Senior Java Developer (SC Cleared)

Senior Java Developer (SC Cleared)

Category: Development/Engineering
City: Surrey, England - South West, United Kingdom
Position ID: J1020-2902
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

We are looking to expand our development teams, which build and maintain a number of operational systems for a key client within our Defence and Intelligence portfolio. The role offers fantastic opportunities to lead a team developing leading edge and bespoke technologies within an interesting and rewarding environment.

All successful applicants must hold, or be eligible & willing to obtain, UK Security Clearance (SC) with the view to progressing to higher level clearance if required.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The Team is primarily focused on the development of new capabilities for our client using an Agile delivery framework, in addition to providing third line support for operational systems. We are after an experienced Software Engineer who is able to work alongside the Technical Architect and development teams out of our Leatherhead Delivery Centre. Candidates must have proven team leadership skills, be pro-active, take ownership of tasks and provide technical governance and development of a team of highly motivated software developers.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Experience of System Testing and experience of automated testing – e.g. unit tests, integration tests, mocking/stubbing.
• Experience of using Linux as a deployment platform and day-to-day development environment – e.g. has experience of package management, networking configuration etc.
• Experience of a version control system: e.g. Git (preferred), SVN, Mercurial.
• Experience of continuous integration & analysis systems: e.g. Jenkins, SonarQube, FindBugs.
• Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies – e.g. Apache Tomcat, Log4J, Maven, Spring, RabbitMQ.
• Experience of automation/configuration management (i.e. Ansible).
• Able to write, review and assure technical documentation such as LLDs, user guides, release notes etc.
Desirable Skills:
• Experience of working in an Agile project delivery environment, using SCRUM.
• Experience of using Cloudera Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH) or other Big Data technologies.
• Experience of providing technical assurance for bids/proposals.
• Front-end development expertise with JavaScript and the REACT/MaterialUI framework.
• Experience of writing RESTful web services.

Security Clearance: Must be UK national – and either hold, or willing to gain higher level Security Cleared (SC).


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