Grails/Groovy/Java Developer



Specto Design creates engaging experiences for a diverse industry of clients including biotech, health, insurance, financial, hospitality, retail and entertainment. We are seeking an exceptional Grails/Java developer to work under contract on a small development team to implement robust web applications. This is a minimum of 3-6 months, beginning immediately. Approx. hours 20-30 per week. Local candidates preferred but open to remote work.

What you must have to apply for this position:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
5+ years of professional software development experience and with at least 3 years of hands-on Java development
Comfortable with dynamic language Groovy
Experience with convention over configuration framework - Must know how to build web apps with Grails/Groovy/JAVA.
Understanding of SQL and experience with MySQL
Experience with Linux and OS X operating systems
Strong understanding of software engineering principles and practices, particularly object oriented design concepts
Proven experience and practical knowledge of agile software development methods
Strong understanding of analysis, design and integration patterns
A demonstrated understanding of mission-critical enterprise applications including support for reliability, availability and security
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in highly dynamic environment with minimal supervision
Experience with distributed version control systems such as Mercurial.
Knowledge of Ajax & jQuery to be able to understand and integrate already completely coded front end pages with backend.

How to apply:
Email or contact us online: Contact Specto Design