• Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    IT & Computer
  • Deadline:
    March 30, 2019

Job Responsibilities

  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and customization. 

Qualification

  • 5+ years of Java web application development
  • A University Degree or equivalent in information technology, computer science/engineering.
  • A master’s degree in a related field would be advantageous.
  • Take ownership and responsibility for key technical decisions and get agreement across the team for the approach chosen

Experience and Essential Skills

  • Proficient in Java, with a good knowledge of its ecosystems
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Developing quality, supportable code to ensure long term sustainable systems
  • Working as part of an established product development team
  • Working with testers to create solid acceptance criteria and automated tests
  • Pairing with other developers
  • Contributing to software architecture design and development
  • Coaching and mentoring more junior members of staff
  • Skill for writing reusable Java libraries
  • Knowledge of concurrency patterns in Java
  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, JDBC, and RESTful
  • Experience with popular web application frameworks, such as Play and Spark
  • Familiarity with GUI frameworks (such as Ext JS, Jasper Report, Swing, SWT, and AWT depending on project requirements)
  • Extensive software development experience across different technologies and technical stacks.
  • Comfortable working in an Agile delivery environment
  • Solid understanding of DevOps and continuous integration and be able to update scripts if required.
  • Solid experience creating software with acceptance criteria and automated testing.
  • Some experience working on front end development