Senior Java Developer - Manchester - £60,000

Cubiq Recruitment
£50000 - £60000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Java Developer with a leading ECommerce company based in Manchester. They are are looking for someone to redesign and rewrite their current high capacity customer facing site from C++ to Java.

The company are giving you an essentially a blank canvas to lead and develop a system that will be industry recognised and will enable us to become the market leader whilst building a successful team around them

This is a complete rewrite of a system and as such the successful candidates For this role you will be able to present your ideas to peers and to management, spec the system and help make mission critical decisions during the development process including staffing for the project. The choice of technologies used will also be lead by you and the company is not afraid of using cutting edge technologies.

To apply I am looking for an experienced Java Developer with previous proven experience of working with systems that are real-time, scalable and above all very high volume with very large peaks of traffic.

Skills required:

* Proven commercial experience of software development using Java
* Design and develop high volume, low latency applications to replace the company's core system.
* Very strong object oriented knowledge
* Perform technical research and write functional design specifications.
* Write well designed testable and efficient code.
* Knowledge of PCI Compliance
* Knowledge of C++ to be able to read current system code and possibly contribute to enhancements whilst designing the new system
* Knowledge of version control e.g. Git
* Very good knowledge of SQL
* Linux Knowledge
* Knowledge of Java Frameworks e.g. Spring, Hibernate, JMS
* Experience in creating cross-platform solutions.
* Experience developing and using web services
* Understanding of performance and optimization issues in large projects
* Superb analytical skills, self-directed, excellent communication skills with engineers and non-engineers, strong team ethic, and pays close attention to details.
* Work with Head of IT, Head of Web Development and Management team to ensure that the system will be the best in its class.

Desirable Skills

* Knowledge of continuous integration.
* Automated testing
* C++ QT framework
* PostgresSQL

The company are offering a fantastic opportunity with an excellent salary for the right person to showcase their talents in a fun and flexible environment.

Please drop me a call on (Apply online only) for more details