Senior Java Developer

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Senior Java Developer

Dublin City Centre


€70,000 - €75,000

Ref: E10203NL

Job Description

Dublin City Centre Financial Services client requires a Java Developer for a permanent role with experience developing Java web services and Spring components.

Job Responsibilities

  • The ideal candidate will have proven experience in software development, specifically developing
    Java web services and Spring components, with a track record of high quality delivery, combined
    with a keen appetite for all aspects of software engineering.
  • Design and ensure that requirements and proposed solutions align with technology domains and
    business area strategic directions;
  • Contribute to project planning to define activities, resources, timelines and cost estimates;
    Lead software development effort for specific projects as required;
  • Develop / modify / configure / integrate solution to meet design;
  • Develop, run and verify test cases (e.g. unit, stress, volume, benchmarking, black box routines);
  • Develop / manage solution components (e.g. version control, code, automated build, deploy, unit test scripts, scheduling, configuration, documentation etc.);
  • Manage defects (e.g. diagnosis of defects during testing phases, prioritization and scoping of defect resolution and enhancements, vendor engagement);
  • Provide consultation and support for testing phases;
  • Complete deliverables within methodologies and change management processes (e.g. documentation);
  • Participate / coordinate / create / execute implementation plan;
  • Support Solutions post implementation – Investigation, analysis, tracking, resolution;
  • Contribute to system health/vitality activities;
  • Identify / recommend / implement enhancements, standards, methods, tools, processes and practices for SDEs;
  • Assess the impacts of scope changes to SD activities, Identify and assess risks;
  • Contribute to the identification of hardware requirements, software, tools, and training needs;
  • Lead, consult with and mentor I.S. / business / external partners by providing support and direction on SD processes and practices;
  • Support peer development (e.g. mentorship, coaching, training).

Experience Required

  • 7+ years Java programming experience;
  • Experience in effectively applying I.S. and industry methods, processes, and practices while
    working within a governance structure;
  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, Service-oriented architectures
    (SOA) and relational databases;
  • Good knowledge of System Architectures, Software Engineering, and DevOps / Agile practices –
    experience of Agile Methodologies and operating in agile / scrum based teams;
  • Strong competencies in Analysis & Problem Solving, Collaboration & Teamwork, Communication,
  • Planning and Organising, and Working on own Initiative;
  • Ability to multitask while maintaining a high level of attention to detail;
  • A solution driven, self-starter with commitment and follow through;
  • Fluent in English – written and verbal.

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of insurance or financial services industry applications and functionality;
  • Experience developing Broker IT / Broker portal solutions for the Insurance Industry;
  • Experience of Team Leading, Balancing Workloads, Performance Management, and Staff Mentoring;
  • Knowledge and experience of Angular, npm, TypeScript, HTML and CSS;
  • Experience using JIRA;
  • Working knowledge of German language;

Educational Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 37.5 hour week
  • Pension
  • Annual Leave
  • Bonus

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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