Java Developer

Posted 09 July 2024
Job type Contract
DisciplineInformation Technology

Job description

  • 10-month contract with possible extension
  • Hybrid role ( 3 days from office and 2 days WFH).
  • Canberra or Adelaide
  • Australian citizens with the ability to obtain a Baseline security clearance.
DFP Recruitment is seeking Java developers to join our Federal Government Client team. As a Java developer you are primarily responsible for designing, developing, unit testing and deploying code as part of the software development lifecycle.
You will work closely with Architects, System Analysts, Testers, and Business Areas to contribute technical input to drive business goals.
Job Responsibilities
  • Accountable for the analysis, design, development, prototyping, unit testing and maintenance activities
  • Ensure compliance with endorsed software development methodologies.
  • Implement methodology, manage and lead change and actively contribute to the strategic direction.
  • Develop strategy to ensure high code quality and long-term maintenance of a product's code base.
  • Set direction by contributing to local business plans and ICT strategies.
  • Oversee team contribution to cost analysis activities proactively drive continuous improvement in area of responsibility.
Applicant must have:
  • 3 + years’ experience in Java development.
  • Experience and expertise in authentication protocols between the application and Infrastructure layers.
  • Expertise in API/microservices and event driven architecture utilising Openshift and Websphere platforms.
  • Specialisation in Java Spring Boot development, employing event sourcing, command query responsibility segregation patterns and RESTful API development.
  • Experience with logical and physical database design and domain modelling.
  • Experience integrating Spring Java applications with Database Systems (DB2 and SQL Server)
  • Experience using code repository management tools such as Git/SVN and CI/CD pipeline development such as GitLab CI/CD and Bamboo CI/CD.
  • Experience designing applications operating at scale in distributed and or virtualised environments.
  • Experience identifying, tracking, interrogating, investigating and resolving incidents in production environments across multiple application and system domains, in a large fast paced environment.
  • JAVA Development experience with integrated multi-tier application architectures and experience with web-based transaction systems and able to work with minimal direction while maintaining high productivity.
  • Highly developed communication skills and the ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience with experience communicating with internal and external stakeholders .

Primary Knowledge/Skills/Systems/Tools required for role include:
JSP, JavaScript, CSS, JQuery, JAVA, Spring framework, SPRINGBOOT, JPA & JDBC, SQL, SOAP, DB2, RESTful Services, CI/CD, Bamboo, ALM, SVN, GitLab, APICONNECT.
To Apply:

If this sounds like the role for you, please submit an updated copy of your resume in MS Word format by hitting APPLY NOW or contact Deepika at / +61 2 9200 3673.

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