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      Java Developer

      Location: Birmingham

      Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum

      Contract Type: Permanent

      Java Developer (JAVA 11 Spring boot AWS / Cloud Hibernate, Maven Git SQL). 1 day per week in the office

      About the Company

      Our client boasts a long-standing reputation working in a niche and highly successful business sector. As the business continues to experience remarkable growth, they remain committed to fostering a working environment that thrives on innovation and encourages employee growth.

      About the Role

      An exciting opportunity has emerged to be a part of the company’s Technology function, (JAVA 11 Spring boot AWS / Cloud Hibernate, Maven Git SQL) contributing to its transition to a client-centric, product-based organization. As a key member of the team responsible for developing the next-generation servicing platform, you’ll play a vital role in developing APIs within the application for the benefit of the organization and its clients.

      Key Responsibilities

      In this role, you will be entrusted with the following responsibilities:

      Designing, developing, and implementing solutions based on outline specifications provided by the Product Owner and Application Architects.
      Collaborating within an Agile Scrum team, ensuring active engagement in all ceremonies and making valuable contributions.
      Producing high-quality program code and specifications that meet the required standards.
      Supporting system integration testing, including active participation in test planning.
      Proactively identifying and implementing service improvements to enhance overall efficiency.
      Providing flexibility in assisting with various tasks, including troubleshooting, environment management, product demonstrations, coaching, and mentoring other team members.
      Participating in development planning and estimating to ensure successful project execution.

      Key Duties

      Your primary duties will include:

      Active engagement at Agile Scrum ceremonies, contributing to the team’s success.
      Development of RESTful APIs to enhance the application’s functionality.
      Creating code with automated unit and integration tests for optimal performance.
      Collaborating with Product Owners to refine requirements and ensure alignment.
      Engaging with other team members and stakeholders to foster a collaborative work environment.
      Providing valuable advice and guidance to fellow developers as needed.

      About You

      To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and qualities:

      Demonstrable and extensive Java experience (JAVA 11 and Java17), with a minimum of two years of commercial experience.
      Demonstrable Springboot experience 2.5x and above, showcasing your expertise.
      Demonstrable experience of AWS Cloud-based development, including EKS, RDS, and DocumentDB.
      Extensive experience working within an Agile Scrum environment, contributing to successful project delivery.
      Strong expertise in Hibernate and Maven, as well as knowledge of Git and SQL.
      Proven experience working in a flexible environment, adapting to new technologies and approaches.
      Demonstrated track record within a software development environment, delivering commercial applications.

      A strong desire to learn new technologies, techniques, and approaches to further enhance your skill set.
      Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, driving success within a self-directed team.

      In return – Amazing training , benefits, career development with a friendly fun and progressive culture

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