Senior Java Developer


£500 - £600 a day

Role: Senior Java Developer
Location: London
Duration: 3 months initial with extension opportunities
Start Date: ASAP
Rates: up to £600/day

My London based client is currently looking for an experienced Senor Java Developer to join them on an initial 3 month contract with strong likelihood of extensions. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable, experienced and passionate about technology. You will enjoy pairing with other smart people and use Agile methodologies to ensure your projects and team succeed to add value as well as being a highly motivated individual who possesses excellent technical skills and can demonstrate a thorough appreciation of software engineering principles and best practices.

Essential Skills:

A passion for Agile methodologies and concepts such Lean, and Kanban as well as XP practices including Pair Programming, TDD, BDD & DDD
Proven delivery experience of high volume, high availability, large-scale backend systems
IntelliJ IDEA
Testing tools (Cucumber) & mock frameworks (Mockito) – or equivalent
Spring, Junit and dropwizard
A background in Continuous Integration and Delivery practices


Knowledge of other JVM based languages (Groovy, Scala, etc)
Interest and experience of DevOps
Experience with logging, monitoring and alerting tools, e.g. Splunk, Logstash, Kibana, App Dynamics, Elastic Search, Grafana etc
Experience with MongoDB or other No SQL databases
MicroServices Architecture
Shell scripting - Linux Bash
Have an understanding of how the web works including familiarity with web security and attack countermeasures
Active participation in relevant technology communities (e.g. meet-ups, network events, blogging)

If this role sounds of interest and you require further information then please respond with an up to date copy of your CV.

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Posted by Hydrogen Group, 13 Mar