We are currently working with a major London-based broadcaster, to recruit a number of Software Developers with strong experience of Java, on an initial 6-month contract basis with a strong likelihood of extension.
Joining a highly experienced Agile team, you will contribute to key design decisions and participate in all stages of development, from initial analysis and design through to implementation and post-launch support. Additionally, you will contribute to and maintain the platform on service runs, providing out of hours support on a rota basis and investigating and troubleshooting issues that occur.
Applicants should have strong application development experience, specifically on large scale, high volume and REST compliant web services using Java in the Cloud or a container-based environment. Excellent core Java skills are essential, along with a strong understanding of TCP/IP and apache HTTP libraries, engineering practices including design patterns, unit testing, automated build and test systems and Test Driven Development (TDD).
You should be comfortable working in an Agile environment specifically Scrum, XP, pair programming and code review and have strong troubleshooting and analysis skills.
Any additional experience with scripting languages including Python, Ruby or Groovy, virtualisation using Docker and Kubernertes, Cloud technologies (AWS) and NoSQL databases would be highly advantageous.
This is a great opportunity to join a leading broadcaster working at the forefront of technology. If you feel you have the skills and experience to be successful then please apply now for immediate consideration.