Java Developer

Java Developer required by Whitehall Resources on an initial 6 month contract based in Essex.

The Developer will work within a Development team and may be involved in development of new products and maintenance of existing products.

Role & Responsibilities:
– Carrying out development in accordance with the agreed requirements and development standards
– Testing of products in accordance with the test strategy to ensure that they are fit for purpose
– Assisting the Team Leader in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion
– Completion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as required
– Management and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility as requested by the Team Leader, including negotiation with other teams as necessary
– Prompt escalation of problems, issues and risks as necessary
– Playing an active part in Process improvement, awareness of and compliance with all relevant quality processes and procedures, including completion of all the specified quality records

Essential Skills & Experience:
– Agile methods & tools
– Java, Jira and Confluence
– WebMethods
– Weblogic
– Full knowledge of the development lifecycle
– Business Intelligence
– Warehouse Design
– Data Modelling
– Awareness of Risk, Change & Problem Management
– Awareness of Configuration Management

Advantageous Skills & Experience:
– DevOps
– BitBucket