Senior Web Developer

Diamond Search Recruitment Ltd
Maidstone, UK
13 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Diamond Search Recruitment are delighted to be representing our client, an award winner and leader in their field. Recruiting for a Senior Back-End Web Developer, you will be reporting to the Lead Developer, developing, managing and improving the numerous APIs that our client works with. This role will form part of a larger full stack development team.

This role offers fantastic benefits including a salary of up to £45K, 20 Days Holiday and Private Healthcare!

The Role:
  • To maintain and extend the existing suite of web services (using SOAP protocol)
  • Develop new features and ideas
  • Work closely with other developers in the support and maintenance of the reservation system
  • Maintain applications in the development process, for example Jenkins, SVN and Jira
  • Document changes to web services and applications for a wide audience of users and 3rd parties
  • Manage own work through the development process
  • Collaborate and add value through participation in peer code reviews, providing comments and suggestions
  • Perform technical root cause analysis and outlines corrective action for given problems
  • Provide estimates for new development tasks, evaluate correct technology choices, offer suggestions to improve processes, and provide comments on design aspects
  • Keep a record of hours spent on project work
  • Work collaboratively and professionally with other associates in cross functional teams to achieve goals
  • Apply a sense of urgency, commitment and focus on the right priorities in developing solutions in a timely fashion
  • Provide pro-active progress updates, participates in team meetings and highlights any issues, risks or impediments

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Proficient in designing and maintaining xsd files
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to broaden and deepen knowledge base and proficiencies both inside and outside of the working environment
  • Demonstrates proficiency in Java, Spring MVC, MS SQL, SOAP and/or RESTful protocols
  • Previous experience of working in Agile development teams
  • Experience working in a software development environment, implementing APIs (Experience in a Java Environment would be advantageous but not essential)
  • Has a genuine enthusiasm for API and application development,
  • Determined and resourceful with the potential to be a positive influence on the team.
  • Shares acquired skills with team members through formal and informal channels.
  • Promotes active listening with team members.
  • Accurately prepares written documentation that is coherent, grammatically correct, effective, professional and technically accurate.
  • Is able to demonstrate commercial awareness.
  • Is able to bridge communication between technical and business issues/solutions/problems.

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Diamond Search Recruitment are acting as an employment agency in regard to this role.

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