Full Stack Java Developer (React)

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    South West London, London

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    Up to £550 per annum

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    Chris Tomlinson

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    11 months ago

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Job Title: Full Stack Java Developer (React)
Location: London
Rate: Up to £550 based on relevant experience
Duration: 3-6 months

Would you like to join Europe's most popular broadcasting and media brands? Our client is looking for talented Full Stack Developers within Java and React.

They're at the forefront of innovation whilst pushing boundaries and you'll be given the freedom and support you need to make an impact!

You will be based on site working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the way in entertainment. With over 20 million customers at the heart of everything they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they're not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.

Our client is a mature team who are strong practitioners of TDD and pair programming. We strive to continuously improve by using a variety of Agile techniques taken from XP, Kanban and Scrum. They value everyone, regardless of their experience and encourage them to have a voice and contribute to the team.

They're looking for Full Stack developers who are keen to collaborate in cross-functional teams as well as expand their skill set across new technologies and cloud platforms such as Kubernetes - now extensively used across our new application estate.

Your technical skills:

  • A passion for Agile methodologies and concepts such Lean, and Kanban as well as XP practices including pair programming, TDD and BDD
  • Proven delivery experience of high volume, high availability, large-scale backend system
  • High level experience Java, IntelliJ IDEA and Spring boot Framework
  • Experience with React Framework
  • Experience with Testing tools (JUnit, Cucumber, Gatling) & mock frameworks (Mockito) - or equivalent
  • Experience RESTful APIs
  • Experience in Continuous Integration and Delivery practices
  • Experience with Couchbase, MongoDB or other No SQL databases
  • Experience with Microservices Architecture
  • Some experience of Groovy

Our principles and values:

  • We encourage everyone to contribute to product development from the outset through pair programming.
  • We believe that pair programming produces better quality code and makes the team go faster in the long run.
  • We are enthusiastic about crafting quality software to solve complex problems and deliver value.
  • We believe that the best way to deliver value is by building software incrementally and responding to feedback.
  • We value everyone's opinion and reach decisions as a team, encouraging people to practice presenting and articulating their ideas.
  • Our people are proactive in collaborating with everyone inside and outside the team - we rely on face-to-face communication a lot.
  • We understand the value of mentoring other people and sharing knowledge at all levels of experience.
  • We believe in giving and receiving regular feedback to and from colleagues to help everyone improve.

If you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, please submit your CV in the first instance.