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Java Developer - SC Cleared

England, Berkshire

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Java Developer - SC Cleared


Java Developer (SC Cleared) - £45-65K - Reading - Governmental Project

Java Developer (SC Cleared) - £45-65K - Reading - Governmental Project

Now is not the time to be thinking about Christmas when you're on the job hunt and with this job they want people to be starting as soon as possible!

Our client, a global IT Consultancy, are working on an exciting piece of work for a client as part of the Government, so need a Java Developer, who is currently SC Cleared, to come in and aid with the project.

You will take a position in its transformation to a cloud-ready solution built upon modern DevOps principles by providing strategic decision making and technical leadership, sharing your Java expertise and providing advice to fellow technically-minded developers.

Experience to be successful in the role:

* Java engineering and general software architecture
* Software lifecycle automation and best practices
* Using consultative approach, engaging with internal and external stakeholders
* Product identification and down-selection
* Problem solving complemented by good analytical and reasoning abilities
* Awareness of security concerns and best practices
* Deployment and management of large-scale systems

Essential skills to be successful in this role:

* Broad knowledge of JAVA / JAVA EE - current and legacy versions, including best practices and patterns for code migrations
* Knowledge of best practices regarding continuous Integration/Delivery Pipelines (Jenkins or similar)
* Experience in setting up Test Automation Frameworks (Selenium, Cucumber, REST Assured)
* Configuration As Code (for example Jenkinsfile, Ansible or similar)
* Continuous Inspection Tooling (for example SonarQube)
* Sound understanding of DevOps principles, practices and philosophy
* Strong communication skills

Desirable skills to be successful in this role:

* Cloud Providers (Azure, AWS)
* Configuration Management Tooling (GitLab or similar)
* Project/Issue Management Tooling (JIRA or similar)
* Infrastructure As Code (ARM Templates, Terraform)
* Containerisation (Docker, Podman) and Container Orchestration Systems (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes)

The client is actively looking for these candidates and will be interviewing within 48 hours. If you'd be keen to hear more, simply send an email to or give me a call on 0203 808 7310.

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