required Skills:
Minimum of 5 years of proven programming experience with Java.

Minimum of 2 years working in a UNIX environment.

Minimum of 5 years working in a Windows NT/2000 environment.

Relational Database experience (Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2, or Oracle.

Minimum of 2 years of J2EE web application development or architect experience.

Minimum of 2 years experience with any J2EE application server (JBoss, Weblogic, Websphere, or similar).

Proficient in analyzing software requirements and documenting technical specifications for a web-based solution.

Experience with the full software development life cycle, with emphasis on technical design and documentation activities.

Experience within the past year in a software organization with work cycles and product complexities in an enterprise software solution.

Effective listening and problem solving skills.

Client-focused attitude with excellent. communication skills, both written and verbal.

Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to clearly communicate and share solutions with fellow team members.

Ability to travel for one to several consecutive day(s) (minimal) when needed (< 25% domestic travel to any of the US states)

BA or BS from an accredited college or university in Computer Science or similar program, or comparable education and/or work experience required.


Tom Arns