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Java Developer - Chicago, Illinois

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Java Developer
Chicago, Illinois
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Job Description

Our client is seeking an exceptional Senior level Java Developer for a long term position! This developer will create user information solutions by developing, implementing, and maintaining Java based components and interfaces.

Developers Duties:

  • Define site objectives by analyzing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
  • Design and develop user interfaces to internet/intranet applications by setting expectations and features priorities throughout development life cycle; determining design methodologies and tool sets; completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting tests.
  • Recommend system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives.
  • Integrates applications by designing database architecture and server scripting; studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers.
  • Creates multimedia applications by using authoring tools.
  • Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
  • Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools.
  • Update job knowledge by researching new internet/intranet technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhance organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • 5-7+ Years Java programming experience
  • Java Servlet / JSP Development
  • DB2
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Self-driven and comfortable with critical / fast paced work.
  • Strong desire to stay well informed of current and trending technologies & practices.

This is an exciting position in the heart of good ole' Chicago! Easy metra and CTA access, and room for growth in a fast-paced industry!
Apply or contact us for more information about this position!

About Onward Search

Onward Search is the leading provider of digital marketing and creative talent in the nation. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, permanent / executive search placement with the nation's best interactive agencies and most innovative companies.

Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. AA/EOE/M/F/D/V

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