Java developer - integration project

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SAM HOGGAN
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Java Developer

A core Java developer is required for an urgent contract role based in Glasgow city centre to work on a large scale integration project.
The role would suit candidates who have a foundation in Java with particular emphasis on Scripting and Databases. You will be responsible for developing required systems enhancements, liaising closely with the business users to elicit and document their requirements, providing support in the UAT testing stages, providing bug fixes, and providing ongoing production support post-deployment.

The role requires someone who is flexible, able to respond to a dynamic business environment, and able to take ownership and responsibility for the delivery deadlines.

Skills Required:

  • Strong experience of software development using Java
  • Automated testing including unit, integration and end-to-end testing
  • Strong Object Oriented skills
  • Exposure to continuous integration, build tools and scripting
  • Use of source code version control using tools such as Git, Subversion or Mercurial
  • Good database knowledge of SQL
  • Development of highly concurrent systems (multithreaded and/or distributed)
  • UML
  • Experience of web / app containers such as Jetty, Tomcat, JBoss, Weblogic

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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