Java Developer - 6 month contract
I am currently recruiting for a Java Software Developer to work within the Software Development Team, to work on our existing online suite of applications. We are looking for a talented individual who can quickly become productive within our highly complex technical environment.
The ideal candidate will have proven experience developing Java web services and Spring components, a track record of delivery, combined with a keen appetite for all aspects of software development. Previous experience working in Financial Services is desirable.
All development will require a high degree of co-operation with other team areas within the IT unit, In particular the individual will work closely with other senior software developers and architects to ensure compliance with standards & conventions, and co-operate with business analysts to understand the business requirements for systems being delivered
Essential Skills and Experience:
- 5+ years Java programming experience
- Good working knowledge of Spring Boot Framework is an advantage.
- SOAP or REST web services.
- Understanding of Agile Methodologies such as Scrum
- Creativity and a passion for tackling challenging data problems and willingness to work in a start-up environment
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills required.
Desired Skills and Experience:
- Familiar with at least one large cloud computing provider like Azure, AWS, etc
- Experience with Git
- Experience with NoSQL (MongoDB) and Relational Databases
- Experience working in a CI/CD environment is desirable but not required