EMPLOYER: Forrester Research, Inc.
POSITION: Applications Developer
WORKSITE: 60 Acorn Park Drive, Cambridge, MA 02140
Develop scalable, highly available Java-based software applications using Spring, Servlets, Java Database Connectivity, caching strategies, and Java Persistence API; oversee software coding from development through quality assurance and production deployment; research and develop Agile technology processes; contribute to the technical software design and implementation of a wide variety of web development software projects; analyze user needs and then design, develop, and test software to meet those needs; design each piece of an application or a system and plan how the pieces will work together; ensure that applications continue to function normally through regular software maintenance and testing; document system features as a reference for future maintenance and upgrades; collaborate with other developers to optimize programming; design, develop, and modify software systems using scientific analysis to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design; develop and direct software system testing and validation procedures, programming, and documentation; determine system performance standards; consult with internal stakeholders about system design and maintenance; integrate applications by designing database structures and server scripting; study and establish connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers; complete application development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contribute to team meetings; troubleshoot development and production problems across multiple environments; remain up to date on all current best practices, trends, and industry developments; support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review; and identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise corresponding solutions.
How to apply: Email resume, including job history to Emily Alvarez at firstname.lastname@example.org referencing FR2/12122.15. Forrester Research, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.