Responsible for the ongoing design and implementation of object-oriented frameworks and applications as needed for delivery of new and existing Health Language products.
**Essential Duties and responsibilities**
+ Analyzes, evaluates and reviews the requirements for new applications or modifications to existing applications for appropriate functionality and performance.
+ Defines, designs, and documents detailed technical specifications to develop or improve applications.
+ Support development using web services.
+ Support development of enhanced search capabilities.
+ Contributes and participates in design and code reviews.
+ Works with Technical Writer to develop user manuals and management reports and helps document all changes and additions to the system.
+ Builds new system components and integrates third-party products into the existing application framework as appropriate to meet requirements.
+ Degree in Computer Science or commensurate education and experience preferred.
+ 3+ years progressive work experience developing n-tiered, sophisticated Java production applications (more than a single application).
+ 3+ years' experience developing applications (of any kind) using object oriented development languages.
+ 2+ years developing n-tier, server-based enterprise solutions.
+ 2+ or more years' experience working with MS-SQL Server or Oracle or any Relational database.
Other Knowledge, Skills, Abilities or Certifications: (First list requirements, followed by preferences.)
+ High motivation and commitment to object-oriented technology.
+ Experience developing professional user applications with Java.
+ Strong unit testing, debugging and troubleshooting skills.
+ Excellent written and oral communication skills.
+ Ability to work independently as well as be a team player.
+ Good understanding of user interface design and usability assessment/improvement.
+ Experience writing Web Services.
+ Knowledge and experience in GUI development using other client-side development technologies.
+ Experience with and enjoys working with open source technologies.
+ Experience with Hibernate and Spring is desirable.
+ Knowledge of relational and graph database technology is desirable.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Associated topics: application, back end, c++, developer, perl, php, programming, sde, software development engineer, software engineer
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