Senior Developer Java


£600 - £700 a day

Senior Web Developer - Java/JavaScript - Agile - TDD
6 Months contract
The Senior Web Developer will create new and unique web applications, with a focus on Java/JavaScript based architecture. Apart from developing enterprise solutions, you will also work on short and fast paced proof of concepts and demo projects, showing off the versatility and functionality of our product to internal stakeholders.
In this role, you will be working with and mentoring other engineers/developers to create a range of innovative web products and solutions, balancing user needs against business goals and technology capabilities. Your extensive experience will provide knowledge to the development team across the range of tools and platforms that the team works with and you will be expected to lead in the development of the front end applications and web sites developing great user experiences across different browsers and devices.
Principal Accountabilities:Providing technical leadership across aspects of the technology stack and demonstrate strong problem solving skillsUtilising and championing agile technical practices; TDD, Continuous Integration/Delivery, pair programming, refactoring, emergent designIntroducing Open Source products and tools as appropriate to optimise the delivery timescale and quality of the software productApplying expert knowledge in design workshops utilising emergent design and architectural principles and patterns to produce well-engineered solutions.Participate and contribute to all agile ceremonies; planning, estimation, show & tells and retrospectives.Work with analysts to interpret high level requirements for complex, large scale initiatives and decomposing them into independent stories for consumption by team memberEscalating complex challenges, issues and risks as well as proposed mitigating actionsDriving continuous improvement efforts by identifying and championing practical means of reducing time to market while maintaining high quality products
Essential Experience and Skills Required:Mobile first, responsive design, progressive enhancementHTML5, appreciation of semanticsCSS - SASS/LESS/PostCSSJavascript – single page applications e.g. ReactJs/AngularJSServer side languages and architecture, ideally Java SpringBuild tools – e.g. Grunt/GulpBDD/TDD testing tools - e.g. Mocha/Jasmine/KarmaCode quality - hinting/lintingGit - branching/merging/pull requestsLean/Agile/Scrum
Desirable:Design PatternsSecurity - OWASP top 10WACG 2.0, WAI-ARIA techniquesCloud based environments (AWS)
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Posted by Elevate Direct, 15 May