Agile Developer

City of London
£350 - £450 per day
29 Aug 2013
26 Sep 2013
Jack Pope
Contract Type
Full Time

Agile / Software / Developer / Scrum / Java / BDD / Spring / Hibernate / PHP

London, UK

The development team is responsible for design, development and implementation of a new web portal, for a leading retail client. The successful candidate will be working in a fully integrated agile environment, and will be looking to join an existing team of highly motivated developers.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced software developer with a deep appreciation of the value of agile and automated build.

Knowledge & Experience - Technical Skills

  • Be responsible for a team of developers in all technical aspects including; Training, coaching, and as a knowledgeable technical resource
  • Provide technical assistance by responding to inquiries from the development team
  • Collaborate with architects to ensure the development meets the needs of the architectural needs
  • Drive continuous improvement in our Scrum and/or Kanban based process by monitoring metrics and implementing process changes in conjunction with management
  • Convert business functional specifications into technical specifications as needed for digestion by the team
  • Always maintain a proficient level of coding in all areas of the system (ABC = Always Be Coding)
  • Interface with the QA to ensure quality is always at the centre of everything performed

Essential Skills:

  • A minimum of 3 years working with Java (Spring and Hibernate)
  • Demonstrated experience in an Agile Scrum development environment
  • Excellent communication skills.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of Software Development experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of .NET C# experience, Java, LAMP

Agile / Software / Developer / Scrum / Java / BDD / Spring / Hibernate / PHP