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Magnolia UI Backend Developer

Okemos, MI 48864

Posted: 09/18/2018 Industry: Back-End Development / Programming Job Number: 6916

Ektello is looking for a Senior Level Magnolia Specialist / Java Developer in Okemos, MI to work with one of the leading Dental insurance providers in the country.

Senior Level Magnolia Specialist / Java Developer

We are seeking candidates with the following skills:


  • Administer Magnolia site and content size, User edit rights.

  • Establish Magnolia templates

  • Deliver complex applications making REST/JSON calls using Magnolia Server side templates.

  • Insert RIA content into Magnolia rendered pages using common RIA frameworks such as Angular

  • Plan Magnolia rollout from Dev Area into Secure Stage & Production

  • Integrating Magnolia login to use Open ID credential with 3rd party authorization portal.

  • Establish a base Magnolia site template to easily spin up branded sites for affiliated business partners.

  • While this is listed as a Java developer we actually prefer talented engineers which consider Java as one language in a toolkit and which have consistently chosen the right tool for the job using solid distributed design patterns and modern WebScale techniques.

  • J2SE Experience within last 2 years at least 7 years total.

  • Experience working directly with Jetty, Tomcat or similar server writing at the HttpServlet.    Has directly written REST JSON services at this level using only the container and J2SE features.

  • RDBMS schema design experience.    Also includes experience designing business domain specific JSON to transport partially materialized views from the schema.

  • RDBMS schema refactoring experience with experience releasing breaking changes to prod with minimal downtime.

  • Extensive experience implementing, maintaining and using HTTP REST/JSON and API level system integration tests to facilitate release process.

  • Conversant and able to use at least 4 programming languages.

  • Solid Java and J2EE development skills with 7+ years J2EE experience.

  • Written parser for files of complexity equal or greater than EDI 834 in at least 2 different languages.

  • 4+ years’ experience in SQL and Oracle.   Understands and can explain when transitional semantics will limit scalability in large scale distributed systems.

  • Detailed knowledge of browser DOM with direct manipulation.

  • Experience with Angular Framework.

  • Has written at least 20K lines of code directly in JavaScript manipulating browser Chrome.

  • Has written HTML that scales between form factors using Native HTML features without using Bootstrap.

  • Experience with Angular framework.

  • Able to write & Modify CSS to meet visual guidelines using HTML5.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Web design patterns and front end technologies like HTML5, JQuery and MVC framework like Struts/Spring.

  • Solid understanding of the collections frameworks.

  • Object-oriented and service-oriented design concepts, including knowledge of data transfer objects and associated design patterns.

  • Knowledge of UML.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to solicit and formalize requirements and work with end users/customers.

  • Ability to work in a semi-structured environment where requirements and priorities are dynamic.

  • Experience with agile development methodology.

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience in Insurance Domain

  • Experience in Claims processing Domain

  • Experience in Dental Claims processing Domain

  • Experience in Inventory Control or Audit Domains

  • Experience in HIPAA and PCI security Domain

  • Experience with Webscale technologies such as Kafka,   Memcache, Riak, AWS, Shared nothing architectures.

  • Experience building and deploying software onto AWS or Openstack using Chef, Docker or similar technologies.

  • When using libraries such as J2EE Soap need to understand and verbalize how this works through the entire stack and how it could be implemented from the ground up.

  • Experience writing complex general purpose algorithms such as databases, machine learning engines, parsers, etc.

  • Writes code both at work and for fun.    Has created or contributed to open source projects.

  • Experience with Test Driven Design (TDD) methodology.

  • JavaServer Faces (JSF) technology knowledge and experience.

  • Experience with Web Logic Portal technology.

  • Good understanding and ability to explain ROI tradeoff between System API integration tests and Unit tests and how they would make such a decision in a budget constrained environment.

  • Good understanding of junit testing and continuous integration environment.

·          Experience with Java Message Service (JMS) and Message Driven Bean (MDB) development is preferred.

·          Working knowledge of developing and deploying applications in Weblogic portal environment.

  • Understanding of Service Oriented Architecture and experience working with web services.

  • US Citizenship is preferred.

  • Experience in the insurance industry, specifically with the health care industry.

  • Recent experience with Oracle Weblogic 10.3.x or greater.

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a related field or comparable work experience.

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Mike Jackson
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