Java Developer

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9 days ago

Candidate must have valid visa to work in Ireland (Stamp 4/EU Passport)

Location: Fully remote
Job type: Contract : 12 months
Sector and subsector: IT & Software


Our client is one of the country's largest software development organisations. The company has been operating successfully in Cork city since 1998. They employ a wide range of technologies including Mobile (iOS, Android, Windows), Java SE/Java EE (WebLogic, WebSphere, Spring, Akka, Hibernate, GWT, etc.), Microsoft .NET (ASP.NET, C#, etc.), JavaScript (AngularJS, JQuery, dojo, etc.), various database management systems (MongoDB, Oracle, SQL Server, MySql, etc.). Our client provides consultancy and leading edge software solutions for a wide variety of US, EU and UK based clients in the insurance, healthcare, retail and public sector markets.

They are seeking an experienced Java developer for a contract position at our development office in Cork. This will be a technically challenging position, working on a major enterprise application. The role will require constant interaction with other developers in the team and project management to develop and maintain a robust, scalable, and performant system. The successful candidate(s) for these roles will have a minimum of 3 years commercial experience in back-end and front-end Java EE technologies (Java, JPA, JSP, GWT, Spring Hibernate, Spring Boot).


  • Develop/Maintain multi-tier applications in Java

  • Develop front-end, service and data layer.

  • Develop unit tests, understand build systems and source code control (MVN, GIT)

  • Peer review of detailed designs, code and unit tests.

  • Bug fixing and enhancement implementation.

  • Production support

  • Adhere to and promote internal information security policies and procedures

Technical Profile

  • N-Tier application design and development

  • Spring, Hibernate, JPA, REST

  • Excellent knowledge of Java EE

  • GIT

  • Maven

  • Web development (CSS, HTML, JavaScript, AngularJS 6+)

  • Web Service Development

  • Strong application process flow and problem-solving techniques

  • Ability to set and work to fixed deadlines

  • Good level of software engineering literacy and communication skills

  • Knowledge of design patterns

Desired Skills

  • Spring Boot

  • Spring MVC

  • AngularJS 6+

  • Atlassian suite (JIRA, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Crucible, Confluence)

  • Rules Engines knowledge particularly Drools

  • Groovy

Personal Profile

  • Third level IT or related qualification

  • Articulate, confident, self-starter

  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills

  • Willingness to learn and expand skillset

  • Innovative problem solver


Candidate must have valid visa to work in Ireland (Stamp 4/EU Passport)

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