Full Stack Java Developer

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Full Stack Java Developer

Dublin City Centre



Ref: E9148NB

Job Description

My Dublin City Centre based client is recruiting for Full Stack Java Developer. This role is on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will take ownership or work, commit to building high quality, extensible code and who has experience of working within an Agile Software Development Team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for end-to-end development and execution – from design to production
  • Deliver robust, reliable test-driven software against user stories in a timely manner
  • Develop high-volume, high-availability, low-latency microservices and platform
  • Participate in user story analysis, design and delivery, always incorporating extensibility and scalability
  • Make use of the right technology stack for implementations (e.g. languages, libraries, frameworks)
  • Balance the risk of technical debt while delivering the MVP
  • Collaborate effectively with other team members and people throughout the organisation to deliver a successful product

Experience Required

  • 5+ years professional development experience of Java 8 or 9 and Spring Framework (Spring Boot, Spring Security, Spring Data, Spring Web)
  • Comprehensive knowledge and expertise in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript frameworks (especially React.js)
  • Expert level knowledge of JavaScript; understanding of prototypical inheritance, scope, closure and exposure to all pitfalls and ‘gotchas’ of JavaScript
  • Expertise in Responsive Web Design for large scale consumer facing web platforms
  • Experience of developing optimized and clean frontend code
  • Experience of asynchronous/non-blocking architectures
  • Experience of designing scalable distributed systems
  • Familiarity with distributed messaging queues i.e. Kafka, Rabbit MQ, ActiveMQ
  • Experience of microservices architectures
  • Expert knowledge in version control systems, ideally Git
  • Experience of integrating REST/JSON based back-end services
  • Knowledge of build systems such as Grunt and Gulp
  • Familiarity with distributed caching i.e. Redis
  • Experience with Spring Data JPA, Hibernate
  • Excellent understanding of relational and non-relational database systems
  • Agile & Scrum Experience
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced development schedule
  • Experience of handling distributed system challenges such as synchronization, performance, testing and monitoring while working with cutting edge technologies
  • Strong communication skills and fluency in verbal and written English are essential

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Developing applications on cloud platforms, preferably AWS
  • Experience of working on high traffic sites
  • Knowledge of page load optimization
  • Experience of CI/CD, containers, Kubernetes, OpenAPI, Elastic Search
  • Experience of developing models and scalable microservices components
  • Exposure to data privacy concepts i.e. GDPR
  • Unit testing, test-driven development and behaviour-driven development
  • Certification as a Java / JEE Developer
  • Product mindset; able to think beyond the product specs considering the larger implications, both technical and user-facing
  • Have been a “go-to” person in your previous teams/organizations

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or similar

Working Hours & Benefits

40 Hour working week




Annual Leave

How to Apply

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