My Dublin based client is looking to hire a Java contractor. The contract will be for 6 months with possible extensions.
Responsible for the design, development, enhancement, triage, and debugging of J2E, Java & Mobile applications. Ensure that all key technical requirements are identified, estimated, designed, documented, implemented and integration tested. Produce detailed technical specifications based on business requirements documents. Build high quality designs & solutions using your expertise in Java and JEE and in accordance with the development standards. Ensure that consistent design patterns, methodologies and design documentation are maintained across all of your development projects. Perform (and support) technical & design reviews of your own and other IT projects. Unit test all your code prior to release to ensure quality solutions are delivered. Provide additional support on delivered code when necessary.
Work closely with the Business Analysts, Testing and Support teams to ensure all technical requirements for new projects are captured, designed and developed according to those requirements. Ensure urgent customer issues are resolved through triaging, troubleshooting and quickly applying solutions to any identified problems. Work on collaborative cross technology and cross division projects where Java applications interact with a range of business logic interfaces & systems.
Skills and Competencies
Strong Time Management, Communication, Commitment & Co-operation, Ownership & Accountability. Ability to prioritise workload and manage time effectively. Results driven and solution oriented – displays strong personal drive and energy to see things through to conclusion. Ability to work effectively on own and within a team environment -including with distributed teams.
Desired requirements /skills /experience
Good understanding of Unix based operating systems (Linux), including writing of shell scripts. Good knowledge of JBoss and/or Websphere, version control systems like SVN & GIT, build automation tools like Maven & Gradle, and bug management tools such as JIRA.
Experience of financial/insurance sector.
Experience of working in an Agile environment, or Test Driven Development (TDD).
Experience of developing applications in Angular 1 and above.
Mobile App development experience.