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John Wiley And Sons

Senior Alfresco Developer - Technical Lead John Wiley And Sons
Hoboken, NJ

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Job Description

Title: Senior Alfresco Developer - Technical Lead

Location: Hoboken, NJ

We are in one of the most dynamic periods in our history as technology; globalism and economic diversity create far-reaching changes in the world. The demand for knowledge and learning has never been greater, and Wiley is at the forefront of meeting that need. As a learning business, we make meaningful contributions to research discovery and lifelong learning by helping organizations achieve their goals and people achieve success from education through their career. We may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: change with the times and adapt to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers.


We are looking for a hands-on developer with excellent communication skills to lead the team of developers providing design and development guidance for developing next generation content platform built on top of Alfresco Content services. This content platform will be used to manage all content from authoring to publication. Good communication skills in English is mission critical. The position requires frequent interaction with other members of project team in multiple locations.


* Technical leadership in development team
* Define technical solution in a tasks assigned by Technology Lead
* Estimation of technical tasks
* Identify technical risks and advantages of chosen technology solution
* Ability to partially substitute Tech lead
* Development plan defining and tracking
* Feature implementation road map guarantee
* Risk addressing and solution finding
* Milestone and releases approval
* Data model design
* Source code quality in guarantee
* Technical documentation of provided solutions
* Code review for development team members
* Can independently make task decomposition and assigning
* Clarification requirements with BA
* Managing Junior developers
* Deployment on external environments


* BS in Computer science or related field or relevant experience
* 5+ years of experience developing Spring (version 3 or newer) based applications
* Must have a full understanding of the Alfresco Content Services (version 5) architecture
* Must have experience extending Alfresco via content modeling, web scripts, behaviors, actions and scheduled jobs
* Must have experience developing with TDD and related tool sets such as Selenium, JUnit, TestNG
* Excellent Java (JDK 8+) programming skills
* Understanding of how to do CI/CD with Alfresco using github and Jenkins.
* Experience working with relational (Postgresql 9.x preferred) and non-relational (MongoDB) Databases
* Profound knowledge and significant experience in software development
* Experience working in agile teams
* Experience delivering solution in a fast-paced dynamic environment
* Good understanding of software development lifecycle
* Excellent communications skills
* Strong self-motivation
* Desire to learn new technology and tools
* High accountability
* Wide knowledge in modern IT trends
* Technical guidance experience

Desired Skills:

* Experience leading agile teams
* Experience building and deploying applications in AWS
* Experience building and deploying to Docker containers
* Experience Managing Agile development project work in Jira

Wiley is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis on race, color, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability or other legally protected status. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and employment review.

About John Wiley And Sons

Wiley (also known as John Wiley & Sons) is a company developing digital education, learning, assessment, and certification solutions.

5000 employees
John Wiley And Sons

111 river street

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