Full Stack - Java Software Engineer

Last updated 1 hours ago
Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time

In Core Engineering, we focus on enabling and accelerating industry-leading technologies and practices across the firm. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. We are seeking a highly motivated and hands-on Full Stack developer, capable of driving high quality solutions to difficult problems.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively to ensure team and organization standards are followed and the team is consistently focused on continuous improvements and sustained delivery.
  • Employ simple design and pragmatic implementation techniques to drive business value.
  • Pair program with team members to build high-quality solutions.
  • Be passionate about technology and constantly seek ways of learning new technology and practices
  • Mentor junior team members to progress their technical and professional skills. Be open and actively seeking learning opportunities from more senior team members.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field or the foreign equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience working in an Agile environment.
  • 5+ years experience working as an Application Developer.
  • Technologies
    • CSS / LESS / Sass - Expert level implementation skills with CSS, LESS, Sass
    • Javascript - Expert Level implementation skills with ES6, Node.js, Webpack, Angular, and React.
    • Java - Strong experience working with Java and Spring Boot.
    • Git - Strong experience working with an SCM such as Git.
    • Maven - Strong experience working with Maven as a build tool including a firm understanding of Maven standards and common practices.
    • Database - Strong implementation skills with ORM frameworks like Hibernate/JPA or MyBatis. Must be proficient in SQL preferably across multiple databases.
    • General - Comfortable in more than two programming languages with a strong understanding of fundamental web/internet technologies.
    • Cloud - Experience with both Private and Public clouds ranging from IaaS to PaaS solutions.
  • Engineering Practices
    • TDD - Practical experience with unit testing using tools like JUnit and Mockito.
    • Refactoring - Experience with refactoring concepts and how they apply when building and maintaining high-quality solutions.
    • Pair Programming - Comfortable with the concept of pairing with other team members to solve problems.
  • Excellent communication skills in English (both written and spoken forms).