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Software (Java) Engineer







Date added

5th February 2019

Job Description

Software (Java) Engineer – Cambridge

I am proud to be recruiting for a leading Telecommunications company based in South Cambridge. The right candidate will be joining a friendly but fast paced and responsive environment with a very strong track record of delivery.

The role will include development of back-end application software in Java (using Spring Boot Framework), Design and Implementation of RESTful API servers and consumers to integrate platforms with other data providers/consumers, Design of SQL and other databases, Functional and unit test of software developed by you and others.

The right candidate will have the following:

• 2.1 degree in a numerate / computer science related subject (or equivalent experience)

• Server-side software development in a commercial context using Java

• 3+ years commercial software development using Java and frameworks such as Spring

• Experience with modern application architecture and development practices

• Experience of database development, including Procedural SQL

• Experience of REST API development and testing

• Ability and desire to learn new technologies quickly to react to changing demands

Desirable skill set –

• Knowledge of PHP

• Microservice architecture experience

• Experience of developing for a DevOps environment (Docker/Kubernetes/Ansible)

• Modern web UI development using Javascript frameworks such as Angular

• Messaging queue experience (Kafka, ZeroMQ, RabbitMQ)

• Current experience with JUnit or similar unit testing framework

• Software testing expertise: unit, functional, regression, acceptance

• Experience of debugging and maintaining code written by others

• Mobile application development on the Android platform

• Working in an Agile/SCRUM environment

If you are interested in this role or you would like to learn a little more please get in contact me on 01733 234 000 or .

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