Java Developer

Job Title: Java Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: 68337-ITENG-JRC
Contact Name: Jordan Constable
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2016 17:25

Job Description

Java Developer-Initial 3 Month Contract-Central London-£400/£550 per day

Our Client, is seeking a Java Developer to be based in Central London on an initial 3 month contract.

● Producing high-quality, clean and performant code
● Proving your code works with automated unit, integration and UI tests
● Pairing, code review and ticket verification
● Deploying applications, monitoring their performance and maintaining them in
production (devops)
● Translating product requirements into technical software designs
● Breaking software designs into manageable tickets/stories that deliver user value
● Sharing your knowledge and contributing to team consensus on technical practices
● Continuously improving our software infrastructure
● Training and mentoring new/junior team members

What you'll be doing
● Developing RESTful API services using a microservice architecture
● Handling very large quantities of data using appropriate database technologies
● Collaborating with UX/UI team on devising simple solutions to complex problems
● Working with the product team to refine, estimate and plan delivery of new features
● Following an agile process

What you should bring
● Expert knowledge of Java
● Commitment to Test Driven Development
● Comfortable with pair programming
● 3+ years of commercial experience
● Passion for developing performant and efficient services
● Experience working with version control systems (ideally Git)
● Experience with CI (ideally Jenkins)
● Cloud experience (ideally AWS)
● SQL experience (ideally MySQL)

Desirable additional experience
● DropWizard
● Elasticsearch
● HBase