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Java Developer, Contract, £650+ p/d, Umbrella only

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £600.00 - £650.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Java & Dev Ops
  • Contact: Scott McCormick
  • Duration: 3 Months+
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 April 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -022021-456511

My client, a well known retail business, has a need for an experienced Java Developer to join their team ASAP.

Programming :
Language: Java 8 (must have) , GoLang (nice to have)

Scripting : bash

  • Understands framework and enough of tool ecosystem of chosen language to implement end to end component with minimal assistance
  • Comfortable producing and refactoring code without assistance
  • Able to test drive features in programming language of choice
  • Understands different major language paradigms (OOP)
  • Understands presence of abstraction beneath language (JVM/CLR)
  • Can reason about complexity of algorithms (time and space) and code (cyclomatic)
  • Can debug code
  • Can understand and resolve complex issues

Development Practice:

  • Understands BDD/TDD/Performance/Security/Smoke testing
  • Understands CI and CD, writes tests to ensure CI/CD processes work
  • Working knowledge of CI tooling
  • Github knowledge

Cloud :

  • Understanding Cloud Infrastructure( any cloud) Azure preferable


  • Java/ J2EE
  • Cloud Solutions - working on Azure or AWS
  • Containers Management -using tools like Docker, Rocket and Drawbridge
  • Continuous Integration/ Continuous Deployment - using tools like Maven and Jenkins
  • IDL Definition - using tools like RAML or Swagger
  • Code Development - using IDE's like Eclipse or IntelliJ
  • Web API's - for Information Exchange
  • Collaboration - using tools like Git-Hub and JIRA