Java Developer

Location
London
Salary
Up to £550 per Day
Posted
26 Jan 2017
Closes
23 Feb 2017
Ref
J5328
Clearance Level
DV
Job Type
Contract

Job Role:          Java Developer

Location:          London

Type:                Contract

Duration:           6 Months

Salary/Rate:      Up to £550 per Day

Start Date:        ASAP

Clearance:         DV Clearance

Java Developer – Contract – London – Up to £550 Per Day

Key Responsibilities:

  • Software development on client projects either on an individual basis or within software development teams.
  • Respond to client requests, anticipating and meeting client problems and needs using innovative approaches when applicable.
  • Deliver high quality work to meet client expectations and project deadlines.
  • Involvement in all aspects of the development life cycle.
  • Share knowledge with colleagues and assist team members with their objectives.
  • Respond to, and resolve, technical issues.
  • Work alongside clients or directly for client personnel.
  • Contribute to improve software development approaches and quality of deliverables.
  • Report progress to manager, highlighting issues before they become a problem.

Essential Requirements:

  • Solid Java experience in either: Java J2EE development; experience of server-side Java is essential (Glassfish, WebSphere, WebLogic, Jboss). Commercial EJB experience, or Java Rich GUI development (SWING, SWT, Eclipse RCP)
  • Experience of at least one relational database preferably Oracle, SQLServer or Sybase and operating system either UNIX or NT.
  • Full development life cycle experience.
  • Capable of working to strict deadlines.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of a software development methodology and structured approaches to development.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivated and motivates others keeping morale and performance high.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work well under pressure to meet deadlines and manage business expectations.
  • Excellent relationship building skills with stakeholders, vendors and suppliers.
  • Excellent technical presentation skills.
  • Strong progress and issue reporting skills.
  • Understanding of existing and emerging technologies.
  • Flexible approach to hours, dress (smart or casual to suit client environment) work location and tasks to meet client needs.

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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV security clearance. If you do not hold an active DV clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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