Employment at ACI

Java/J2EE Developer

This Experienced/Senior Java/J2EE Developer position requires strong Java/J2EE/Object Oriented experience with a solid understanding of major relational database concepts, i.e. tables, indexes, SQL, JDBC, etc. Current software architecture includes Java, JSPs, Java Script, jQuery, Servlets, JDBC, Java Server Faces. PL/SQL and Oracle running in both UNIX and Windows based environments with Tomcat as the primary servlet container. An evolving architecture also allows the application to run in other servers and will make it database independent.

Principal Responsibilities:
Work with customers to gather, clarify and define requirements for custom feature requests.
Translate requirements into well written, well documented code implementing industry standards and best practices.
Respond in a timely manner to trouble tickets requiring correction of bugs and/or customer enhancements.
Perform unit testing and participate in design and code-review process.
Work with technical contacts from other teams on integration projects.

Required Skills:
3-8 years of solid Java design, development and maintenance experience.
3+ years of Object Oriented software design, development and maintenance experience.
2+ years experience with Java web application frameworks such as JSF, Struts, Spring, or Tapestry.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to obtain Public Trust clearance is required (similar to a security clearance, requiring citizenship, clean criminal record, no significant ongoing credit issues and solid references).

Desirable Skills:
Experience with Eclipse IDE and Subversion plug-ins.
Experience with JSF and the JQuery Javascript framework
Experience with Javascript and CSS
Experience developing Section 508 compliant applications for users with accessibility challenges.
Experience using JUnit or similar unit testing frameworks
Experience working on large scale J2EE-based web applications

Work Location:
in our Blacksburg office near Va Tech. This is in the Blue Ridge Mountains, about 30 minutes south of Roanoke on I-81, 5 hours from DC. Very close to the Virginia Tech Hokies and Radford University in a college-town with 3 small localities but a tremendous amount of high-tech opportunities and a fantastic quality of life. The cost of living index is around 0.97, wheras DC is 1.81.

Hours:
Full Time: 40 Hours per week. We're serious about our free time and rarely go over 40 hours in a week. When we do, we pay you for it.

Send Resumes To:

Automation Creations, Inc.
Attn: Henry Bass, President
2020 Kraft Drive
Suite 3000
Blacksburg, VA 24060-6354
phone 540-552-7670, ext. 3111
email henry@aciwebs.com