Java Developer Job, Oxfordshire

Are you a talented Software Engineer with a talent with Java? Do you hold expertise working in Agile environments within busy development teams?

Our client is a global giant in their arena and they are looking for an experienced Java Developer to join their development team onsite in Oxford.

Java Developer – Oxford – up to £55,000 per annum

Candidates will be required to satisfy full UK SC Clearance for this position

Are you a talented Software Engineer with a talent with Java? Do you hold expertise working in Agile environments within busy Development teams?

Our client is a global giant in their arena and they are looking for an experienced Java Developer to join their development team onsite in Oxford. You will be passionate about delivering world-class software to their international clients and contribute to and enhancing their Agile, test-driven development processes.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop software, working with the rest of the development team to follow our best practice approach for developer testing, developing/improving unit tests, applying peer review processes, and delivering software of the highest quality that meets design goals
  • Work with the Lead Architect to ensure that the Development Process is applied and proactively assist in refining and improving this as our software and technology changes over time
  • Advise the Lead Architect on advancements in technology that may need to be incorporated into our software
  • Contribute to design meetings and reviews in both a technical and use-case driven capacity
  • Support the Quality Assurance function
  • Ensure software operates to relevant Accessibility standards
  • Provide efficient and effective support to the Help Desk and Operations Manager in order to resolve customer issues
  • Solve critical customer issues via technical support including the development of stable software patches on product systems

Key Skills and Experience

  • Expertise in Enterprise Java with experience with Java 9+ being beneficial
  • Good knowledge of object-orientation, patterns and software design
  • Commercial RDBMS and SQL experience ideally with MySQL
  • Web-based development and associated standards, including an eye for creating a clean UX, cross-browser development, and experience in meeting accessibility standards
  • Experience using Ant, JUnit, and Tomcat or equivalent technologies, in a continuous integration context
  • Prior experience of agile methodology.
  • A proactive approach to ensuring tasks assigned are completed to a high standard
  • High levels of professionalism and communication skills and the willingness to provide efficient and effective support when dealing with other employees
  • A desire to learn and grow both in terms of IT and product knowledge, and in terms of emerging technologies and methodologies
  • Close collaboration across our business to build and maintain bridges with our sales and services operations

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  • Oxfordshire (Oxfordshire, England)
    Job Location
  • £45000 - £55000 per annum
    Job Salary/Pay Rate
  • Permanent
    Employment Type
  • Intermediate
    Job Level

  • Job Category