Java Developer

Java Developer

Whitehall Resources are currently looking for a Java Developer located in South London for an initial 2 month contract.

***Candidate must be a resident in the UK for last 5 years and not traveled outside of the UK for longer than 1 month in duration within the last 5 years

Looking for Java developers (CTC security clearance) to join us on a Government Department team. The developer will be responsible for code development through the entire lifecycle from development through to production. They will be contributing to key components and shared common services as well as be keen to open source and share their work with the open community and other Government Departments. Youll undertake cross-functional engineering projects, working in small teams with other engineers in different knowledge spheres, building supportable, sustainable and reliable services.

The personal traits we are looking for are:
– Passion for technology
– Showing initiative
– Flexible and able to self-learning
– Being a team player, i.e. take ownership of contributing to the overall team capability and knowledge

The successful applicant must be able to integrate into our way of working and the principals we use when making strategic and long-term decisions. The must have technologies are:
– Java8
– Develop REST API service in Java with Maven and in-house libraries
– Containerise app / service with Docker
– Deploy app / service via Kubernetes
– Unit Testing
– Mentoring junior engineers
– Spring Framework
– REST architectural pattern
– Git software configuration control environments such as Bitbucket
– Exposure to agile development techniques

Nice to Have:
– Kafka, Kafka streaming
– ELK (ElasticSearch Logstash and Kibana) Stack
– AWS S3
– HBase
– Samza
– Docker
– Python
– Bash
– Jenkins
– Linux
– Collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, etc)

Skills:
– Working within an agile context with the use of CI
– Experience with defining and working with the constraint of NFRs such as cost, scalability, availability


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.