Java Developer

£40000 - £50000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
CMS Java Developer


Leading Bank


My client a leading bank based in Manchester are recruiting for a experienced Java Developer on a permanent basis to work on their internal CMS systems. The opportunity offers a competitive salary including company benefits with the opportunity to not only work as a Java Developer but move into a Senior Development Lead helping grow junior developers.

Key accountabilities:


Provide technical Java support to Digital CMS development team and Digital front end development team as well as working closely with DevOps and run the bank teams

Configure core Java infrastructure for CMS and related systems to achieve departmental requirements

Work with Change team to process code updates through Change system as necessary


Build effective multi-functional inter department work relationships

Become SME and develop best practice for Java CMS and other related DevOps processes

Maintain Agile/Scrum based software delivery best practices


Work with Analytics and Marketing teams to provide solutions for best measurement of ROI

Work within Agile/Scrum framework to ensure optimal work delivery

Attend quarterly service reviews to help delivery optimal website performance

Risk and Process

Ensure RCSA risk practice into all development scenarios and content releases

Ensure implementation of W3C web development best practice

Ensure that CMS development maintains customer centric best practice


* Strong core Java skills
* Good understanding of OOP, design skills and patterns
* Knowledge of unit testing, integration testing, Maven, Git, and Continuous Integration
* Web technology background
* Back-end development skills - .Java 7, Java 6, application development using the Spring framework
* Experience with JavaScript runtimes and frameworks - Node, Angular
* Experience with automated testing
* Experienced in software development life cycle releases
* Experience of working on a Java based CMS

If you're inspired to join us, we're confident you're just the sort of Java Developer we're looking for. Someone, who's as dedicated as we are about growing our bank ethically, responsibly and passionately. Achieving ambitions as big as ours is a challenge you'll thrive on as you enjoy career development, ongoing training and the rewards of helping to create a better future for our customers, communities and colleagues