Kforce Web Developer in Boston, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client is seeking a Web Developer in Boston, MA.Overview:The Executive Office of Health and Human Services is seeking a experienced professional Senior WebSoft Developer to join the Enterprise development team supporting the Department of Transitional Assistances enterprise eligibility determination and case management solution called Benefit Eligibility and Control On-line Network (BEACON) and its supporting mainframe legacy systems.The Senior Systems Analyst/Developer will consult directly with Business Analysts, web application developers, Testing (SQA) team, Business users, and others, to design and develop application code as requested and approved through the Systems Request, Information Request, and Help Desk ticket processes.Duties:

  • Develop, maintain and troubleshoot DTA Midrange applications code using Java, XML, and HTML, etc.

  • Develop, maintain and update program code as needed to address issues and defects

  • Research, analyze and document reports, batch, and web based processes

  • Test programs and program changes by reviewing and/or preparing test data, conducting test runs and reviewing input and output data

  • Consult with Business Analysts for clarification of needs and analyzing requests for new systems/programs, or requests for maintenance, to determine feasibility, input/output procedures and required systems output

  • Write test plans, task lists, and status reports to comply with agency standards, and as required by Unit Manager/Supervisor/Director

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent working experience

  • 8-12 years of experience in Solution, Design and Hands on Development of web applications using Java EE, JBoss Server

  • Expert in Object Oriented Analysis and Design using Java and UML

  • Extensive use of Eclipse (commonly used plug-ins and debug techniques)

  • Expert is SOAP, REST services specifically Apache CXF

  • Experience in using Java frameworks, Spring or similar frameworks, and JQuery

  • Experience in developing both web and mobile based projects

  • Extensive technical experience and development expertise in Core Java, J2EE, JSP, Servlets, Struts, Web services, Spring, Hibernate, Java Script, and AJAX

  • Integration experience using Web Services/SOA and EJB preferably on JBoss platform

  • Expert in tuning all tiers of applications on JEE platform

  • Strong backend experience to develop Data Layer using at least one of the frameworks like Hibernate, JPA, etc.

  • Good knowledge of database concepts with working knowledge on SQL and Stored Procedures

  • Provide production support that includes evaluate defects, investigate cause and come up with solutions to address defect

  • Experience in AGILE based project development

  • Experience with Oracle, Unix Shell script, Stored Procedures, Complex SQLs tuning

  • Experience with eligibility rules engine is a plus

  • Health and Human Services domain experience is a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours