Java Team Lead

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Java Developer Salary: Dependent on experience Location: Glasgow/Edinburgh/ UK mobile Role Overview Sopra Steria is seeking to recruit an experienced Java Lead to join our development team, responsible for delivering bespoke applications to public sector clients. During the course of their careers, candidates may have the opportunity to work on a range of exciting projects across our various clients, sectors and sites Responsibilities will include The successful candidate will be expected to provide a high level of software development skills, while also demonstrating the capability to lead the technical team. This will involve taking ownership for all technical aspects of project delivery and mentoring less experienced members of the team. The Lead Developer must have strong communication skills in order to work with the team and ensure that there is a clear, shared understanding of the end functionality required. Essential Skills - Demonstrable experience of operating as Lead or Principle Software Engineer on large / complex projects - Core Java Enterprise Edition development skills and understanding of Java design principles - Extensive skills within the Spring Framework and modules including Spring Security and Spring Web Services - Experience with Restful web service integration using Json - Understanding of SOAP based web-services - Experienced with JDBC STRUCT - Maven experience - Familiarity with Git / GitLab - Very motivated to build excellent code and progress towards design - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Presentation and influencing skills Desirable Skills Other skills that would be of interest to us include but are not limited to: - JBoss Switchyard experience - AngularJS - Good Windows and Unix platform knowledge and experience - SSH / SSL experience - Willingness to travel and work on client site The successful candidate must be willing to undergo a security clearance process. Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings on the market: consulting, systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services. Sopra Steria is trusted by leading private and public-sector organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges. Combining high quality and performance services, added value and innovation, Sopra Steria enables its clients to make the best use of digital technology. With over 38,000 employees in more than 20 countries and revenue of ?3.6 billion in 2015, this is a great time to join the organisation as you will be pivotal to our continued development and growth plans. We're offering you the opportunity to do more too - using your business skills and knowledge, and your creativity, to add more value than clients would traditionally expect. On offer is the opportunity to work for a European leader in digital transformation. The roles come with competitive salaries, the opportunity for further development and the potential for a wide and diverse career within Sopra Steria. Sopra Steria is committed to establishing and maintaining a working environment which is free from discrimination and which values all employees as individuals. All employees and prospective employees are selected, recruited, trained and promoted solely on the basis of their skills and behaviour.
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