Jul 01, 2019

Web Developer

  • Wileyed Solutions
  • Curitiba - State of ParanĂ¡, Brazil

Job Description

Title: Web Developer

Location: Curitiba, Brazil

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.


Wiley WLS is looking for a Full Stack Java Developer with strong server-side experience to join our Web Development team. This position provides hands-on technical expertise to create and maintain functions, tools, and solution-oriented applications to support Workplace Learning Solutions products. In this role you will have the opportunity to have a direct impact on the architecture, development processes, and technologies we may adopt in the future.

We are looking for someone who is not afraid to jump into the deep end, whether it is collaborating on a solution, learning a new tool, or challenging an idea. This position requires you to be comfortable in a fluid environment. Projects move quickly and can change even faster.

  • Engage with business stakeholders and executive management, with the authority and scope to apply your expertise to many interesting technical problems
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards
  • Communicate and collaborate consistently and effectively with colleagues
  • Write well-designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Create and maintain software documentation
  • Maintain, expand, and scale our sites
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them to operations and activities
  • Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent
  • 5-8 years of experience in Java with web development experience.
  • Strong understanding of software development lifecycles (SDLC) with a primary focus on Agile methodologies such as Scrum and SAFe.
  • Experience with Spring Framework, Spring Boot, JPA, JDBC, Hibernate, Velocity, JSP and Freemarker.
  • Knowledge with Relational Databases such as Oracle, Postgres and SQL.
  • Strong experience in Object Oriented Analysis, Design, Unit Testing and continuous integration.
  • Worked in an Agile / Scrum environment with DevOps capabilities
  • Demonstrable experience with at least one testing framework: Selenium, Junit or TestNG.
  • Working knowledge of Git and/or other distributed version control systems.
  • Experience architecting and developing large scale design.
  • Preferred experience with Bootstrap, popular front-end JS frameworks (i.e. Angular, node, backbone)
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly, and master diverse web technologies and techniques
  • Ability to work with minimal direction
  • Comfortable contributing to group discussions concerning design, process, architecture, etc.
  • BS in computer science or a related field desired
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.

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