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Java Developer **Opportunity to learn Scala**

  • Salary: £450 - £550 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 22/11/2017
  • Job reference: J374653A

Java Developer

West Yorkshire

6 month Contract

negotiable

*Please note, this position would suit a strong Java Developer who has a keen interest in learning Scala*

My market leading, global client are currently looking for a number of Java Developers to join them on an interim basis. As a Java Developer you will be a disciplined professional that displays technical aptitude and will possess a level of business acumen. You will work in a dedicated product stream as part of a self-organising and empowered team (Agile). In bi-weekly iterations using XP and Scrum you will showcase the functionality you have completed and deliver high-quality working software to a production environment.

Your Key Responsibilities:

As a Software Developer you'll be knowledgeable and passionate about technology, enjoy pairing with other smart people and use agile to ensure your projects succeed. You will have the freedom to promote new and exciting technologies to the development stack.

  • Develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Test Driven Development and Pair Programming

Your Skills

  • Experience developing Java
  • A strong interest and willingness to learn Scala
  • Knowledge and experience of a wide range of best of breed open source and commercial technologies
  • Experience of software development for high capacity, high traffic, high availability websites/systems
  • You are an advocate of TDD, BDD and Agile principles (Scrum and XP)
  • You love getting involved in all parts of the development process, collaborating closely in a cross-functional team.
  • You are creative and keen to push forward internal development through participating in guilds, sharing knowledge and keeping on top of the latest technologies.

To be considered for the role, please submit your CV in the first instance.

Java Developer

West Yorkshire

6 month Contract

negotiable

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