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Java Developer

Glasgow, Scotland

Posted on 11th July 2019
Salary/Rate negotiable
Job type Permanent
Our Ref JD110719

About this job
We have an exciting opportunity for a number of Java Developers based in Glasgow.

Our client is one of the leading financial services employers in the region at present and they are looking for a number of Java Developers on a permanent basis.

We are looking for people to help own problems and be able to demonstrate leadership and responsibility for the delivery of new features. As part of the development cycle, the successful candidates would be expected to write quality unit tests, supply documentation if relevant for new feature build outs, and be involved in the test cycle (UAT, integration, regression) for the delivery and fixing of bugs for new features.

Although the roles are predominantly Java, we require people who are flexible with the development environment, as some days they might be writing Java, and other days they might be fixing stored procedures or perl scripts.

Skills Required:

Core Java J2SE, Spring, JUnit, JMS
Understanding of message based architectures
RDBMS Sybase and/or DB2 is preferable, with a proficiency in writing complex SQL queries
Unix/Linux scripting
Perl scripting
Good Problem solving and analytical skills
Object Oriented Design and Development
Full software development lifecycle understanding
Good software development practices
Excellent oral and written communication skills
An interest to learn the business supported by the applications

Skills Desired:

Database performance tuning
Knowledge of the Equity Derivative business
Knowledge of agile software development environments

If you are interested in the role please send you CV to

For further details, contact James Taylor on 0131 473 7044 or e-mail