Senior Java Software Engineer

Posted 6 March by Walsh Employment

Senior Java Software Engineer

Gloucester

To £70K plus extensive benefits package

Due to the highly secure nature of this work, candidates must be British Nationals, hold current UK Security Clearance to at least SC Level and be eligible to undertake further clearance to DV Level.

Position summary:

Our Tier 1 client has a strong Agile software engineering community that is growing in order to create innovative solutions to solve unique and complex business challenges. They are looking for a variety of developers with varied skill sets and experience who are keen to work on leading edge solutions.

If your programming skills are matched by an enthusiasm for problem-solving, and your communication skills are as creative as your coding, there is a digital revolution underway in the UK that could use your help.

Job role responsibilities:

You will work with high profile public and commercial clients, delivering improvements to complex systems that make the everyday simpler. Developers are involved with constructing some of the most unique and exciting software solutions within the industry, and you can expect be included within all stages of the project & system life cycles. Responsibilities include:

  • Developing software and applications in either Java, C#, C++, JavaScript, Scala or Python
  • Advising clients on use of Cloud technology
  • Advising clients on Best Practise
  • Using Middleware / Storefront products
  • Migrating from legacy system to meet strategic needs

Required qualifications for this role:

  • Is familiar with Agile approach and SE practices including Continuous Integration and DevOps
  • Looks to build quality into the solution at every step with a focus for continually improving
  • A positive attitude: There are unique challenges to this work and the requirements, technologies and problems being solved can change at short notice
  • A pragmatic approach: We are looking for people who can adapt as situations evolve, who enjoy new experiences and always want to learn new things
  • An approachable personality: An open, collaborative and professional demeanour is essential as many roles involve working directly with clients and require people that can present themselves and the Company well

Desirable Requirements:

  • Operating Systems: Linux (RHEL/CentOS/Ubuntu) and Windows
  • Technologies: JBoss, ActiveMQ / RabbitMQ, AJAX, NiFi, Hadoop, Apache Kafka, ELK Stack. Databases: Mongo, Oracle, MySQL
  • Tooling: Eclipse, Jenkins, Atlassian suite, Zephyr, JMeter, Selenium, Cucumber, Gherkin

About the company:

Our client is a global Tier 1 company involved in many leading mission critical projects. They are highly regarded within the industry and are one of the largest independent technology & business services firms in the world.

They consider employees as highly valued members of the business and offer extensive progression opportunities for those wishing to move further in their career on a local, national or global scale.

Senior Java Software Engineer

Senior Java Software Engineer

Required skills

  • Java
  • Software Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Continuous Integration
  • DevOps

Application questions

Are you a British National with current SC Clearance and eligible for DV Clearance?
Are you familiar with an Agile approach and SE practices including CI and DevOps?
Can you develop software & applications in either Java, C#, C++, JavaScript, Scala or Python?
Can you confidently advise clients on the use of Cloud technology & Best Practise?

Reference: 40105965

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