Java Developer required to join a Central Government Department. This is a 12-month initial contract, In Scope of IR35, paying up to £650 per day. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK and be able and willing to attend a London or Manchester office on a regular basis
*Recent experience with Java 11 (or later).
*Excellent understanding of TDD and BDD.
*Experience with large microservice architectures.
*Experience of working in an Agile environment.
*Be willing to work in a pair programming environment.
*Have experience in implementing APIs for internal and external use.
*Have the skills to build up a useful, robust automated test suite to support a continuous deployment environment.
*Be involved in the wider web development community, identifying good practices we can adopt and sharing our experiences.
*Be knowledgeable of tools and techniques used within the wider team.
*Take part in 2nd-line support of applications and platforms, including occasional support outside of office hours.
*Have an ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
*Have working knowledge of Unix-like operating systems such as Linux and/or Mac OS X.
*Have the ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques.
*Understand of the use of Responsive Web Design.
It would also be desirable to have:
*Working knowledge of Jackson, JAX-RS, mocking frameworks such as Mockito, and messaging platforms such as ActiveMQ or Kafka.
*Experience of MongoDB or other document databases.
*Experience of building and scaling high-traffic websites.
*Experience of handling large data sets and scaling their handling and storage.
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