[2768] Software Engineer

Conditions: 100% remote working
Nationality: UK national passport holder
Salary: negotiable
Security clearance: SC Cleared or eligible to obtain an SC clearance

We are in search of a Java Developer. On behalf of our central government customer you will have direct impact on the current and future iterations of one of our most important pieces of critical national infrastructure.

You will have the following skills to deploy on programme:

THE CHALLENGE:
• Specifically you will be part of an applications development and support team able to fully support and maintain a system of critical national infrastructure adhering to engineering governance/best practice.
• You will be expected to work closely with team members and the broader programme to develop new functionality and to provide third line support; this may involve being on call out of hours on a rotating basis.
• Highly technical in nature, you will need strong knowledge and experience with a view to maintaining and developing java based configurations and solutions in individual services, applications or components in the development, test and live environments.
The system utilises a wide variety of technologies so you must be flexible and quick to acquire new skills.
The system is currently being moved into the public cloud so experience in this area would be an advantage or at least a desire to acquire these skills.

WHAT SETS YOU APART:
• Java (including enterprise Java development)
• Spring
• XML Schemas
• Web Services - XML, SOAP, RESTful
• Unix
• Build and Test Automation
• Working in an agile environment with waterfall aspects

Nice to have:
• Websphere Application Server
• Websphere MQ
• AWS or other public cloud
• Relational databases - e.g. Oracle, DB2
• IBM Software life cycle tooling including: Rational Software Architect, ClearQuest, and ClearCase

Permanent
Remote
Negotiable
GPC002768
Tommy Woodward
tommyw@gpc.work