Senior Java Developer - Contract

  • Job Reference: PG231
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2019
  • Recruiter: ShareForce Ltd
  • Location: Devon, England
  • Salary: £475 to £500 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: £475 - 500 per day
  • Sector: Digital Integration
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a leading public sector organisation working through a major digital transformation programme under the Government Digital Service agenda.

Position Overview
You will be working as part of a multidisciplinary user-focused digital delivery team, within a wider programme of work across the Business Group. You will work closely with the solution architect and other team members to design and develop a service/solution.


  • Join the Agile delivery teams and develop software solutions for customers.
  • Provide a web portal to enable visualisation of regulated data and information
  • Provide technical leadership of a team to develop other products that meet the needs of additional Business Group sectors.

Required Experience

  • Proven ability of developing robust and serviceable enterprise level code across a good number of projects, using Agile methodologies
  • At least 5 years' experience of coding in Java, Python or full stack web
  • At least 2 years' experience and working knowledge of AWS services including EC2, EBS, RDS, S3, Glacier, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, CloudFormation, Config, SES, SNS, SQS, IAM, VPC, and KMS
  • Experience of Testing Frameworks
  • Experience in working Agile methodologies, TDD (Test Driven Development) and CI & CD (Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery)
  • Excellent communication skills enabling team focus and interaction with all project stakeholders
  • Ability to prepare and present complex technical subjects to different levels of audiences
  • One or more AWS Certifications: Solutions Architect, Develop or SyOps
  • Demonstrate knowledge of IT security principles

Additional Information

  • This position requires(SC) level security clearance, which may be gained during the recruitment process
  • Location:  Devon - onsite @ a government agency
  • Duration:  12 Months
  • IR35 Status:  Inside
  • Rate Offered:  500 Per Day