Posted on September 21, 2015 · Posted in CONSULTING

My client, a prestigious automotive company, are looking to expand upon their Marketing Application Development team which consists of 37 people and is responsible for MPS2 and ARMADA development activities. The successful candidate will perform the role of Lead Developer within one of the existing 3 Agile Teams.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform Application Development for MPS enhancement projects
  • Perform Analysis and Design for enhancements.
  • Conduct Code reviews
  • Lead software demonstrations to business partners
  • Work closely with SME, Test Team and Business Analysts to implement high quality software solutions
  • Mentor / Coach Junior developers within the team.

Skills Required:

  • 5+ years experience with J2EE, Struts, JSP, Servlets, XML, HTML, JavaScript, Webservices, Websphere, JDBC, JUNIT, Toplink / Hibernate, Unix, Oracle PL/SQL. 3+ yrs experience with AccuRev/other version mgmt tool.
  • IBM JRULES / Operational Decision Manager (ODM) experience.
  • WebFOCUS experience.
  • ANT build scripts.
  • Experience of performing Analysis & Design Experience of fixing CheckStyle & FIndBugs issues & defects
  • Experience of Conducting code reviews
  • Demonstrate changes to stakeholders
  • Ability to work closely with testers, BAs, SMEs and other developers
  • Agile delivery methodology experience

Skills Preferred:

  • Familiarity with AccuRev.
  • Familiarity with Jenkins.
  • Experience of Continuous Integration.
  • Ability to write technical user stories.
  • Ability to mentor junior developers.
  • Pair programming experience.
  • TDD (Test Driven Development) experience.
  • Experience of performing data set-up in testing environments.
  • Ability to review system testing scripts.
  • Familiarity with Rally.
  • Familiarity with TestDirector (HP Quality Centre).
  • Strong communication skills.


Experience Required:

  • 5 Years + Development experience.
  • 1 years + Agile experience.

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  Essex
Job Reference:               112050
Job Type:                          
Job Rate/Salary:          
£400 per day