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Lyn Gordon

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This is an excellent opportunity to work in an industry leading company where you will be at the forefront, driving product development and innovation. Our client offers a challenging environment that fosters creativity and rewards excellence.
As a Java Database specialist you will be the main source of deep database expertise on the team, ideally from both a programming and logical/physical perspective. The succesful candidate will be joining a group of dynamic, talented and professional developers in the Infrastructure Software division of the organization. You will develop innovative technology for management of the current and next generation of products and services. As a Java Database specialist, you will be focusing on new development with a focus on database issues in a mission-critical, highly available system based on Java / J2EE and associated technologies.

--Solid background in logical and physical relational database design
--Java knowledge (standard and enterprise editions)
--Sound knowledge of software engineering practices
--Experience with UML and Software Modeling tools
--Good verbal and written communication skills with an ability to operate with change and ambiguity
--Dedication to quality in all deliverables
--B.Sc. in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent discipline
--Knowledge of Java persistence and ORM technologies
--Knowledge of Oracle relational database administration
--Knowledge of PL/SQL
--Knowledge of software architectures, OOA/OOD, design patterns
--J2EE Application server knowledge including configuration, moinitoring and administration
--Familiarity with wireless technologies and concepts (including GSM/GPRS, CDMA, iDEN, EDGE, UMTS)

Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

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12 years ago
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Travel: None
Status: Full Time Permanent
Compensation: $60-75K

Skills & Qualifications:
�4-6 Years experience developing web application development using java based OO technologies;
�Solid understanding of object-oriented design principles, design patterns and UML;
�Experience with the development of enterprise web-based transactional applications experience with development of the front end, middle and back tiers with an emphasis on middle and back end;
�Experience with Servlets & Java Server Pages (JSP) using the Apache Struts Framework;
�Strong working knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, DHTML and CSS;
�RDBMS experience with both Oracle and MSSQL preferred, PostgreSQL an asset;
�Well versed in SQL, the use of JDBC and the Hibernate object/relational persistence and query service;
�Working knowledge of the following development tools and environments: Ant, CVS, Eclipse IDE, Apache Tomcat and the Apache HTTP Server;
�Proven ability to meet deadlines, prioritize tasks and work effectively with minimal supervision in a team environment.
�Strong analytical and problem solving skills;
�Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written with both technical and non-technical staff);
�Motivated, hardworking and flexible;
�Quick learner who enjoys a challenge and can see the bigger picture;
�Post secondary degree or certificate in Computer Science, Engineering or Business Administration would be an asset;
�Business knowledge of the Higher Education domain would be an asset;
�Experience working in a product oriented software development environment supporting multiple DBMSs from a single code branch would be an asset;
�Experience with reporting packages such as Crystal Reports or Actuate would be an asset;

�Design and Development responsible for full life cycle development of new web applications, and modification of existing applications to add new components and features emphasizing: maintainability, reliability, scalability and performance;
�Estimation & Capacity Planning work with the project manager and product development teams to size and develop projects;
�Provide technical guidance to client services, product management and professional service groups;
�Participate in ongoing initiatives to improve processes and establish best practices;
�Evaluate new technologies and evaluating how they could be integrated / utilized to better serve our clients;

We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated, developers who aren't afraid to roll up their sleeves and take advantage of the new challenges and opportunities offered by a growing young company by contributing to our product development and implementation efforts.
Email resume to
[ October 13, 2005: Message edited by: Lyn Gordon ]
15 years ago
Websphere Portal Architects And Senior Developers
Experience designing solutions with J2EE incorporating the Websphere Portal
Location: Toronto
Contract: 6 months
Rates vary depending on position and experience.
Our client is a leading provider of custom systems solutions specializing in J2EE /.Net multi-tier enterprise architecture and development. They are putting together a Project Team consisting of highly technical hands-on individuals.
Their immediate requirement is for Architects and Senior Developers with experience designing solutions with J2EE incorporating the Websphere Portal.
If you are an experienced architect or developer and have at least one year of hands-on experience with J2EE and Websphere Portal please submit your resume immediately.
Proven communication and client-facing skills are a must.
Lynn Gordon
Austin Park
17 years ago
Job Description:
J2EE Team Lead / Architect
Toronto, Canada
Security Clearance from Canadian Federal Government required
-Must be an expert in J2EE / Struts framework with particular strength in WebSphere (WSAD)
-Specialize in "back-end" EJB applications development and deployment
-Must have a total of 7+ yrs of professional I.T. experience in North America.
-Impeccable verbal communication and presentation skills
17 years ago