Java Developer cross train to OO JavaScript Developer

11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Java Developer cross train to OO JavaScript Developer Salary: £45K to £75K Basic (We are considering multiple levels of experience) + Bonus (10%) +Benefits Package Location: Herts, Watford area (Shenley, Elstree, Borehamwood, St albans, Aylesbury, Watford, Baldock, Radlett, Luton even) 2 days a week Work from home policy & flexible hours. Keywords: Java Developer, Java Software Engineer, Java 7, Java 8, RESTful Webservices, JavaScript, Jersey, Spring framework, Agile, Git, Maven. Java Developer (multiple; "mid" to "Senior") sought by UK Software Company to join the existing Java Development team of circa 20, who is intersted in learning, getting trained in & becoming an expert in OOP JavaScript. Modern & very nice offices in the London suburbs, with a strong blend of age levels, personalities & nationalities; we are looking for “junior” to “senior” level individuals who value clean, well-structured & maintainable code. This is a highly Agile environment (Development Director heads up & runs local Agile meet-ups + advises on Agile) so we are keen to see collaborative, communicative & “not afraid to give us your ideas” people who will work closely with the product team too on new feature development & story hand overs. 2 week sprints, Agile pods & teams, daily stand-ups & collaborative work tools are the norm. In general, you would be…… - Developing new features in the software suite. Delivering the features on schedule. - Coding high quality, highly maintainable, efficient JavaScript (& some Java) code which adheres to Company coding standards. - Writing comprehensive unit and integration tests for all new code written. - Working effectively within an Agile/Scrum Environment. This means you will be willing and able to discuss requirements with Product Management, hand over stories to QA and present new features at sprint reviews. - Conduct code reviews with peers. - Working on personal coding projects that you find interesting & that we may be able to apply to the platform. What we`re looking for (mostly – this is pretty fluid): - Java 1.7/1.8 with the passion to x-train into & develop your OO JavaScript coding skills. - Spring Framework - RESTful web services - Experience in one or more Unit testing frameworks, e.g. JMock - Agile / Scrum or other Agile practice methodology experience in a commercial environment. Advantageous skills/experience: - Javascript - Additional OOP experience (any language) - Git / Bitbucket Please pop me over your CV &/or give me a call to discuss