Java, Websphere Developer (Java, Websphere Dev) Toronto, Canada

Position: Java, Websphere Developer
Location: Toronto
Contract: 8 Months

Creating high-level and detailed technical design for one or more complex projects and difficult maintenance efforts by analyzing and tracing designs to requirements (business and functional) and systems architecture.
Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, and maintains those applications. Ensures SDLC methodology is followed, conducts inspections and post implementation reviews.
Identifying systems and technical constraints, potential technology risks, and documenting possible mitigation strategies for high complexity projects.

4-6 years of hands on development experience in Java and WebSphere.
Strong working knowledge of Struts/Spring frame works, XML, XSLT, Hibernate, Java 1.5/1.6, J2EE1.4/1.5, WebSphere 6.0 & 7.0, HTML, DHTML, JavaScript, ANT, DOM, SAX, JAXB,
Experienced with WebSphere application server 6.0/7.0.
Experienced with Webservices/SOA
Experienced with java industrial standard design patters.
Understanding of OOAD and UML
Strong working knowledge in PL/SQL programming.
Practical experience with common development tools e.g. Rational Application Developer/Eclipse
Excellent analytical and organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple project and timelines required.
Well versed XML & XSL.
Testing procedures including creation of unit test cases/scripts, test data and validation of results required.
Ability to ensure SDLC methodology is followed, including conducting code reviews required.
Ability to create detailed technical design, code, test, debugs, document, and maintain applications required.
Excellent problem solving skills required.
Good verbal and written communication skills require
Bachelors degree in Management of Information Systems, Computer Science