Java Developer

GK Recruitment Ltd
Closing date
30 May 2021

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Job Title: Java Developer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £30k - £38k

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire

Our client is an established software solutions provider for a multitude of weighing applications within the Food, Cash handling, Waste and Meat industries. Their high quality software/weighing solutions meet with exacting standards set out by government legislation and our customers' specific needs. Products are sold into many UK companies including many BlueChip companies.

The successful candidate will be able to build high-quality, innovative and fully performing software in compliance with coding standards and technical design requirements.

Duties Include
  • Execute full lifecycle software development
  • Write well designed, testable and efficient code
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
  • Develop software verification plans and follow quality assurance procedures
  • Supports users by developing documentation
  • Comply with project plans and industry standards

Skills and Qualifications
  • A degree in software development, Ideally at a minimum of a 2.1 level
  • A good knowledge of object orientated design and design patterns
  • Experience programming in Java and C#
  • Experience of working with SQL/HQL
  • Experience of Hibernate and RDB persistence mapping
  • Experience of working with source control systems (SVN, GIT)
  • Experience working with Maven and other build tools
  • A good grounding in client-server-based architecture
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills, with a high degree of personal initiative and an innovative approach to problem solving
  • Experience of Eclipse and/or Visual Studio development environments
  • Some knowledge or experience with JEE and web development technologies (Apache/Tomcat, Spring, JSP, PHP)
  • Experience with multi-platform development languages, Xamarin, Google Flutter.
  • Exposure to web-service technology such as REST and Jersey
  • An understanding of mobile/ubiquitous software development
  • Knowledge of working practices and design methodologies such as Agile & Waterfall
  • Exposure to development on multiple operating systems (Linux Slackware/Ubuntu/Debian, Windows, WM6.5)
  • Knowledge of industry-standard languages (XML, HTML) and testing frameworks (JUnit etc)

Salary and Incentives:
  • Up to £38,000 dependent upon experience
  • 26 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays)
  • Working hours based on Flexi-time model
  • Matched Pension Scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • Free Parking

If you have a desire to work in an ambitious company and are able to deliver operational excellence then this role is made for you.

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