Java Developer

£300 - £400 per day
26 Feb 2013
26 Mar 2013
Joe Holmes
Contract Type
Full Time
Java DeveloperReading, Berkshire (Reading,United Kingdom)

Job Description

* Design, build and maintenance of the server-side components
* Offering unit and integration testing of components
* Liaising with internal customers, Release Manager, and Chief Architect to confirm requirements and designs
* Providing production 'level 3' support to Operations when required
* Documenting solutions and processes for a variety of internal audiences to a high level of quality

Desired Skills & Experience

Essential Skills
* Significant, relevant commercial experience of server-side Java development
* Excellent SQL and database programming experience

* Demonstrable experience working with Spring Framework
* Working knowledge of JMS interface
* Experience with source control - ideally CVS
* High comfort level deploying and maintaining solutions under Unix
* Experience of having to write security-conscious code - understanding of secure coding principles e.g. OWASP
* Demonstrable and clear understanding of Java multi-threading concepts and best-practices

Desirable Skills
* Junit and Ant
* Performance testing and analysis frameworks
* Open source templating languages e.g. Velocity, Freemarker
* Hibernate
* Tomcat/ Jetty
* JSON encoding
* Bash scripting

Personal Skills

* Experience working in an agile environment and within a small team
* Experience being a senior member of a team and setting technical direction on projects - being the "go-to" person for specific technical areas
* Ability to work independently
* Attention to detail and quality
* Good debugging and analysis skills
* Excellent verbal and written communication
* Good time management

Company Description

You can advance your career within one of the fastest-growing fields in technology today - analytics. With our industry leading solutions. Leader in predictive analytics for banking, insurance, retail and healthcare. Our ability to drive smarter decisions is driving some of the world's leading companies to a new level of analytics-fuelled success. Our success is founded on talented people just like you - who enjoy: * Innovation - create analytic solutions that are embedded in our products and offerings * Teamwork - lead and learn from the very best in your field * High Performance - challenge yourself and reap the rewards of delivering results *Opportunity- grow with a global company that develops talent

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