Java Developer

Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Salary: Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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Java Developer

Tewkesbury

Full time, Permanent

The Company:

I am working with that is developing a cloud based intelligence and analysis product portfolio for the insurance, financial services and government sectors. The software that they are creating will help stop crime and fraud. They operate in an agile approach to development. This is not your usual Software house or consultancy.

The Role:

As a member of staff in the Engineering department, you will be given the backing and support to help bring our initial product set to market. You will be reporting directly to the Lead Product Development Engineer, and will be instrumental in getting our product to market.

Essential skills:

A good base knowledge of the Java programming language, plus associated tooling such as Maven, Git and a modern IDE such IntelliJ IDEA. The company are moving towards a CI/CD automated pipeline, so experience with the design and implementation of unit tests using libraries is essential. My client also requires you to have experience in consuming API services using both REST and SOAP, so experience working with XML and JSON is essential.

  • Unit testing using JUnit
  • Experience in Java Enterprise Edition (JEE)
  • Comfortable working at the command line level in Mac OSX or Linux
  • SCM systems such as Git or Subversion
  • Experience with both SQL databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, DB2 etc) and NoSQL databases
  • Microservice based architectures using Docker including Swarm Mode or Kubernetes
  • Minimum 2:1 Computer Science or related degree

Desirable:

  • DevOps
  • Use of public cloud providers such as AWS
  • CI/CD pipeline tooling such as Jenkins or GoCD
  • Microservices
  • Docker including Swarm Mode or Kubernetes
  • JBoss and/or Wildfly
  • PostgreSQL
  • Apache Kafka

Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave
  • Flexible working
  • Life insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to get involved at an early stage in our company's development, with numerous opportunities to gain exposure to all phases of the development life cycle.

Apply to this Java Developer role now with your most recent and up to date CV! Alternatively, you can give me a call or send me an email. If you know of anyone such as family members, friends or acquaintances who would be suited to this job then we offer a very pleasant referral scheme!

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit www.computerfutures.com

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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