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Java Developer

Job Reference: 16941CF

Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration:

Vacancy Posted: 20-02-2020

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: England, Surrey

Java Developer

We are working in close partnership with one our largest clients who are the market leader in their field od expertise. We are looking for hungry and talented individuals who are keen for a fantastic opportunity to enhance their careers with a company that love to promote from within.

The main function of this role is to exercise Java web skills to develop and maintain an existing online live auction site.

Main Responsibilities

We require a full-stack developer with knowledge of the JEE development platform. The team follows Agile methodology to deliver business requirements iteratively to the business. This role has responsibility for analysing requirements, provision of estimates, solution design and development in iterative cycles (normally working alongside a more senior developer).

Specific duties are:

* Responsible for analysis, design, development, testing, implementation and support.
* Develop cross platform integration capabilities with other applications.
* Work closely with colleagues in other development and support teams.
* Implement best practices and procedures to improve technical delivery within the development team.
* Responsible for the continuous improvement of the development and test environments.

Required Skills:

* Strong Core Java
* Multi-tier, multi-threaded and real time messaging development using JAVA technology.
* Object oriented design and methodologies.
* Hibernate & Spring Framework
* Tomcat


* Proficiency in markup languages (HTML, SVG, XML)
* Cascading style sheets – CSS, Post/Preprocessors (Less/PostCSS), CSS framework (Bootstrap), Responsive design
* AngularJS or similar
* JQuery
* Performance awareness, Async programming
* Understanding of cross-browser coding


* Maven
* Git
* Jenkins
* Atmosphere or other web socket libraries.
* Enterprise architectural models including familiarity and application of patterns.
* Queue technology, particularly RabbitMQ.
* Experience or knowledge of Agile development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
* Functional decomposition and migrating to Microservices
* Azure (or other cloud) migration experience
* Tooling for monitoring production systems such as Dynatrace or LogStash or similar
* Containerisation experience a nice-to-have

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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