Senior Java Developer

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    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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    Darryl Canning

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Job Purpose

We are looking for an experienced Software Developer. The candidate must have at least 8 years solid industry experience using Java based technologies and must have good software development skills and experience working all stages of the software development life cycle. The ideal candidate would be technically rounded, with skills ranging from core design and development to implementation and post implementation support. The candidate must be professional with excellent communication and interpersonal skills as they will be customer facing.


Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

Develop high quality software components to meet client requirements participating in large and small development teams using traditional and agile delivery techniques.
Implementing change requests to existing systems taking ownership of the full end-to-end delivery process.
Delivery of high quality software to test and support of test cycles
Delivery of high quality software to production environment
Lead and participate in production releases and subsequent support activities
Responsible for solution design, Quality Assurance, maintaining system configuration information and production of software related documentation
Estimation and planning of large scale projects and play lead role in bid preparation
Designing highly scalable, secure solutions

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in a computer science, engineering, information technology discipline or equivalent.
Minimum 8 years' Java experience with strong enterprise integration skills ideally in a Telco environment
At least 5 years experience working with the following technologies: Spring Framework, Web Services, Hibernate, JSP development, JSF or other MVC architecture.
Good knowledge of EJB, JTA, JMX, JDBC technologies
Strong Maven and Ant Build experience
Experience of AWS technologies an advantage
Extensive experience in requirement analysis, technical documentation and design skills.

Extensive experience in requirement gathering, functional documentation and UML skills
Extensive experience in Distributed Software Engineering (e.g. REST/JSON, SOAP, SOA, CORBA)
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Strong experience in RDBMS and SQL on at least one commercial database
Experience in web services development (e.g. Apache CXF, Apache Service Mix)
Experience of at least one source code management system (e.g. SVN, GIT, Visual SourceSafe)

Desired Skills

Ability to work in large scale, high volume, real-time JEE environments and large scale integration projects
Experience of AWS Cloud Services
Knowledge of Oracle, WebLogic and JBoss application servers
Enterprise messaging JMS, MQ etc.
Performance testing and tooling
Oracle 10G and 11G databases
Knowledge of agile development
Full delivery lifecycle exposure
Relevant IT certification a bonus
Background in Telco business domain would be a distinct advantage