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Senior WebFocus Engineer in Durham, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

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    Durham, NC
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior WebFocus Engineer for a very long term position with our industry-leading client in Durham.

New hire will work on modernizing older applications, legacy system conversions, cloud computing, tool evaluation and prototyping. Will be actively involved in discussions on solution approaches across various applications.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior WebFocus Engineer:

  • Demonstrated experience with developing WebFOCUS based Business Intelligence solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience on IBI WebFOCUS versions 7.x AND 8.x and with Report development, BI Portal (Dashboards) and application integration.
  • Demonstrated experience of integrating WebFOCUS report components with custom developed user interfaces and performing WebFOCUS upgrades. 
  • Maintain understanding of modern product capabilities (Report Caster, MRE, BID)
  • Pro-actively suggest improvements/utilization of WebFOCUS modules to continuously improve the company
  • Work with Project Technical Lead to determine design approach of WebFOCUS-related components, and utilize WebFOCUS in the solution
  • Demonstrated experience HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery and Angular platform
  • Educate project team members on the capabilities / features of the WebFOCUS reporting application.
  • Effectively communicate information and issues to all key technology and business partners
  • Develop standards and best practices for WebFOCUS report development and code reviews

Requirements of the Senior WebFocus Engineer:

  • 4+ years of experience with WebFOCUS v.7x AND v.8x
  • 4+ years of experience with UI development     
  • 8+ years total work experience
  • 3+ experience with SQL, PL/SQL
  • Experience integrating with web services and stored procedures
  • Well versed in database technologies
  • B.S. in a computer-related field is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to balance priorities and simultaneous projects
  • Strong judgment, issues management, excellent trouble-shooting abilities
  • Highly organized, ability to coordinate activities across groups
  • Excellent verbal/writing/listening skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate within the team and across groups.
  • Strong customer focus with world class customer service skills
  • Pro-active, recommends process improvements
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Working knowledge of how to log/track issues with the IBI WebFOCUS support organization and of open source libraries and creating POCs and evaluating tools and libs 
  • More requirements

Keywords: WebFocus, WebFocus Engineer, IBI, v.8x, HTML, Java, JavaScript, JavaSpring, CSS3

Job ID: 318845

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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