Java Developer

Stockport Permanent £45,000 - £50,000 per year
  • Work for a company described as the UK's most significant scientific asset
  • Excellent career growth and personal development opportunities

About Our Client

Our client is a renowned organisation in the life sciences sector. With a workforce of over 500, they have a strong presence across the UK. Their primary focus is on pioneering research that will positively affect lives on a global scale.

Job Description

Your day to day duties will include:

Contribute to the development of software that delivers new features, improves on existing functionality, and generates early value

Participate in the full software development life cycle (SDLC) and provide operational support to our systems

Write and deploy clean, scalable, testable, and secure code

Perform front- and back-end development, including using SQL to manage databases

Integrate software components with third-party programs

Follow Agile practices from Kanban and/or Scrum as directed by the Development Lead

Attend planning events and work with the Development Lead and Product Owner to understand requirements and priorities, agree goals, and accept tasks

Attend daily stand-ups to share progress, raise support needs, and highlight any impediments

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate should have:

  • Experience in designing, building and maintaining Java-based applications and services.
  • Knowledge of Spring framework
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms (AWS), databases (SQL), and architectural styles
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience of working in agile environments

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid working (with weekly visits to the Stockport office)
  • Generous benefits including 20% overall pension (you put in up to 6%, we'll put in 14%)
  • A collaborative and supportive company culture, with opportunities for professional growth.
  • Salary up to £50,000 per annum
  • Free lunch and parking when on site
  • Your birthday off
  • 26 days of annual leave rising to 30 days with length of service

If you believe you have the skills and experience to thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply today.

Beth Molyneaux
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0397

Job summary

Job function
IT Development
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Contract type
Consultant name
Beth Molyneaux
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0397
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