The Squires Group

Grails Developer

Job Locations US-MD-Gaithersburg
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# of Openings
App/Web Development


Put your Web Development skills to work to help build stronger communities! Our Gaithersburg, MD client is a trailblazer, creating new solutions that benefit the public.  In business for over 30 years, they are working to save hundreds of millions in taxpayer dollars with their commitment to deliver community benefitting projects like new affordable housing, hospitals beds, classrooms and much more.


As a Grails Developer, you will analyze requirements and deliver innovative solutions that meet our client’s Gold Standard.  If you’re results-oriented, one who keeps commitments and takes ownership of their duties, this is the role for you!  Don’t miss this chance to join an organization that is improving our nation through developing innovative solutions! 


Salary, based on your experience, will range between $115,000 and $130,000. You will have access to  better than excellent benefits that include Healthcare premiums paid by the company for the employee, spouse and dependents, $1000/year for personal development, profit-sharing, 401k, and “take it as you need it” vacation policy, all in a business-casual environment.  Sponsorship is not available at this time.


  • Analyze requirements to create information solutions
  • Translate technical concepts into non-technical language to achieve client understanding
  • Effectively manage your time to provide expected results
  • Operate in a fast-paced environment
  • Guide and mentor junior developers on IT best practices


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10+ years of Web Development experience
  • Grails/Groovy on Rails is strongly desired
  • Experience with the following:
    • HTML5, JavaScript frameworks, and Bootstrap
    • Build tools like Gradle or Maven
    • Unix and Windows on cloud-based AWS servers
    • JVM service frameworks such as Spring Boot, Grails, Vert.x, RxJava or Ratpack and Rails
  • Experience with Relational database technologies such as SQL Server, Oracle or Postgres is preferred 

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The Squires Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer


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