Java Software Engineer - Farnborough

Tanta Recruitment
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you like to work a faced paced and changeable environment, for a market leader in providing secure public cloud?

Our client has a fantastic new opportunity for a Software Engineer to join their team. They have an exciting culture of disruption and innovation and are a business that will truly invest in you as an individual.

What you’ll be doing

• Assisting with the technical design and development of applications as part of Scrum and engineering teams

• Developing secure, performant and scalable applications/software services that enable our client to achieve their business goals

• Actively engage with other project and technical teams to improve cross working/team knowledge

• Input into functional requirements, ensuring these are clearly stated and testable. Ensure non-functional requirements are addressed

• Write supporting documentation for design, configuration and on-going support • Maintain technical knowledge of current technical trends and standards

• Provide Subject Matter Expert level code and application support when needed, including leadership of technical investigations

Skills and experience you’ll need

• Expertise in aJava

• Competence in one or both of:

Web Development (HTML5, JavaScript and browser technologies (including User Experience) and practices).

API and Service Development – ability to design and code services that are resilient, performant and scalable.

·Understanding of SQL and No SQL database technologies. Ability to design performant queries, appropriately normalised schemas and basic tuning against MySQL/MariaDB and/or MongoDB.

·Knowledge of Continuous Integration (CI/CD), including build scripts and version management tools.

·Commercial experience working in agile teams and practices, e.g. Scrum and eXtreme Programming.

Skills and experience it would be good to have

·Knowledge of the principals of virtualisation with VMware or OpenStack, AWS/Azure.

·In-depth knowledge of security coding practices (OWASP and similar).

·Demonstrable expertise in design and implementation of testing frameworks, for example Unit Testing, BDD/TDD, Performance Testing and Security Testing (Fuzz).

What you’ll get

• Competitive salary plus 10% bonus.

• 25 days' holiday increasing to 30 days over length of service, half a day birthday leave, charity day.

• Contributory pension, healthcare and life cover.

• Access to free parking.

• Active social and charity events.

• Childcare voucher and cycle to work schemes.

• Friday breakfasts, fruit and soft drinks.

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