Senior Java Developer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting E-Commerce organisation based in Manchester are currently looking for a Senior Java Developer

Your new company

A leading global player is starting up a Manchester based operations function which includes technology. This is a terrific opportunity to join a new venture at the start but without the risks of a start up! This business is looking for self-starting, collaborative team players who have a passion for what they do. You'll benefit from the security and benefits that come with a global organisation, but enjoy the excitement and freedom that a new company and emerging market have to offer

Your new role

The Senior Java Software Engineer for this business will be responsible for all of the technical aspects of the on-going activities of the eCommerce development team including the implementation and support of existing eCommerce platforms.

This business have invested heavily in the Hybris platform and are looking for the Senior Software Engineer to be the technical lead in supporting the development team in delivering industry leading and robust software solutions based around Hybris.

This role will be working as head of a software team of 13 developers, business analysts & project managers and will be reporting into a Head of Digital to look at overall development strategy and new projects.

What you'll need to succeed


  • Java 7 + or J2EE
  • Commercial web application development skills
  • Technical Lead or Senior Developer knowledge level
  • TDD
  • Agile methodologies including Scrum


  • Experience of working within an eCommerce business
  • Hybris
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing technologies, frameworks etc
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment within a DevOps environment

What you'll get in return

In return you will be offered a salary of up to £80,000 plus a 10% bonus and an excellent matched pension scheme; you will also be working in an exciting and extremely modern office based in the heart of Manchester with excellent public transport links. You will be given opportunities to progress your personal career into a Development Manager position within the business in the future.

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