Be part of something exciting. Do you want to take control of your future? Are you ready for the responsibility of working with high profile clients in the world's most exciting sectors? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic company that gives you a direct stake in its success? If you do, we are growing our digital team of agile service design specialists to build and deliver user centred services and solutions in partnership with our clients across England and Wales. We need Java developers with a keen eye for the latest technological trends and open source technologies to help us build our digital hubs in Reading, London, Bridgend, Bristol and Birmingham.
Due to the nature of the role all candidates must either hold already or be willing and eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to at least SC level.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As a Java developer with us you will undertake development activities in TDD, BDD and Scrum, or other Agile practices. You will be responsible for coding, building, testing and maintenance of software systems, and subject to experience coaching other more junior developers.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
You'll need to have commercial Java development experience ideally with experience of modern source code management approaches and software development using open source technologies. A key element for these roles, being in an agile environment working closely with our clients, will be your communication skills you need to be technically sound but also be able to convey your knowledge and expertise to clients internally and externally. We encourage all our team to look to up skill their knowledge through both internal and external training. In terms of specific languages you should have commercial experience in some or all of the following;
* Java 7 / 8
Any knowledge/experience of the following would also be advantageous but is not essential;
* Front End UI experience
* Experience of SOA, middleware and microservices
* Experience of application servers and/or serverless technologies
* Experience of Big Data analytics and infrastructure
* Experience of development and deployment in a cloud containerised environment
* Experience of Continuous Integration and Delivery
* Participation in an Open Source community project
* Advanced knowledge of Spring framework
To apply: Forward your CV following the apply link in either Word or PDF format
Please Note: due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant
experience as outlined in the advert.
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