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Java Developer - Manchester - Contract

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £350 - £425 per day
  • Job type: Contract
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Job Description

Java Developer - Java - Spring - Agile - TDD - Mobile - Web - JSON - RESTful - Responsive design


Your role for the client will be to work within a multi-disciplined Agile development team. Developing as a team member to high levels of quality, while adhering to Agile practices. You must be able to adapt, communicate and operate effeciently and effectively throughout the project lifecycle.

It's important that you can work to the practice of TDD, produce automated unit's and contribute to the development of test cases. You will have experience in working on development of web and applications using techniques such as responsive design, you will have experience of Source Control/Configuration Management.

It is also important that you keep up to date on the latest technologies and are a keen self developer with a passion to learn.


EXPERIENCE (Essential)

  • Understand the iterative software development lifecycle
  • Experience in Java/Spring
  • Experience in mobile web development and techniques such as responsive design
  • Experienced with dependency injection (e.g. Spring)
  • Experience of integration with services/systems (JSON, RESTful)
  • Understand Agile Practices: XP and Scrum; pair programming, Test Driven Development
  • Be experienced in Agile software development
  • Demonstrates good communication skills and be able to work with the stakeholders
  • Demonstrates ability to learn and self-development keeping up with latest tools/technologies
  • Experience of working with Source Control/Configuration management

EXPERIENCE (Desirable)

  • Experienced in Web technologies HTML4/5, JavaScript, Css2/3 and use of libraries such as jquery, Angular JS,
  • Experience in working/integrating with Content Management Systems
  • Experience of test automation tools (Cucumber/Selenium)
  • Experience/Understanding of Lean concepts/Kanban and continuous flow
  • Experience in enterprise web site and associate technologies (e.g. caching, session, stateless etc..)
  • Experience in creating services within an Enterprise Architecture using DropWizard.
  • Have a strong awareness of technical architecture and design considerations.
  • Experience of working with an eCommerce Platform (ATG, Hybris)
  • Be proficiently technical to understand the technical risks and architectural issues in order to support the prioritization of design/architecture evolution
  • Share the architectural vision but be pragmatic in the scoping and implementation of plans and scrupulously honest in the assessment of outcomes
  • Be focused on the delivery of customer value in the form of executing software that meets (or exceeds) the customers needs
  • Be experienced in automated build and deployment and continuous integration


This e-commerce organisation is one of the largest in the UK and deals with extremely large forms of data on a day to day basis. They are based in Manchester and are looking to hire Java Developers now!!

Java Developer - Java - Spring - Agile - TDD - Mobile - Web - JSON - RESTful - Responsive design

Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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