Senior Java Developer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Tech Talent Solutions

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matthew Forbes

  • Contact email:

    matthew.forbes@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/477726_1533315414

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

About the Java Developer Role:

This high priority role will work on bespoke solutions for various clients so guarantees regular change in project involvement and the option to engage with clients. The Development team is about 50 strong across various disciplines and utilises several programming language and platforms. This role will be part of a squad that works to an Agile methodology with regular SCRUM meetings to ensure consistency and focus.

About You

We are looking for an experienced and competent Developer to join a well established and very close-knit team delivering software solutions for clients within financial services across the globe. We are looking for someone who will work effectively on their own but with people form various other teams, typically in the same building but also with a newly forms offshore team. Internal and external communication is pivotal part of this role so confident communication is expected.

Essential Skills and Competencies:
* Solid experience of Object Oriented programming in Java
* Experience of or at least a good understanding of Unit Testing
* Exposure to Junit
* Experience with C#.Net or with Oracle PL/SQL is highly desired and beneficial as would experience of Spring, JDBS, Hibernate, experience with Web Services and Soap UI
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Fluency in a second language would be advantageous

About the Company

This company are based in very centre of Edinburgh with various modes or transport and a short walk from either train station making it applicable to people out-with Edinburgh. Their office has all the mod-cons and amenities you could want, a fully equipped kitchen but many shops, etc close to the office. This is a very multi-cultural company who are heavily investing in their team through organic growth making it an excellent time to join.

Salaries of £40,000 - £55,000 subject to experience will be considered and will be complemented by some excellent staff benefits.

Applicants must have the existing right to live and work in the UK as visa sponsorship is sadly not an option. The interview process is typically 2 stages with the first being telephone and a 2nd being a mandatory interview in-person in Edinburgh and the hiring manager has promised to begin the processes you as a candidate can manage.

For more details of the Java Developer position, please send in your CV as the first step. A cover letter is not essential.

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