Development Engineer

Ref: DS_DevEng_JOB  ·  Posted on 10 May 2022


Our client is a well-established defence and space company that specialise in the development of Satellite products, Satellite communications, and spacecraft payloads across the UK. They are industry leading innovators for everything aerospace focused within the industry.

They are looking for an experienced Java Development Engineer to deliver a Management System for a new Satellite development. The ideal candidate will have worked across the full lifecycle of the software development. You will have experience in design, development, and test.

Key responsibilities
  • Development of code within an agile environment (Scrum) and in line with Quality and processes defined within the project.
  • Develop tasks assigned from Sprint Planning to include Unit Testing.
  • Develop implementation to meet defined Acceptance Criteria.
  • Support team with Scrum tasks such as Daily Scrum Meetings, Refinement Meetings, Sprint Planning, Closeout and Retrospectives.
  • Interact and support the Test Team to deliver a good quality product.
Skills & experience
  • Java Core (version 8+).
  • Spring Boot 2.x.x - Good knowledge of Developing with the Spring Framework, JPA and Hibernate.
  • Experience of developing within a microservice architecture.
  • Web Services using RESTful APIs and HTTPS.
  • Distributed systems.
  • Previous experience in automated testing
  • Knowledge and use of software design patterns (MVC).
  • Agile Development Processes.
  • CI/CD delivery techniques.
  • Source code management (we use GIT).
  • Use of Issue tracking systems (such as Jira).
  • UML/SysML experience using Enterprise Architect or similar.
  • Ability to self-motivate and to work well within a team environment.
  • Ability to promote innovation in self and others.
  • Ability to interact with internal & external stakeholders in a confident and professional manner.

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential:

  • JSF experience.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

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