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Full Stack Developer


Nov 01, 2017

Chicago, IL


Agent: Devin M.

Job #: 125069

Job Description

Our client is seeking a full time, direct hire Full Stack Developer! Located in the Loop, on site daily. 

The Full-Stack Developer provides a lead role in the design, development, implementation, maintenance and support of the organizations’ web applications. Ensures web application upgrades and enhancements are completed on time through following software development life cycle methodologies.  Creates design documents and performs web application coding and testing. This position is part of the IT Web Services team.


  • Design, architect, configure, and implement solutions for web applications; Develop techniques, tools, and standards to support assigned projects;. Research new functionality and/or enhancements for existing tools and processes;. Perform software installation, testing, and troubleshooting;.  Coordinate upgrades to existing web systems; and perform system administrative duties including system performance analysis and identification of opportunities for improvement.
  • Responsible for post-implementation support and system enhancements, as well as system internal quality assurance review, analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging, and documentation;. Work with a variety of operating units and vendors to develop, implement, and support web systems/applications; and train colleagues (e.g., knowledge transfer for IT support purposes).
  • Contribute toward comprehensive quality assurance test plans to effectively test and verify systems/applications and ensure their quality and integrity; and create and maintain technical documentation in a standard and organized manner as systems are enhanced or modified.
  • Generate technical specifications based on business and functional requirements; Assist in the development of project plans and participate in project requirements gathering sessions; and participate in continuous process refinement and improvement.
  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain website access control and authentication; website back-end search/indexing; and strategies for extracting/modeling unstructured data from various sources/APIs to be used in website integrations.



Minimum 5 years of full lifecycle development experience including interacting with business users to implement projects.

Minimum 5 years of web programming experience (HTML, CSS, Javascript, etc.).

Minimum 4 years of object oriented analysis and design experience.

Experience with web server protocols and technologies (HTTP/S and Apache).

Experience identifying performance improvement areas and presenting recommendations, and performing rapid mock-up. 

IDEAL Technical Requirements:

Minimum 5 years of PHP development experience.

Minimum 5 years of database experience (MySQL, Stored Procedures, Triggers, Data Modeling, etc.).

Minimum 4 years of shell scripting and command line experience (Linux/Unix).

Minimum 4 years of directory server experience (Open LDAP, OID Sun Directory Server, etc.)

Minimum 4 years of experience with XML technologies such as XSLT, XPath, and XQuery.

Minimum 4 years of JavaScript, including AJAX and various tools/libraries commonly used for client and server-side development (jQuery, Highcharts, etc.).

Minimum 3 years of Java development experience (including Java Beans, JSP, and Servlets).

Expertise developing/administering web content management systems in a virtual environment (Amazon Web Services experience a plus).

Experience committing and merging code using GIT or similar versioning repositories.

Experience with web access/identity management solutions, content management systems, and website search applications.


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