The purpose of the
Java Developer - Luxembourg Development:
To develop functionality for a JEE (J2EE) based product. The backend is a service oriented Spring based application. It provides a service layer for different user channels ranging from web clients, rich clients and batch users integrating via JMS and web services. The work contains a portion of support and refactoring of the existing code as well as new development to extend it for new functionality and add extra integration points.
Support existing and develop new functionality and components
Understand existing product and domain elements and work with business analysts to refine and implement new requirements
Refactor and improve the code to keep the product maintainable and adaptable to new requirements.
Work effectively in a team environment and follow/develop product software development processes and standards
Evaluate and improve application performance, and high availability features
Create unit and integrated system tests to show that the developed functionality works as intended.
Do root cause analysis on bugs to find and fix the cause of a problem in an integrated system.
Build and deploy the system on an application server
Create and execute qualification tests.
Incorporate the work done by other developers and do whatever is necessary to get the system to work again with the changes, including debugging other people’s code, making changes to test data, etc.
Relevant tertiary qualification in Engineering or Computer Science and/or At least 3 years relevant experience as a developer as part of a team in a software development environment
A strong knowledge of Java essential
Ability to work in a team environment: Follow/provide mentorship
A good understanding of the SDLC process, tools and techniques specifically as applied to software development methodology
Experience with team development tools: Use of source control applications (preferably Git)
Experience of the following technologies:
JEE (J2EE) server side technologies
Java 6 and above
Spring framework (preferably Spring 4)
Experience with an application server (Oracle Weblogic - preferable)
Build tools(i.e. Maven, Grunt)
SQL and experience with a relational database (Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL)
Java script framework(Angular)
Bootstrap, CSS3, HTML5
Ability to deliver production quality software by e.g. paying attention to detail, do extensive unit testing and support quality testing phases
Experience and skills with the following technologies is advantageous:
Knowledge and/or experience of the following would be a plus:
Business process/workflow layers e.g. JBPM, BPEL
Continuous integration (Hudson, Bamboo or Jenkins)
Integration experience (Web services, JMS )
JAXB and XML Schema
Use of a UML tool for documentation
Technologist that has a passion for learning and understanding the broader technical and implementation approached in the software development domain.
Ability to switch between big picture thinking and discussing/defining details at a deeper technical level.
Self-starter, self-motivated, team player
Strong attention to detail
Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
The Employment Equity policy of Interfront will be considered as part of the recruitment and selection process. For statistical purposes, please indicate your Equity status. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an oath of secrecy,
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Included in package:
Retirement annuity, Group life and income protection, Medical aid
24 days annual leave
Office shut down in December between Christmas and New Years day
31 August 2019
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