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Graduate Java Developer
Web Development, IT & Computing >>
Location: South Croydon
Start date: Not specified
End date: Not specified
Posted: 11 Mar 2018
Type: Permanent Job
Duration: Unknown
Payment: Paid
Pay: £25-27K / Year

Job description:

This company is a market-leading software house developing cutting edge software solutions for the retail industry. They are a leader in their field and their software is used by well-known high street retailers.

They are looking to hire 1-2 technical graduates to work on developing and supporting their new and existing software products. You will be based out of their South Croydon office. The client is keen to hire in the next few weeks, therefore can only consider candidates who have already graduated.


- Responsible for producing high quality Java code for new products and features
- Involved and collaborating in design discussions about system architecture and OO design
- Working with both SCRUM and AGILE methodologies and taking an active part in sprint meetings
- Providing technical support for existing products, attending customer sites if necessary to resolve critical issues

Training is a balance of formal training, ad-hoc self-training and on the job training. You should be prepared for a steep learning curve in the world of Chip and Pin, data security and global payment systems.

You will have graduated with a 2.2 equivalent or higher in a relevant scientific or engineering subject. Of most importance is your competence in Java; if you are interested in applying you will need to complete a Java test that is supplied by the client before any application is made.

The successful candidate will be a skilled Java (SE) programmer who takes pride in their work. They will be highly motivated and organised, a high achiever with an outstanding track record of excelling at what they do, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, be quick to learn and understand complex systems, and can write high quality code.

Desired skills:

- J2EE
- J2ME
- C++
- .net
- Windows CEMobile Development
- Encryption
- Web Services