Job Description :
Position: Websphere Portal Developer
Location: Providence, RI
Duration: 12 months
Work Status: ANY (GC or Citizen)

We are seeking a WebSphere Portal Developer for a very long term contract role. All of our product offerings are built in an n-tier client-server environment using an # front end and a Java/J2EE back end on an Oracle or SQL Server database. The solutions are modular, allowing clients to purchase and implement one solution alone, multiple solutions installed in a phased approach, or the entire solution.
In this role you will work with our managers, clients and product R&D teams to integrate our new web portal for taxpayer access and self-service into the product suite. The portal will have a Java-based front end and will be designed using the IBM WebSphere portal development framework. 4 years of technical experience in design and development on IBM WebSphere Portals using JSR168 or JSR286, needed.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:
Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science, CIS, MIS or a related field.
4 years’ of technical experience in design and development on IBM WebSphere Portals using JSR168 or JSR286
5 years’ experience with Java/JEE technologies
Experience with MVC frameworks such as Spring, Struts, JSF
Strong experience in Web Services and Hibernate
Front End Development using HTML, CSS3, Bootstrap, jQuery, Ajax and JSON
Development experience using RAD
Familiarity in IBM WCM Development and Themes Development
Strong analytical problem solving skills
Solid understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and experience applying the SDLC in a project setting
Thorough understanding of object-oriented design principle