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Senior Java/Scala Developer

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Dublin, Dublin City Centre


Software Engineering




Daily Rate Contract

Industry: Financial Services

Contract Duration: 12 months

Our client, a global financial services company, has a requirement for a Senior Scala Developer to join them in developing a new strategic system within an agile, cross-functional team environment.

You will be joining at one of the most interesting and exciting times within the organisation.

As this is a 12-month contract there is an opportunity for training in Scala, this is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Java Developer with an interest in Scala to upskill.

What You Will Do:

You will be a key figure within the Agile Dublin team working across a number of teams in other regions, writing requirements and specification (e.g. automated tests), developing relationships across the technology and user communities. In addition, making sure we are always focusing on delivery of value using exceptional quality.

You will also be responsible for supporting modern agile software development methods; including educating & mentoring less experienced team members and working with teams across the UK and other regions.

What you need:

  • A background in modern OO language with experience in at least one of Java/Scala/Python/C#
  • Commercial experience in Java
  • Experienced in using design patterns and following best software engineering practices
  • An understanding of fundamental algorithms and ability to optimize existing code
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills to support and shape the platform and clearly articulate technical designs and concepts
  • A team player with exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Experience of Specification by Example/ATDD/BDD
  • Rigorously adheres to Test Driven Development practices including continual integration
  • Experience of Scrum/ Agile methods

Urgent Requirement – If you are interested in this opportunity please get in touch with Ciara Connolly on 016793182 or for immediate consideration!

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