Developer React.JS/Java

  • Pontoon
  • City, Birmingham
  • Feb 15, 2019
Python Java Developer Business Analyst

Job Description

City, Birmingham Pontoon

***Developer - React.JS/Java - Contract - Birmingham***

Developer - React.JS/Java

6 Month Rolling Contract


£Competitive pwd

Job Duties:

  • Develop and test front-end web pages, functionality and styling to meet designs and complex requirements, and deliver strategic business objectives
  • Develop and test back-end web applications and business services to meet designs and complex requirements, and deliver strategic business objectives
  • Configure and extend development tools and frameworks, build and test tools where required
  • Use and improve front-end style guides, JavaScript libraries, Java coding standards, unit tests and test frameworks as required
  • Support development colleagues with peer review activity as required
  • Participate in agile scrum ceremonies including sprint planning, providing estimates and updates for development activity
  • Working as part of the development team to help understand and shape business requirements
  • Working with the development team and test team to help devise, plan and document tests
  • Participate and contribute to all agile ceremonies; planning, estimation, show & tells and retrospectives
  • Work with analysts to interpret high level requirements for complex, large scale initiatives and decomposing them into independent stories for consumption by team member
  • Work in a collaborative, sharing, open, transparent way
  • Escalating complex challenges, issues and risks as well as proposed mitigating actions
  • Driving continuous improvement efforts by identifying and championing practical means of reducing time to market while maintaining high quality products
  • Develop CI/CD pipelines from Development through to Production implementation
  • Manage application build & deployment into cloud platforms
  • Undertake UI testing in an automated fashion
  • Work with business analysts to interpret high level requirements and decomposing them into independent stories for consumption
  • Doument design & implementation logic
  • Develop mobile friendly & responsive UI

Skills Required:

  • Strong experience of Java & related scripting technologies such as Java Script, Perl, Python
  • Solid working experience of React scripting & UI design & implementation
  • Good experience in server side programming would be desirable (e.g. C#)
  • Experience of using Build & Deploy tools - Such as Jenkins, Maven, OctopusDeploy
  • Hands-on experience of application development & deployment in Cloud (AWS and / or Azure) & related technologies such as Serverless / Dockers
  • Experience of DevOps, Continuous Integration, deployment & operations concepts
  • Passion for technology, web design and user experience
  • An understanding of cross-browser compatibility and responsive web design
  • Experience of guiding junior developers in the team