Contract Java Applications Developer

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Super
REF: BBBH226792_1539236319

The company:

A leading Bank!

The role:

Responsible for the analysis and construction of software solutions for various technology projects, this role will be tasked with ensuring the software developed is of a high quality, and that the documentation produced meets the standards required.

Working within a team, you will be assigned to different projects, and work in an Agile environment. Duties include:

  • Anticipate bottlenecks, negotiate outcomes with technology teams, and partner with production management to ensure non-functional requirements of an application are understood and met.
  • Develop software according to technical requirements.
  • Provide support for the solution throughout the project.
  • Post implementation support as required.
  • Support current production applications as required.
  • From time to time, participate in project sizing work prior to project approval to determine high-level project sizes.

The opportunity:

  • Work for a Bank with a global presence.
  • Work with talented and experienced colleagues.
  • 6 Month Contract with the possibility of extensions.

About you:

You will have at least 7 years' experience in a commercial Applications Developer role, excellent communication skills, and sound experience working in an Agile environment.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Very strong Core Java experience.
  • Strong SQL experience.
  • Exposure to complex stored procedures with a focus on optimisation and performance tuning aspects.
  • Able to independently design scalable solutions.
  • Good understanding of GIT version control.
  • Working experience in Linux.
  • Experience in systems analysis and project sizing activities.
  • Team player - keen to share ideas.
  • Able to work outside normal office hours when required.
  • Proven ability to explain technical issues and solutions to a non-technical audience.

Desirable (but not essential) skills and experience:

  • Experience in web services (REST, SOAP etc.), and messaging frameworks (MQ, ActiveMQ etc.).
  • Experience in Agile practices.

Start date is as soon as possible.