Junior Java Developer - backend

11 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to advance the development of a fantastic organisation based in Brentwood for a creative, fast-growing, independent online casino company. Red Queen Casino is an industry acclaimed casino at the forefront of HTML5 development with well over 200 games, including Slots, Table Games, Live Casino and Virtual Sports. We have an immediate vacancy for a Junior Java Developer - Back End, to advance the development of the Easigames platform that hosts our B2C brand. The roles main task will be to scale up the casino platform, build good structural architecture, improve reporting and analytical tools, and integrate systems and services from many third party providers whilst meeting our duty as a UK regulated casino. The role requires the successful candidate to work closely with developers from other companies and the internal business unit to meet the project roadmaps established. Essentials Key Technical Skills: Java/JSP and MySQL Understanding of RESTful API Methodology Knowledge of XML/SOAP/JSON Good knowledge and experience of Object Oriented Programming and Multi-Threading Some experience working with Java Web APIs Able to write clean commented code The successful candidate will: Have a drive to succeed Be highly organised, able to priorities workload effectively with attention to detail Be proactive, motivated and able to work on own initiative Be able to communicate effectively whether talking to someone technical or non-technical, both internally and with development partners Have good problem solving and analytical skills in order to spot errors and diagnose problems Have a willingness to assist with appropriate out of hours support, (ie major/critical level issues). Desired skills: Understanding of the Gambling industry Good JavaScript/jQuery/HTML5 knowledge Knowledge and experience working with Linux Servers Apache ANT Knowledge Knowledge of working with version control (GIT) Some knowledge of "Grunt" If this vacancy is of interest please forward your up to date CV (see below) - provided by Dice ANT, APACHE, B2C, HTML5, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, JQUERY, JSON, JSP, LINUX, MYSQL, SOAP, XML