Java Developer – 2366381

Newcastle upon Tyne

£400 a day

Java Developer - 6 Month Contract - NewcastleProfileThe "Intelligence" programme line of Airbus Defence and Space offers an unrivalled combination of Earth observation imagery and geo-information products and services. Their extensive portfolio spans the entire geo-information value chain, providing decision-makers sustainable solutions to increase security, protect the environment and better manage natural resources.Backed by more than 25 years of experience, and with a worldwide presence through 20 offices and more than 100 distributors and partners around the globe, Airbus Defence and Space Intelligence remains fully committed to continuously improving its services and solutions and contributing to the success of its partners and customers.Job descriptionWeb-based client application accessing a number of back-end services: Client application is based around a demonstrator that a 3rd party developed for us. We have since made some modifications to this (mostly cosmetic, to standardise look-and feel). Goal is to expand on and industrialise this: Back-end services to be developed in Java, and run within an application server (Tomcat or JBoss)Data services to provide web services interfaces for data access, including some OGC-compliant interfaces for spatial/mapping data.

GeoWebCache and GeoServer being used to provide OGC servicesData storage in PostgreSQL/PostGisSolution to be deployed to cloud environment (likely Google Cloud) so experience of this environment would be helpful but far from essential. Will be using cloud as IaaS rather than PaaS, and in-house development environment is non-cloud VM infrastructure RequirementsEssential Java 7+Angular JSBootstrapOpenlayersJavascriptTomcat or JBossPostgreSQL / PostGIS Desirable GeoWebCacheGeoServerGoogle CloudPythonAgile / Scrum ADDITIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION: WE SEEK A SYSTEMS ENGINEER WHO HAS WORKED IN A MILITARY / DEFENCE ENVIRONMENT / INDUSTRY WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS OR WHO IS CAPABLE OF OBTAINING SECURITY CLEARANCE (SC LEVEL MINIMUM)

Posted by Morson International, 17 Jul