Full Stack Developer

Job ID 2019-1583

Technology New York, New York


Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Coding, testing, defect management, and production support (in collaboration with Operations team)
Develop detailed work breakdown structure for analysis design, development & deployment activities
OO design and programming and application development with J2EE technologies (JSP, Servlets, JDBC, Taglibs) and Design Patterns
Delivery of web-based applications and dealing with the challenges of compatibility, scalability, and performance
Develop REST services and web applications using Spring MVC, Spring IoC, Spring REST, Spring Boot, Spring Data, Spring Batch, etc.
Develop unit and integration tests using JUnit and Spock
Deploy applications to Apache HTTP server, Apache Tomcat server and validate application functionality
Develop front end applications using Object Oriented Javascript, JQuery , CSS , HTML5
Develop applications using Application Container – (Tomcat)
Working with a code repository – (Git/Stash)
Trouble-shoot and lead root-cause analysis
Work with Oracle,POSTGRES Databases – (Knowledge of Database programming using PL/SQL or T-SQL highly desired)


3+years of disciplined application design and development experience in the Internet or software industry with increasing responsibility and success.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other technical field, or an additional 4 years’ experience in software development.
Demonstrated strong development skills in Java SE
Experience with designing & developing web-based applications for moderate to high traffic sites – experience at an Internet company highly desirable
Prior Design and Development experience using Service Oriented Architectures
Hands-on experience using Web 2.0 technologies like AJAX, JQuery and data exchange with XML and JSON formats.
Familarity with Linux operating systems and ability to develop shell scripts as required.
Experience with application packaging and deployment tools – e.g. Maven.
Prior responsibilities that required communication and coordination across different groups: e.g., Engineering, QA, Operations and Project Management. History of increasing responsibilities is desirable.
Familiarity with search engines desirable – preferably Lucene/SOLR
Familiarity with SEO concepts is desirable 
Demonstrated organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.