Java/Scala Developer
Leeds

  • Salary:
  • Job ID: 164268
  • Category: IT

NRG are currently recruiting for a Java/Scala Developer on a contract basis for a central government agency. Within this role you will sit at the heart of the transformation of services. Using agile methods, you will be involved in all elements of development; you will be involved in service design, code build, test, maintenance and support.

This role is in scope of IR35.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build, deploy and operate outstanding digital services within an agile environment that meet well-defined user needs

  • Participate in the rapid development of user-driven Digital prototypes

  • Building prototypes, writing tests, codes and documentations, implementing RESTful APIs

  • Be competent in implementing APIs using JSON and other programming languages as appropriate to ensure continuous integration

  • Implement RESTful APIs for integration with internal and external systems

  • Contribute to a robust automated test suite to work in a continuous integration environment

Experience Required:

  • Scala developer with experience of delivering external facing RESTful APIs

  • Use and implementation of modern front-end web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, AJAX, REST, JSON

  • Good understanding of web/agile technologies & protocols

  • Demonstrable experience in automated testing solutions

  • Experience of programming languages such as Python, Ruby, C#

  • Experience developing and using web-based APIs (especially HTTP REST-based APIs)

  • Experience with web frameworks such as Django, Ruby on Rails, Play Framework, Google Guice, Spring, MVC

  • Experience using and deploying on cloud based platforms;

  • Understanding of web security best practices and security application design, such as OWASP top 10;

  • Knowledge of the use of version control systems such as git or subversion.

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