Senior Java Developer

Recruiter
Oxford Recruitment
Location
Abingdon
Salary
£30000 - £60000/annum Dep on Exp
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Opportunity

Senior Software Engineers possess the ability to build solid understanding on part of a software product, function as a senior team member, providing technical guidance to other developers, and provide good insight and recommendations across a product feature set to ensure effective development. This role will often have direct responsibility for product features or key technology choices and implementation. Collaborates as part of an agile-centric team for the development of medium complex systems; including requirements analysis, concept development and design, implementation and testing, demonstrating flexibility of role, and believes in Test-Driven Development.

Our Ideal Candidate
You have a lot of energy matched with superb communication skills. You excel in a fast-paced environment and thrive on exceeding goals and quotas. All while scaling tall buildings you`ll also be able to:

- Work with highly skilled teams to collaborate on effective solutions
- Passionate about problem solving

Responsibilities

- Drive design and implementation leveraging modern design patterns
- Ability to partner effectively with UX, PM, DevOps, QE and other developers to design and implement meeting the spirit of requirements
- Pride in authorship of code
- Experience in modern front end frameworks
- Technically curious to keep present on advances in technology
- Experience with segregation of model, presentation, and business logic.
- TDD experience and strong desire to build in test from the start.
- Write code (Test or Product) to deliver against project timescales, quality and requirements in various languages including Java or other selected languages for Client Cloud products.
- Conduct Unit, System and Integration testing and fixing errors, with guidance if required.
- Work with best of breed Cloud technologies (NoSQL, high throughput event processing, cloud-scale data analytics, etc)
- Design small software components (Functionality, defect fixes or automation) that form part of a larger solution, in line with team objectives
- Define Test scenarios and Test cases to ensure quality of the feature
- Provide suggestions to junior developers in daily Scrum meetings

Qualifications

- BS in Computer Science or equivalent
- 5+ years of JAVA, API, JavaScript, Angular JS, Java Web Services, UI Skills, Json.
- Experience using and creating RESTful APIs.
- Experience working with Email MTA or email application development
- Experience in building SaaS applications in Cloud/AWS environment
- Experience with the following technologies (recommended);- MongoDB- DynamoDB

- SQS/SNS

- ElasticSearch

- Experience/knowledge with CI/CD
- Experience with Agile Software Development methodologies
- Excellent attention to detail
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Design and write high quality code
- Evaluation of code and design quality
- Technical problem solving
- Risks Assessment and Mitigation
- Team Working