Principal Applications Engineer in Worcester, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Worcester, MA
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting role in the Worcester area as a Principal Applications Engineer to join our industry-leading client.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Principal Applications Engineer:

  • Collaborate closely with senior technical leadership to contribute to technical design and specifications
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new applications and enhancements to existing applications
  • Perform comprehensive unit testing to ensure quality and accuracy of software
  • Identify risk and offer recommendations for remediation
  • Lead and support multiple test environments
  • Ensure adherence to all quality standards and processes
  • Stay current and build knowledge of multiple programming languages and development tools

Requirements of the Principal Applications Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • At least 3 years of experience with mainframe systems (Cobol, JCL, CICS, DB2)
  • At least 3 years of experience with Java development
  • At least 2 years of experience with Guidewire development
  • Experience with HTML, JavaScript, ClaimCenter, BillingCenter, SQL, XML, XSD Schema, Web Services, Tomcat/WebSphere, Spring/Hibernate, Sencha, Linux, Eclipse, and J2EE technologies
  • Solid understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize effectively in a deadline-driven environment
  • Clear and effective communication skills, verbal and written

Job ID: 312549

Key Words: Principal Applications Engineer, Software Development, Unit Testing, Java, HTML, JavaScript, ClaimCenter, BillingCenter, SQL, XML, XSD Schema, Web Services, Tomcat, WebSphere, Spring, Hibernate, Sencha, Linux, Eclipse, J2EE, SDLC

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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