Grails Developer needed in Bay Area (office located right next to BART)


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My client has an immediate need for a full-time Groovy on Grails Developer in Walnut Creek, CA (East Bay right next to a BART Station). The base salary is $120k/year with an additional 40-100% bonus ($160-200k+/year) depending on company profitability. Contract-to-hire is also a possibility.

Please find the job description below and contact Ronald Chang at or (415) 464-6216 with any questions. Thanks for your interest!

GROOVY GRAILS Web/System senior developer

Position for a tech lead/developer with 2+ years' experience with Groovy language and Grails framework. Strong background in web development and Object Oriented, MVC work. Must be able to provide technical project leadership, but not line management.

Requires JavaScript/JQuery, database/SQL experience. Looking for a developer who has a background in Java, Spring, Hibernate, Linux, Tomcat, JavaScript, Groovy, Grails. Would like someone with a experiences in a few languages - OO development background and web UI experience. Needs to be very knowledgeable in open source and current development/web technology.

The ideal candidate will be a senior developer with Java/GRAILS expertise.
Key requirements include:
. GORM, Hibernate, J2EE
. Some exposure to grails 2.0
. SQL PostGres/Oracle/SQLServer
. Database procedural languages such as PL/SQL, PgSQL, TSQL, Stored Procedure development, Triggers
. HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, CSS and AJAX
. Architecture and software design.
. Automating build, configuration and Unit/Integration Testing.
. Experience developing consumer web applications.
. In-depth knowledge of social networking / new media websites.
. Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills.
. Strong oral and written communication skills.
. Architectural, design, technical lead skills

Other areas that would be nice to have background in:
PHP, LAMP, Zend or Cake
HTML in email, eMarketing technologies
Google Analytics, cookie tracking
C, C++, C#
.NET 2.0/3.5/4.0
NoSQL, MongoDB, Lucene/Solr
Jenkins, Eucalyptus
Selenium automation
Cross-platform Mobile development, Titanium
Linux, Xen
Mule ESB/SOAP, ETL tools
SalesForce / APEX

Please send resume to Ronald Chang at or (415) 464-6216.