Associate Java Developer (291-897)

Serving over 5 million senior executives, thought leaders, and industry professionals, SmartBrief is the leading online publisher of targeted business news and information by industry. By combining technology and editorial expertise, SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to deliver the most relevant industry news in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and corporate entities. Visit for more details.

We're expanding rapidly and looking for exceptional, motivated talent to join our team. At SmartBrief, employees enjoy an entrepreneurial work environment with accelerated advancement opportunities. We offer competitive compensation along with outstanding benefits. SmartBrief is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

As a Junior Java Developer, you will develop, deploy, maintain and enhance our content and advertising systems.


Develop product features with minimal supervision.

Analyze requirements and develop software solutions.

Contribute to engineering practices, architecture, and implementations.

Maintain up-to-date documentation on processes and code.

Required Skills:

Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or other software-related field, or equivalent practical experience.

Programming experience with Java, and SQL.

Adaptability and curiosity about unfamiliar frameworks and technologies.

Excellent written and verbal communication.

Ability to work effectively in a team.

Additional preferred skills:

Experience with other platforms and technologies (e.g. PHP, REST API design, JavaScript, AngularJS, JQuery, AJAX).

Development and deployment using Linux or UNIX systems.

Source code management and bug tracking software, especially Mercurial and Jira.

Comfort with Agile software development practices, including test driven development, continuous integration, and iterative development.

Eagerness to work in a collaborative environment, including teaching and learning from teammates.

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