For the experienced Java developer who is looking to expand his/her skill set with new technologies this is your chance to join an established company and work with high profile clients. In this strategic leadership role for Fluid, Inc., your Java prowess and proven object-oriented background will give you the tools to provide the ultimate online shopping experience, enabling shoppers to interact with and customize virtually anything they want to buy. Check out our cutting edge visualization at Fluid is ready to invest in your professional development, and will help you learn Flash and Flex so that you can tackle new and exciting client-side Web development projects.

Just a few of the perks of working with Fluid include an excellent base salary, benefits and for the right candidate the ability to work remotely. This is your opportunity to make a serious career move and have your work be seen and used my millions of online consumers everyday. Refer a developer who is hired by Fluid for full-time employment and Fluid will reward your efforts with a bonus of $5,250.

As a Lead Java Engineer, working either remotely or in our San Francisco office, your main responsibility will be to work on projects for our clients, contributing both architecture and programming. Hands-on experience with server-side Java and client-side Web development will enable you to architect complex applications including integration with third party ecommerce and analytics systems. Knowledge of UML will assist you in planning and documenting system architectures. An understanding of Hibernate, Spring, Tomcat and relational databases will allow you to hit the ground running. As we are always on the cutting-edge, your desire and ability to learn new technologies quickly and independently is critical, and any previous experience with Flash, Flex or XHTML will give you an edge on the competition. Polished written and verbal communication skills will ensure that you interface effortlessly with clients, write illuminating technical specifications and represent the engineering team to other groups within the organization. This is the ideal opportunity for a Java engineer looking to take his/her skills to the next level, and add to his/her technical repertoire, in a passionate and team-oriented environment.

Founded in 1990, Fluid Inc.: FLUID :: Online Retail, Ecommerce, Design, Development, Product Configurators and Interactive Merchandising[/url]) is both an interactive agency and a Web application software development company. Our highly respected interactive agency specializes in richly branded digital shopping experiences. We design and develop award-winning websites, widgets, campaigns and kiosks for global brands such as Reebok, The North Face, Vans, JanSport, Timberland, Design Within Reach, Lucky Brand Jeans, and Warner Bros. Our mission is to blend supremely architected e-commerce with clever interactivity that builds our clients' brands and differentiates them from their competitors.

The Fluid Retail(TM) Products :: FLUID :: Online Retail, Ecommerce, Design, Development, Product Configurators and Interactive Merchandising[/url]) suite of online merchandising tools simplify, automate, and optimize online merchandising. Our software leverages Fluid’s leadership in the development of single-page architecture and rich internet applications to create immersive shopping sites with fully interactive product displays; dynamic pages with user-driven product design and configuration; and merchandising strategies that leverage social networking and blogs - all while taking advantage of existing enterprise data such as analytics, sales volume or customer reviews to automate our customers’ merchandising strategies.

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