Graduate Software Developer – Java

North West


£25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits


Graduate Java Developer
Are you a recent graduate with a strong academic background holding a 2;1 or above in a Java/Software related degree?

Would you like to work for a company who have been established for well over 150 years and have a very low turnover of staff?

Benefits for this Graduate Java Developer role include; exceptional career and training plan, great salary + bonus + pension and a brilliant working environment.

You will have exposure to most or some of the following skills;


·A 2;1 or above in a computer science or similar degree OR 1 years + commercial Java development experience
· software development experience ideally in Java or another object orientated language such as C#.
·A solid understanding of Java development (no commercial experience needed)
·Understanding of OOD and Java design patterns.
·Experience in all phases of the software development life-cycle.
·Experience in presentations and technical writing
·Java: JDK 1.6 and above
·Understanding of Web Service standards (SOAP, XML, WSDL, UDDI)
·Hibernate and other Java persistence frameworks
·Databases: SQL Server/Oracle/PostgreSQL or similar
·Quality related skills: peer code reviews, code analysis tools, test harnesses, load testing
·Documentation skills: requirements / design documentation
·CM related skills: experience with a Version Management tool (e.g. SVN or GitHub), dependency management tools (e.g. Maven & Nexus), deployment management tools (e.g. Ant) and Issue Tracking system (e.g. Jira)

·ESB technologies
·Data skills: EDI, CSV, XSLT
·JMS Brokers (e.g. ActiveMQ)
·Data querying – XPath, XQuery, SQL or similar
·Web skills: JavaScript, HTML, CSS, ADO, HTTP

As a Graduate Java Developer you will receive ongoing training to become a highly skilled Java developer where you will continue to grow into a more senior developer role.

If you are interested in this Graduate Java Developer role please send your CV now for immediate consideration.

Applicants from all ages and backgrounds will be considered and Ascent People Ltd is acting as an employment agency for his vacancy.

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