Senior Java Developer

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, Java/JVM

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Aldridge

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Vacancy: Senior Java Developer

Skills: a solid technical background in developing high quality, scalable Java applications using microservice/distributed systems architecture.

Location: Leeds - Remote working and flexible hours available

Package: £65,000 plus benefits including annual bonus scheme, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays plus on-site gym, free onsite parking AND MORE!

The Role

This is an exciting time to join a hugely successful SaaS business who are embarking on a phase of real growth with their product and business. You will be playing an integral role within this next phase of growth using your technical Java skills to develop clean functional code on new and existing features of their product and will see the impact you are having from day 1! The company are rolling out a very exciting new feature in Spring 2021 of which you will be having a first hand role in developing - so there is all an extensive amount of autonomy within this role!

You will be joining a close-knit agile team of 10 who work collaboratively using CI and CD in addition to sitting within a TDD environment. There is lots of scope for progression within this business with previous people within this position are now sitting at Head of Development.

It will be essential for you to have the ability to work proactively with both people and tech; as this company are going through a phase of growth they are looking for someone who isn't afraid to pitch it with new ideas to discuss and implement.

Senior Java Developer role requirements:

  • 2 + years of solid technical experience in developing high quality, scalable and secure Java applications and services, using microservice/distributed systems architecture
  • Spring
  • TDD
  • Relational Databases (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Java Persistence API (JPA) / Hibernate

With this been a Senior position, they expect you to have sound experience in the following areas: -

  • HTTP/REST Web Services
  • Document Databases
  • Maven
  • Gradle
  • Git
  • HTML /CSS / JavaScript - Ideally exposure to a framework (not essential)

The Company

This really is an environment where you can progress from day 1, they take growth seriously and if you want to upskill yourself, they will do everything to make it happen. They encourage experimenting and trying new things every single day. You will have access to an extensive benefits package, flexible working arrangements and the very latest technology to support you every step of the way.

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