Junior Java Developer - Tech For Good

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, Java/JVM

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Colin Frontczak

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Junior Java Developer - Tech For Good

A scientific software company are looking to add another Java Developer to their team, helping to develop their suite of products. The products themselves are use to track data that support of the development of drugs used to find long-term degenerative diseases, so you will play your own part in supporting something good!

The technology stack you will be working with a largely microservices based architecture using Java EE with Spring Boot, Thymeleaf, Hibernate, but also Python, AWS and web technologies like JavaScript and Angular. The scope of the role is to be part of the whole engineering lifecycle, overseeing the introduction of new services, continuously improving best practice and tooling, and Researching & Developing new ideas.

Early on in your tenure here, you will get put though the OCA and OCP Java qualifications

What do they want from you?

  • Ideally a BSc in Computer Science or another STEM related topic - something that demonstrates a mathematical aptitude
  • 1+ year(s) of commercial; Java experience
  • Ideally experience of Python and / or Shell scripting
  • Experience of frameworks like Spring, Spring Boot and Hibernate
  • Some knowledge of RDBMS and/or NoSQL databases

Nice to haves

  • Agile best practices
  • CI / CD
  • A really good understanding of various design patterns (factory, singleton, etc)
  • Knowledge of REST APIs
  • Experience with AWS

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