Java/JSP Developer: Edmonton

Optessa Inc. is looking for a Java/JSP Developer with 2 or more years of experience to be based in its head office in Edmonton, Alberta. Optessa Inc. develops and sells scheduling and sequencing software to global automotive and product manufacturing companies. This dynamic company counts major auto manufacturers among its customers and is poised for continued growth. The company has offices in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; New Jersey, USA and Goa, India.

Responsibilities will include the design, development, testing and documentation of Optessa software products. There will be the opportunity to work on all aspects of development including user interface components, backend business logic and underlying architecture. The development environment is product-centric and cross-platform.

Required Skills:

  • Relevant post-secondary education
  • J2SE/J2EE
  • Javascript
  • jQuery
  • Web services
  • Struts or Spring
  • RDBMS (Oracle, MySQL or SAP HANA preferred)
  • Tomcat/Websphere/WebLogic
  • Demonstrated algorithmic ability
  • Problem solver that can work both independently and in a team

Other relevant skills:

  • JUnit
  • UML
  • JMS
  • Knowledge in design patterns

    Training in Optessa products and implementation processes will be provided. Optessa offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

    All applicants are thanked for their interest; however, only suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

    Please send your resume to