Senior Java Developer

£325 - £375 per day + Great transport links
15 Feb 2013
15 Mar 2013
Joe Holmes
Contract Type
Full Time

The Senior Java Developer will be required to work with internal stakeholders & 3rd party vendors and understand their business needs and help translate into projects and deliver those projects to time scales and budget. The chosen development framework is Jboss, essential experience with Java Server Faces (JSF); you will be joining an existing team mix of perm and contract.

  • Enterprise Java Beans (EJB 3.0) for remote communication between webserver and application server
  • Java desktop application projects (client side)
  • A Hibernate persistence layer
  • Webservices (advantageous)
  • Process flows (workflow management)
  • A built in customizable security module
  • Work with suppliers to deliver solutions that have been authorised through governance

Additional Technical Skills Senior Java Developer:

  • Java development skills
  • JBoss application server
  • J2EE
  • Hibernate
  • JPA
  • Maven
  • SVN
  • Eclipse SWT
  • Java Web Start
  • JMS
  • Process flows (workflow management)
  • Vendor management, dealing with software development companies
  • Oracle/MySQL


Open source experience such as: Apache etc (advantageous)

JBoss application server and JEE (advantageous)

Eclipse PDE

Soft skills: Good communication skills, Ability to handle pressure due to aggressive timelines and shifting priorities, Initiative and pro-activity, Patience, Ability to work in an unstructured environment, can add structure to projects, an ability to work well on their own or within a team environment, Good Interpersonal skills, Problem solving skills, Friendly and happy personality.

Working out of a satellite office on site (4 days a week), 1 day in Head Office.

Core Activities:

  • Java Programming, Software Architecture / Redesign
  • Build, Deployments and releases
  • Business Interaction

Key Project:

  • Supporting legacy systems
  • Responsible for the architecture and design of the new system
  • Team leader and close interaction with Project Managers, Business Analysts, Development Head and Directors
  • Development in JPA, Hibernate, J2EE, Eclipse SWT and Plugins, Java Web Start

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