Java Software Engineer: South Birmingham: £40,000 -£60,000

Broster Buchanan Ltd
£40,000 per annum
12 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Java Software Engineer: South Birmingham: £40,000 -£60,000 + package

Broster Buchanan are engaged with a key client that are looking for a number of Java Software Engineers to help with the current growth plans.

Key Tasks:

  • Work as part of a skilled team, following and promoting development best practices
  • Work closely with all team members in an agile development environment and always strive for process improvement
  • Architect and develop robust, scalable and performant back end solutions
  • Mentor and share knowledge with team members
  • Stay up to date with latest technology trends in Industry

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Significant commercial Java development experience
  • Strong understanding of OO development, patterns and best practices
  • Concrete understanding of RESTful design principles
  • Excellent knowledge of web service development best practices
  • Good knowledge of web service security best practices
  • Good knowledge of the Spring framework or similar
  • Good database design and development skills
  • Database optimization experience
  • Experience in profiling and optimizing all aspects of the system architecture
  • Ability to communicate effectively both inside and outside the technical team

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Strong working knowledge of source control systems e.g. GIT, Mercurial
  • Interest in developing with big data platforms e.g. Hadoop
  • Experience with Azure hosted cloud environments
  • Passionate about Agile development best practices
  • Experience with TDD best practices
  • Experience with setup and maintenance of Continuous Integration tools
  • Interest in current Dev-ops technologies