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Software Developer - Java API, Spring - $1.8b Global Brand
Chichester, West Sussex
Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
The Software Developer Opportunity:
The role of Software Developer is to ensure that quality software is delivered according to specification, while the correct procedures are followed in line with technical and business objectives and company strategy.
Who We Are:
We are a $1.8 billion global provider of content-enabled solutions that improve outcomes in research, education, and professional practice. The company’s headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, Canada, South America, and the Middle East.
The Software Developer Role:
The Software Developer will be responsible for providing solutions to day-to-day technical tasks and activities within a team of 4 or 5 developers, under the leadership of a Technical Lead, as part of an implementation team. This role will work closely with Technical Project Managers and Technical Leads to ensure that project deliverables are met on time, schedule and quality measures.
As part of this role the Software Developer will be able to effectively develop and implement functionality as required by the project, with support and mentoring from more senior members of the group. The role will have interactions with technical leads, customers, business analysts, project managers and department senior management.
The Software Developer will work on cost estimates, business requirements and work schedules (plans).
Software Developer Selection Criteria:
> Good working knowledge of the core Java API essential
> Experience of frameworks (Spring essential)
> Experience of version control systems such as SVN and Git
> Good understanding of build automation and automated testing
> XML and related technologies such as XPath, XSLT
> Strong background in Test Driven Development
> Understanding or working knowledge of Behaviour Driven Development
> Marklogic or other XML databases and related technologies such as XQuery
> Working knowledge of Content Management Systems
> Excellent organisational capabilities; managing to plan, prioritise and deliver competing tasks whilst meeting tight deadlines
> Have a broad commercial and technical experience developed in a fast-moving web environment, with a good technical development background
> Have strong problem solving and technical appreciation skills, as well as being detail oriented and Analytical
> Excellent communication skills, both in writing and speaking are a must
> Be educated to University Degree level or equivalent training in the technology arena
Compensation & Benefits:
> Competitive Salary
> Performance Related Incentive Scheme
> Defined contribution pension scheme
> Attractive Company Benefits including 25 days holiday, 50% staff discount, support towards professional qualifications, employee assistance programme
> Should have the right to live and work within the UK
> The closing date for this role is 21st March 2014
> Applications for this role should be submitted with a covering letter and CV
The Software Developer role is managed by agency innovator RecruitmentRevolution.com. Upon receipt of your interest you will receive a follow-up email. If you do not receive this email please contact RecruitmentRevolution.com