Senior Java Application Developer

Job Type: Full time
Job Status: New
City: Galway
Positions: 1

Successful candidate must hold an Irish/EU Passport/Stamp 4 Visa.*
My client is a global provider of financial services technology. They are building the next generation of commerce infrastructure, services and analytics to support continued growth of our business.
They are currently looking at expanding their technology centre and are seeking people who want to work on core product for deployment on a global scale. We want to talk with people who want to;
  • Create better experiences for users
  • Prioritise ease of use and functionality
  • Build and deploy new services
  • Be passionate, impactful and Be first
  • Join a team on a mission
  • Ask questions of the biggest datasets
Role Overview

Application developers will, in collaboration with a multidisciplinary delivery team, design and develop software applications based on defined requirements.

They are working on an enterprise scale system that is capable of processing upwards of 1000 transactions per second. You as a team member will be required to ensure that non-functional requirements for performance, scalability, availability and overall system resilience are considered and maintained throughout. You will be working as part of a global distributed development organization using Agile Scrum methods.
Primary Objectives
  • Contribute significantly to implementing technical solutions within a collaborative, high trust, solutions delivery team that will contain other developers, architects, product owners, SDETs and DevOps engineers.
  • Work within a defined agile delivery process to deliver high quality code for complex projects.
  • Production hand-over activities the participation in on-call availability where required.
  • Responsible for the execution of required, complex, development tasks, including: unit tests, debugging with state-of-the-art tools, programming languages and utilities.
  • Validation activities including, component tests, regression tests, system integration tests.
  • Support the development and implementation for new and existing web applications or services in the electronic payments area.
  • Support the architectural direction and solution specification for new web applications and services.
  • Implementation, documentation and quality assurance of software/architectures and E2E- solutions.
  • Creation of monitoring and logging solutions to allow for state-of-the-art monitoring of our high performance, enterprise production environment.
  • Contribute to estimation efforts at a T- shirt sizing level using your expertise in the relevant areas.
  • Partner with developers, analysts, and tech leads across the enterprise, to identify business needs and appropriate technical solutions
  • Knowledge transfer, active support and educational development of internal and external team members.
Knowledge & Skills
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in designing and developing web and services based applications. Full stack development experience is preferred.
  • Comparable education or professional experience also considered.
  • In-depth experience with standard full stack technologies: Spring, Spring-Boot, Spring-Web, JSF, JPA/Hibernate, REST, HTML/CSS, JavaScript and Bootstrap.
  • Excellent knowledge in JEE/Spring, JAVA 8, Shell-Scripting.
  • Extensive knowledge on modern, relational databases (Oracle).
  • Experienced in runtime, build and deployment technologies and state-of- the-art project tools: CI/CD, GIT, Maven, Eclipse, JIRA and Confluence.
  • Willingness to take ownership and ability to show strong personal commitment for the department and the team goals; must be comfortable with being considered a reliable and proactive influential team member who is not afraid to take on responsibility in the team.
  • Ability to communicate clearly to business analysts and stakeholders as well as technical-representatives.
  • Very strong and proven communication and coordination skills, open-minded and determined.
  • High on social skills, team spirit and empathy.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline such as computer science, business informatics or mathematics.