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Software Engineer – Java - Object Oriented Design – Agile/Scrum - DevOps

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Software Engineer required for a leading global security company on a permanent basis with offices in Cheltenham and I wondered if you’d be interested?

Due to the success of a number of strategic programmes, our client are growing their Software Development team with creative and ambitious Software Engineers. The successful Software Engineer will have strong experience with Java as well as experience with C++ & Python. The successful Software Engineer will be required to support the team in scrum/agile development, software design, requirements analysis, conducting research & development on new software technologies and supporting the pursuit of new business.
Key skills required;
** Experience in design, development, test and integration of quality software
** Experience of designing and developing innovative software solution
** Experience in Java and the use of object oriented design
** Keen to learn a broad range of technologies on the Java stack

Nice to have;
** Current UK Government clearance
** Experience of UK Government working practices
** Working knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodologies, such as Confluence, Jira and Wiki’s
** Exposure to DevOps approaches and associated tools e.g. Bamboo, BitBucket, Stash & Jenkins
** Knowledge and experience with Nifi
** Technical exposure of Messaging Technologies
** Linux operating systems (Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server/CentOS)
** Experience across different programming languages, such as: Java EE, Python, C++
** Working experience across some of the following frameworks: EJB, JSF, Spring, JUnit, EasyMock
**Experience with open source products, e.g. Apache Foundation products.

Additional info;
** You will need to be able to hold and maintain UK Government clearances

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Use your spare time to watch the world famous cold cup at the local racecourse or take in the fine art at the Wilson museum. Cheltenham has great transport links to all over the UK. There are a number of fantastic restaurants and is regularly listed as the top place to live in the UK.

Please note your CV will not be submitted for this or any other role without your prior approval.
SQ Computer Personnel Limited acts as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business.
Spencer Lawson
Contact Email:
0208 463 0555

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