Java Developer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
£42,000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Java Developer based in Stratford upon Avon paying £42k-£48k to work on a Guidewire project

Java Developer

Your new company
An opportunity has arisen, for you to work for a leading insurance company based in Stratford upon Avon, with a strong national reputation that has a great community presence and is a market leader in their sector. As an employer of choice, the company offer plenty of opportunity for progression & development and genuinely rewards its top performers.

Your new role
An exciting time to be joining this team as they are about to embark on a journey to create a new Guidewire Centre of Excellence function. You will have the opportunity to work with external partners throughout the project to build your Guidewire development skills.

The role will require you to review, analyse and evaluate IT system requirements in collaboration with IT business analysts, IT solution designers and business stakeholders. You will configure, develop, unit test, integrate and lead complex code changes in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders, to build technical solutions to agreed estimates, time and quality requirements. You will also document and direct the handover of software into business-as-usual (BAU) operation.

As well as this you will evaluate and interpret end-to-end technical system designs and recommend changes to infrastructure, applications and products. You will research, understand and apply new technical tools, processes and technical developments to promote continuous improvement. Finally you will deliver short term projects and activities as required by and to the standards and outcomes agreed with the line manager.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have strong experience of IT software development and methodologies and be experienced with using Java. You will need to have the ability to lead technical discussions on how best to model a solution, as well as having knowledge on best practices and how to use past experiences to articulate reasons for adopting design decisions. Object orientated programming would be beneficial.

What you'll get in return
You will get a competitive salary, an excellent working environment at a popular business plus a strong benefits package. You will have the support and tools available to help you get the job done to your best ability as well as a chance to progress quickly and add to your technical skill sets all in a relaxed and collaborative environment.

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