Avalon Consulting, LLC implements Big Data, Web Presence, Content Publishing, and Enterprise Search solutions. We are the trusted partner to over one hundred clients, primarily Global 2000 companies, public agencies, and institutions of higher learning. Avalon is known for providing clients a superior engagement experience through a combination of business acumen, intellectual curiosity, collaborative work style, and strong partnerships with award-winning vendors.
Currently we are searching for a Java developer with Web Content Management (WCM) system experience to join our rapidly-growing Washington DC office, located in Vienna VA. This is an opportunity for someone who works well with clients, is interested in learning new technologies, and who can apply your development and content management experience to new platforms for managing unstructured data. In this role you will participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle including technical specification, design, development, release/version control, testing, and deployment.
The ideal candidate will have worked on enterprise-level java-based WCM implementations and worked as a developer to implement middleware software components on application servers to be used on web or n-tier applications.
The first project is located in downtown Washington DC, working for a major medical association. The project requires strong Java and Springs skills to redevelop a web application built on a Java-based content management system.
Required Skills and Tools
- Java, J2EE, Springs, and other Java frameworks
- XML, CSS, HTML5
Non-required useful skills
- Relational and NoSQL databases
- Search engines such as Lucene/Solr
- Maven, IntelliJ Idea
- Virtualization (Vagrant)
- Software Configiuration Management (Opscode Chef)
- Continuous Integration (Jenkins)
- Sonatype Nexus
Experience and Capabilities
- 3-5 years’ experience with web application development
- 3-5 years’ experience with web content management systems
- Excellent communication skills and ability to relate to clients
- US Citizenship preferred but not required
We offer market-competitive compensation, aggressive performance incentives, and a full benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, and life insurance.