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Java Developer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abiodun Bailey

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Java, Swing, JavaFX, UI, GUI, Junit, JSon, Agile, SQL, PostgreSQL, Websockets

Java Developer

My client is a leading Financial services company based in City of London seeking a Java developer with strong Java skills to work on a brand new in-house agile project, working front-to-back on the delivery of an internal Platform.

Team Overview:

The development team is a small and focused group using a Scrum methodology. Java (JEE /JavaFX/Swing), PostgreSQL is the core platforms and products. RESTfulservices, Websockets and JSON are the key technologies.


  • Day-to-day development of business requirements
  • Compliance with code quality measurements (Coverage, complexity etc)
  • Documentation of practice, processes and software


  • Production of functional/design specifications.
  • Liaison with Business Analysts, Qa Analysts and end users
  • Extensive Java: Core SDK (1.8), JEE 7
    • CDI
    • Websockets API
  • Application Servers (Red Hat EAP 6/7)
  • Junit 4x & unit test based UI automation
  • Good experience of an event-based UI framework (JavaFX, Swing, Flex, GWT/Vaadin for example)
  • Experience of full-stack development including client, server and database
  • Knowledge and appreciation of Continuous Integration
  • Relational Database Systems & SQL - preferably exposure to PostgreSQL
  • Maven 3


  • Ability to work to deadlines & be delivery focused
  • Willingness & aptitude to learn new skills and to contribute to the team's continuous improvement ethic
  • Must demonstrate a pro-active attitude

Java, Swing, JavaFX, UI, GUI, Junit, JSon, Agile, SQL, PostgreSQL, Websockets