Senior Java Developer

Wave Advertising Ltd CVM people
£42 - 50k
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Java Developer

Our client, a world-leading geospatial data and technology organisation, have a clear strategy to become a digital business with an ambitious transformation agenda.
Their expertise and data supports public services and infrastructure, new technologies in transport and communications, national security and emergency services.

The Person

They are seeking a commercially experienced Senior Developer to join an established project team with a strong track record of delivering customer requirements at pace and to a high standard. With a strong background in delivering Java based server side solutions, your knowledge will encompass a wide variety of technologies such as:

Java (SpringBoot, Hibernate, Jackson etc), Docker, PostGIS, cloud services (Azure/AWS) and SQL. Experience around Deployment, Debugging, Testing, Scaling and Monitoring scalable micro-services across cloud networks is expected.

Your role will include daily contact with stakeholders and team members. Code should be written using TDD methodologies. You will be required to be fully conversant with Agile delivery methodologies and be able to prove a track record of delivering within such an environment.

You will be required to:

• Research and select development tools and practices for your own work to ensure efficient and successful delivery.
• Carry out code inspections and peer reviews to provide assurance of code quality against business requirements.
• Evaluate and make recommendations on development tools and practices for wider team and Engineering delivery.
• Maintain and improve the level and currency of personal and technical skills to be able to continue to provide appropriate support to the business.

Experience Required

• Qualified to relevant development certification (or equivalent)
• Experience of delivering Java web-based solutions into a Production environment.
• Fully proficient in designing and implementing RESTful APIs
• Experienced in incremental development in an agile environment.
• Demonstrable experience in problem resolution and selection of technical solutions and applications.
• Good understanding of SQL database design and optimisation
• Good experience in coaching and mentoring team members to improve agile team delivery.
• Very good skill in assurance and peer reviews
• A keen interest in the latest technologies patterns and trends
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