Graduate Java Developer

Posted a week ago by Vital People

Knutsford, Cheshire East
£25,000 - £30,000/annum
A week ago
Vital People

An exciting opportunity for a Graduate Java Developer to join a modern, forward thinking and well established company. Our client, based near Warrington, is looking for the exceptional. The client uses all the latest technology and state they always make their staff the number one priority. You will be working alongside the best Developers in the local area, in a dynamic team that constantly strives for excellence in everything they do.

To apply for the Graduate Java Developer position, you will have an inside out knowledge of Java and will possess the ability to learn anything new very quickly. Knowledge of SQL, REST and JavaScript would also be beneficial. The Graduate Java Developer will be working in cross functional small teams and therefore must thrive in these environments and be willing to have their thoughts challenged and problem solve in innovative ways. You should come from Computer Science degree background or equivalent having achieved a 1st.

This is a fantastic opportunity and the successful candidate will be well rewarded with a great working environment, above average salary, holidays and benefits package.

Hours of work: 9am – 5pm flex can start between 8am and 9:30am

Key Responsibilities :-

· Work in small, cross – functional teams on the desktop and enterprise software products

· Use of Agile, with pair programming, TDD, obsession with quality, rapid release cycles and frequent team retrospectives.

· Learn from and share knowledge with a close-knit group of high performing individuals

· Solve unusual and difficult problems in innovative ways

Essential Skills :-

· Ability to work effectively in small teams

· An in depth knowledge of Java

· Collaborate with in house – researchers to understand domain requirements.

· Ability to problem solve and have thoughts challenged, understand there is more than 1 perspective on any problem

· Knowledge of Ldge, SQL, REST and JavaScript is beneficial

· Knowledge of tooling – IntelliJ IDEA, Junit, Mockito, git, Gradle, TeamCity, Docker and various AWS services

· 3 A Levels at A grade

· First Class Degree

Keywords: Developer, JAva, Software, Development, Cheshire, Agile, TDD, SQL, JavaScript, Docker, REST, C#, Graduate Java Developer

For more information or to apply for this position please call our recruitment team on (phone number removed) or apply online for a call back.

Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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