Liferay Developer is a family-owned web design, development, and digital marketing agency with a passionate belief in the power of technology to positively transform business practices. Our focus is on helping customers grow and achieve success in the digital space. We cover a variety of different industries, including eCommerce, associations & nonprofits, government, healthcare, sports & entertainment, transportation, and more. The company was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past eight years.

As a Senior Liferay Developer, you have experience working on large digital projects. You use advanced knowledge of Java to create modular applications with a deep understanding of best practices.

You are able to communicate clearly with clients and colleagues about technical and non-technical issues. You provide strategic advice to project stakeholders and work collaboratively with other departments and teams. You can translate client requirements into technical approaches while considering scope and budget.

You help provide technical steer and leadership to the wider team, providing technical insights, advice and code reviews. You are a keen problem-solver and an active participant in strategic & technical discussions within the team.

You take pride in your work, delivering successful projects through clear communication, organization and high-quality code.

  • Create style sheets, templates, and components within Liferay DXP and implement them along with appropriate web technologies to accomplish business objectives
  • Working with Liferay DXP 
  • Using configuration/customization of Liferay Portal
  • Developing Liferay pages and Liferay forms
  • Assist in estimating new projects and define scopes
  • Help maintain current continuous integration and continuous delivery for development, QA and live websites
  • Collaborate successfully with others
  • Focusing on clients needs and delivering quality
  • Communicating clearly to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • 5+ years of Java/J2EE application design and development experience
  • Experience with OSGI or similar framework
  • Experience with MVC design pattern
  • Experience with Hibernate/Spring frameworks
  • Experience implementing and utilizing Web services, Service/System Integrations
  • Strong Web UI development skills (i.e. HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Project experience with Liferay or other Java-based portal platforms is preferred provides its employees with an energetic work environment and opportunities to further develop their skills. Our dedication to growing our development team is how we can produce excellent sites and applications for our clients. We do all of this while maintaining a family value focus and pushing for a good work-life balance. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package.

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