About CEI : CEI is a globally recognized strategy, technology architecture and software consulting company. CEI provides technical project management, e-Business integration services and contract programming to clients across the United States, including over 60% of the Fortune 50. CEI is headquartered in Pittsburgh PA (USA) with regional offices in New York, Los Angeles and has a state of the art offshore development center based in Chennai, India. The company has been named three consecutive times to the Inc. 500 list of America's fastest growing private companies and was recently nominated to the 2002 VAR-Business 500 list of North America's top solution providers. In addition, CEI has appeared twice on the Sm@rt 100 list of America's most innovative IT service providers. CEI is also a five-time Pittsburgh Technology Council Technology 50 honoree and has appeared three times on the Pittsburgh Business Times's Pittsburgh 100 listing of the region's highest revenue-growth privately held enterprises in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. CEI prides itself on staying ahead of the technology innovation curve and is an active partner to some of the market's best technology innovators, including Microsoft, IBM, Sun, Oracle and ATG. With the phenomenal growth in the offshore development business we currently have exciting opportunities at all levels at our Chennai ODC.. CEI Fast Facts � Founded in 1992 � Headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA � $40M revenues � 400+ employees � Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500 honoree � VARBusiness 500 honoree � Smart Partner Magazine's Sm@rt 100 honoree � Pittsburgh Technology Council's Technology 50 honoree � Pittsburgh 100 honoree CEI Alliances Microsoft Gold Partner Documentum Alliance Partner ATG Alliance Partner IBM Alliance Partner PeopleSoft Select Partner Industries Served: Agriculture: Bunge Corporation, Del Monte Produce. Comm/Telecomm: Ameritech, Adelphia Cable, Valassis, Verizon, Z-Tel. eCommerce: eBay, FreeMarkets, Inc. Financial Services: American Express, Key Bank, Mellon Bank, PNC Bank, Thomson Financial. Manufacturing: CraftMaster Manufacturing, Elkay Manufacturing, Lord Corporation, Wabtec. Retail: Best Buy, Foot Locker, Office Max. System Integration: American Management Systems, Computer Sciences Corporation, Computer Task Group, Keane, PwC. Transportation/Logistics: BAX Global, FedEx Ground, Manugistics, Pitt-Ohio Express, Transplace. Utilities: Ameren, AEP, PP&L. Web: New Channel Technologies,Online Gaming, Yahoo!. Healthcare/ Pharma: Abbott Labs, HCR Manorcare, Johnson & Johnson. Industrial: ALCOA, Consol Inc., Phillips Semiconductor, PPG Industries, US Steel. Insurance: AIG, Humana, Shelter Insurance, WellPoint. We offer the opportunity to work on the latest technologies( J2EE, .Net, Documentum, etc.), US Client projects, smaller teams, fast track promotions, quick recognition, B-1 and H-1 sponsorship and a fast paced but friendly work environment. REQUIRED (Must have) � Education – 4 year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science � 3+ years of Java Experience � 2+ year of J2EE experience � Struts 1.0 or 1.1 experience � EJB 2.0 experience � CMP/CMR experience � JSP/Servlet experience � Understanding of Gang of Four Design Patterns � Understanding of J2EE Design Patterns � Expertise in OOAD and UML diagrams � Understanding of Database design **Understanding of one or more Iterative Development Process Methodologies NICE TO HAVE: � CSS/DHTML experience � Experience with WebSphere 4.0 and above � Message Driven Bean experience � JavaMail experience � Experience with Oracle 9i database � Experience in PGP encryption with Java � JMS experience (preferably with IBM MQSeries) While replying to the above position PLEASE DO MENTION "J2ee Developer" in the subject line.