Graduate Java Developer - Chester

Oscar Associates Limited
£20k - £27k pa
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Java Developer - Chester J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, Agile, Trainee, Graduate, cross-train Oscar Technology are working with one of Britain's most recognisable E-Commerce businesses, helping them with a huge intake of entry-level Java Developers to be based at their Head Office, on the outskirts of Chester. What they offer Java Developers, is the chance to work with the very latest technology within the Java-architecture, coupled with the opportunity to learn software development best practices such has Behaviour Driven Development (BDD) & Continuous Integration. You will work on a highly-performant platform, which has seen over £60m in investment over the last 3 years and the platform continues to have new features and products integrated into it each year. You will be working with a management team that have a lot of experience of growing and shaping Agile technology teams but also remain knowledgeable about new technology and continuously improving their platforms. Other things to expect are:- - A collaborative, informal and playful work environment with agile teams. - Managers and teammates who are invested in your growth as a technologist and as a person. - Work on a new platform built from the ground up using modern technologies such as AWS, Spark, Elasticsearch, Kafka, Akka, MongoDB, Apigee and Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) - Access to tools and resources to do your job (IDEs, conferences and meetups, free breakfast, all the coffee you can drink and much more). - Continuous Integration through multiple environments to get rapid feedback about your work. What the client is looking for from you: - A degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience - Passion for continuous improvement - Ideally some previous experience of Java Development, either in a Sandwich placement, as part of study or even as part of your own self-development Having an interest in: Maven or Gradle build tools - Building RESTful services (JSON) - Automated builds with continuous integration - Agile methodologies - Affinity for e-Commerce - Building a world-class engineering team Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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