Lead Java Developer

Mason James Appointments Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful and vibrant Software Development Team involved in the design and development of information management services and solutions, which maximise the utility of data and provide decision making insight.

The successful candidate will lead a team of Java Developers, in addition to contributing yourself as a Developer and will have responsibility for the technical direction and processes of the team.

Technical Skills Required:

  • Extensive experience with JEE
  • RESTful Web services using JAX-RS
  • Maven
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware, including Weblogic and WebCentre
  • Web page development including JSF, HTML, Javascript and JQuery
  • SQL
  • Automated software unit and integration testing
  • UML
  • Knowledge of Waterfall and Agile delivery approaches
  • Experience and knowledge of the full SDLC
  • Knowledge or experience of Continuous integration with Jenkins, Primefaces, Bootstrap, BPMN and / or Oracle ADF, BPM and BAM would be extremely beneficial
Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate experience across the following areas:

  • Ability to lead and motivate a development team.
  • Ability to set the technical direction and focus of a team, to recognise opportunities, and to direct the future strategy in tools, technology, and processes.
  • Ability to manage a number of parallel development activities and projects, and to balance priorities.
  • Ability to share knowledge and mentor other developers.
  • Promote a rigorous approach to software configuration control and release management.
  • Ability to plan the workload of others to realise the attainment of management goals and priorities.
  • Comfortable with reporting to management and stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to engender a positive can-do attitude to work, inspiring a focus on delivering high quality software on time.
  • Has an enthusiasm for continuous improvement of software techniques and practices
  • Ability to manage the performance evaluation and personal development of team members to aid the realisation of true potential.
  • Flexibility and enjoys the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Focused on the results of the whole team, not just individual achievement.
We are advertising this role in line with the Race Relations Act Section 41 exemption. Applicants would be required to meet special nationality rules and therefore this vacancy is open solely to British Citizens. Please note applications that do not meet this criteria will not be replied to.

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