Lead Java Developer – 24 Months – Hybrid Working – Inside IR35 – per day – SC Cleared

We are looking for a Lead Java Developer to join one of our clients for a 24 month contract. This role requires you to be on site 2 days per week in either London, Manchester or Leeds whichever is best for you.

This role is inside IR35 and you will need to hold current active SC clearance.

Experience Needed:

– Recent experience with Java 11 (or later).

– Good understanding of TDD, BDD and current development practices (eg, CI/CD, Containerisation, RESTful services, Microservice architecture, code re-use, design patterns etc).

– Platform knowledge: AWS, Mongo, Oracle Java 8, Jenkins, Self-hosted Github Kafka Languages and frameworks knowledge: Java 11, CXF (Java), Spring Boot (Java), Jetty (Java), Mustache, HTML, JavaScript following, CSS

– Techniques knowledge: Agile, Kanban, Clean Architecture, SOLID Principles, TDD, Pair Programming, Trunk based development, RESTful APIs

– Tools knowledge: Splunk, Zabbix, Dynatrace, Terraform, Ansible, NPM

– Experience with large microservice architectures.

– Experience of working in an Agile environment.

– Be willing to work in a pair programming environment.

– Have experience in implementing APIs for internal and external use.

– Have the skills to build up a useful, robust automated test suite to support a continuous deployment environment.

– Be involved in the wider web development community, identifying good practices we can adopt and sharing our experiences.

– Be knowledgeable of tools and techniques used within the wider team.

– Have an ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.

– Have working knowledge of Unix-like operating systems such as Linux and/or Mac OS X.

– Have the ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques.

– Understand of the use of Responsive Web Design.

If you think you would be a good fit for this role, please apply here. We look forward to hearing from you!

– SmartSourcing are a Disability Confident Employer and we promote, celebrate and value diversity, we are committed to promoting equality and inclusion for all.