Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.
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WebMD is searching for a Strong Java Developer to design, develop and maintain complex web applications for the WebMD.com
As a Java Developer, you will be responsible for analysis of requirements to drive further clarification; proposing, defining and documenting sound design/refactoring options & alternatives; creating sound pre-development estimates ; developing application code and unit tests; integrating with other WebMD applications as necessary; delivering integrated application components to Testing and Quality Assurance team and support delivery to the Production environment.
We are looking for a self-starter with the ability to handle a number of simultaneous projects, demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive projects to completion, and be successful in a collaborative environment. The right person for this role will be organized; detail oriented and be able to prioritize tasks. He/She will help ensure that application code is of high quality by participating in/leading code reviews, writing automated test harnesses, and assisting in the deployment of code onto the pre-production & production environments. This person will demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills, a high level of technical competency & leadership, attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively (written & verbal). We look for professional certifications and a continuing education history to suggest knowledge and familiarity with J2EE design & development techniques.
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What's In It For You
Besides a competitive compensation package, you'll be working with a great group of technologists interested in always finding the right tool for the job in a culture that encourages innovation. If you're ready to take on some new technical challenges at a well-respected company, we'd love to hear from you.
What You Need For This Position
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