Java Developer

  • Location

    Livingston, West Lothian

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    £400 - £500 per day

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    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Java Developer

Remote then Livingston

6-month Contract + Extension

£400 - £500

Fancy working with the Europe's leading Entertainment Company? We are looking for a Java Developer to join our team in Livingston.

The client is a large entertainment organisation; they excite and inspire customers with leading innovations and technologies in the entertainment industry. They strive to be the best for customers and the people working for them. They are always looking for ways to improve. That spirit has made us what we are today, and it will drive us to become what we want to be tomorrow.

As a Java Developer you will…

  • Work closely with the Solution Architects, Business Analysts, Technical Analysts, Continuous Integration Engineers, E2E Testers and Support team members to ensure that the solutions we build are implemented to the highest standards.
  • Designing and implementing changes to existing software and ensuring that these support both new and established capabilities/functionality.
  • Identifying unit and component test scenarios and verifying the software component(s) work as specified by business stakeholders.
  • Analysing software problems and recommending solutions with minimal assistance.
  • Work as part of an Agile team to implement project capabilities that provide business solutions; leading & coaching other team members on occasion.
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of how we work by being a positive and engaged member of the team.

What we require from you to be successful:

  • Development experience using REST, Java, J2EE and the Spring Framework.
  • Demonstrable knowledge in developing SQL and PL/SQL (Oracle)
  • Experience of test-driven development and associated technologies (e.g. Junit, Cucumber)
  • Familiar with service based development and the associated technologies (application server and web server), including producing / working against services specifications.
  • Familiar with software development methods and frameworks, with an interest in Agile techniques and methods.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide written & verbal updates tailored to your audience.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • The ability to build and maintain internal/external stakeholder relationships to ensure quality and required standards are met and maintained.
  • Knowledge of Communication systems would be desirable but not essential (eg Scriptura, Adobe, SMS technologies, Urban Airship, Apex and Web Technologies etc)
  • Experience of working in a team that is based across different sites and countries would be desirable but not essential

If this is of interest to you then apply today for immediate consideration! Please note that this is a contract opportunity and will require you to work remote until further notice, then you will be required to work out of the clients Livingston Site.