Senior Java Developer

Ref: JC_JSE  ·  Posted on 22 February 2024


My client delivers critical technology solutions to the Ministry of Defence and other government clients globally.

They are looking for a Senior Java Software Engineer to work across the full software lifecycle and develop web applications, as well as take technical leadership and be the ‘go-to’ person for delivery outcomes.

Working patterns: Hybrid role with 2-3 days per week on site. The rest can be done remotely.

Key responsibilities
  • Work across the full software development lifecycle.
  • Develop and deliver bespoke software solutions.
  • Database development using SQL Server or PostgreSQL.
  • Take responsibility for outcomes and delivery as a technical lead.
Skills & experience
  • Experience with different Java frameworks.
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
  • Experience with database development using SQL Server or PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with modern web frameworks such as React, Angular or Vue
  • Experience using Rest APIs such as OpenAPI specification, Swagger or RESTful API.
  • Experience with C# or .NET beneficial.
  • Ability to be the technical expert to solve the difficult technical challenges.

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

  • Excellent communication in the English language, both written and verbal, and with colleagues and clients.
  • Experience in documenting agreed solutions according to project standards.
  • Experience in supporting the deployment of the solution, including preparation and delivery of analysis, demonstrations, workshops, training and documentation.
  • The ability to work effectively individually and as part of a team.
  • A strong work ethic and level of professionalism.
  • Solid problem solving, analytical and creative thinking ability.
  • Ability and willingness to quickly understand and document technical solutions.
Additional benefits
  • Pension up to 10% client contribution.
  • Life assurance, income protection insurance and critical illness cover.
  • Option to buy & sell holiday.
  • Dental, health, medical, travel and gadget insurance.
  • 24/7 Digital GP.

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

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