ColdFusion Job Opportunity in Bethesda, MD

Medical Science & Computing, Inc. (MSC) is dedicated to providing scientific and technical services to the Federal Government. We have a long history of supporting the National Institutes of Health (NIH). MSC offers a dynamic and upbeat work environment, excellent benefits and career growth opportunities. We are currently searching for a DCMS Developer to support the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This is a full-time position located at the NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD.

Position Duties:

  • Support and maintain a mature business critical application that loads and extracts medical journal citation data to and from an Oracle database.
  • Map data received and sent as XML to Oracle database using a table-driven Java program.
  • Load tables for XML mapping by using a combination of Shell script and C programs
  • Use an Adobe Flex/ColdFusion application once the XML DTD tree is loaded to map the tree elements to the Oracle database
  • Employ knowledge of UNIX and Linux commands and Shell Scripting to complete tasks as assigned
  • Support department-wide migration to Django/Python
  • Employ problem-solving and multi-tasking skills to achieve project objectives within a team environment

Position Requirements:

  • Very strong hands-on experience in Java with JAPX for XML parsing (SAX & DOM parsers)
  • Very Strong hands-on experience in Oracle, SQL and PL/SQL
  • Experience using Django and Python
  • Experience using Angular, JavaScript, and ColdFusion
  • Very strong skills and experience in analysis and tuning the performance of database applications
  • Demonstrated experience in system/application design and architecture
  • Demonstrated experience in application/system performance and best practice of coding
  • Demonstrated experience in researching new technologies and making recommendations about their applicability in development projects
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting and repairing software systems, both collaboratively and individually
  • Knowledge and experience in application/database security
  • Knowledge and experience in XML/DTD/XSLT and Linux/UNIX
  • BS and MS or in Computer Science or related field
  • 4 years of related experience required


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