API Developer - Java / Fuse

Norwich, Norfolk
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum
04 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: API Developer
Location: Norwich
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Job type: Full time

Our company client is an international insurance business who are currently seeking to take on board a Java/FUSE Engineer for their highly skilled API team. The successful candidate will build and maintain the RESTful APIs that will underpin both their digital apps and also their partners'. The employer's Digital department approach software delivery with an Agile mind-set, focused on delivering small, value driven enhancements often.This is an exciting opportunity for career progression.

The company's scrum teams that include UX Designers, Developers, Testers, BAs and Solution Designers ensure:

* To create brand new experiences.
* Small changes to existing products.
* Investing in maintaining our existing products to improve code quality against our core development principles.

Within the Scrum Team duties will include:

* Negotiate, influence, effectively challenge and gain commitment.
* Help shape product backlogs, new projects and initiatives, assessing the impact of initiatives, programmes or projects on systems/applications.
* Be able to identify and create epics, write userstories, t-shirt sizing and pointing.

Technical background and knowledge required:

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, who is comfortable working with customers, to understand how they use the core API services.
* Technical expertise in Java Development and associated frameworks (Junit, Cucumber, Jenkins, Spring, Maven).
* Hands on experience of developing with RedHat FUSE, Apache ServiceMix or Apache Camel.
* Hands on experience of designing, building and supporting RESTful API's.
* Knowledge of and interest in industry direction and trends within RESTful API development.
* Strong experience of server side Java development and associated concerns (eg. thread Management, database access, ORM and security)
* Hands on experience with working on high volume systems >100-1000 TPS.
* Experience of working in geographically dispersed teams.
* A strong working knowledge of Agile Software Architectures, GoF OO Software Design Patterns, Test and Behaviour Driven Development.

Keywords: Java, Fuse

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