FREQUENTIS USA Inc. (http://www.frequentis.com
), located in Columbia, MD is hiring! Please no emails from recruiters, only great developers should apply!
What We Do
We develop 911 emergency and public safety software. Our software
revolutionizes the way emergency first responders receive calls, react,
and deliver critical emergency services to the public. We believe that
by applying innovation to the public safety sector, we can make a
difference in people's lives. Our products include next generation VoIP
911 communication (voice, sms text, and video), computer-aided dispatch,
GPS enabled mobile units for fire/police/EMS, maps and live data
delivery, police and fire post incident management/investigations, and
How We Do It
We believe in agile software development. Our well defined and efficient
processes are backed by the best tooling we can find. Some of the tools
we use include JIRA, GreenHopper, FishEye, Confluence, SpiraTest,
Balsamiq, Subversion, and Jenkins. We believe in continuous integration,
unit testing, and automated testing. We like clean code.
Developer happiness is important to us. Work areas are quiet, spacious,
window-facing, and all developers get fast boxes with dual 24" monitors.
We have our own development lab to run load tests or bask in the warm
hum of the server racks. Our systems engineers ensure that production
issue distractions are kept to a minimum. Our QA group keeps us in check
and even helps with the automated testing.
What We're Looking For
We're looking for developers of all levels passionate about software
development. If you have side projects, contribute to open source, or
enjoy reading about and discussing technology, then you sound like a
great fit. We believe a strong foundation of data structures,
algorithms, and design patterns is important. Our product line covers
many diverse development areas such as distributed SOA, ajax-driven web,
backend, mobile, maps/GIS, databases, caching, reporting, data
indexing, and high availability. Each of these areas in a mission
critical environment contains their own unique and difficult problems to
solve. As such, a strong foundation coupled with the desire to learn,
grow, and solve hard problems would make for a strong addition to our
You have the passion and are ready for a challenge, but are still
getting started with less than a few years experience. You have exposure
to some of the technologies listed, and are very eager to learn more
while becoming stronger in the areas you already know.
You are a seasoned developer with 2 to 5 years experience who can solve
tough problems. You're strong in at least one area of the software stack
and are eager to expand into others. You are familiar with best
practices and know how to write clean code.
You are a very strong developer with over 5 years of experience. You are
adept at breaking down and solving very complex and difficult problems.
You've been exposed to most areas in the software stack and very strong
in a few of them. You're able to learn and integrate new technologies
independently. You enjoy mentoring and guiding the more junior
Technologies and Frameworks
All of our developers have the freedom to pick the best tools to solve
the problem at hand. Some specific technologies we like to use include
Java 6 (soon to be 7), Spring, JPA/Hibernate, EHCache, PostgreSQL, H2,
Web Services (SOAP and REST), Asynchronous messaging, Apache Lucene,
Java Server Faces 2, Primefaces, HTML 5, CSS 3, WebSockets, JQuery,
Android, Swing, TestNG, Selenium, Maven, JasperReports, Jython, Bash,
I am the development manager and principle engineer at Frequentis. If you'd like to join us, please contact me directly at [address removed]