Java Engineer (Contract)

REF: 898671_1552498575

  • Position: Contract
  • Salary: £70000 and Over
  • Location: Greater Belfast

MCS Group is working with one of the best-respected financial organisations in Belfast as they look for talented Java Engineers to work on business critical trading applications. This is a 6 month contract with potential extension! There are multiple positions available for exceptionally talented Java Engineers to work alongside this influential company at a time of real organisational change. The successful Java Engineers will get involved in the full development process- from systems analysis, to development and then testing your solution.

If you are an experienced Java Engineer in Belfast, and you are looking for a truly challenging and exciting contract to get your teeth into, this is exactly the role you have been waiting for. Click to apply!!

The Role
This Java Engineer will...

  • Develop code and unit tests.

  • Get involved in the design of architecture plans.

  • Work on some of the most advanced trading and post trade solutions in the world.
  • Gain market leading exposure to one of the most high profile trading environments on a global scale.
  • You will participate in code reviews, identify/mitigate risks, and enjoy a truly collaborative working environment.

The Person
This Java Engineer will...

  • Demonstrate excellent Java development skills, and have solid DBMS skills (ideally Oracle but not essential).
  • Have worked in a genuinely Agile environment and understand other various SDLC methodologies.

  • You will have experience of Object Orientated Design and Patterns, and ideally have worked in BDD.

  • Nice to haves: experience of front end technologies such as HTML / Angular or React (not essential!)

Daily Rate: Circa £400 - £450 per day (depending on experience)

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity, please contact Jill Johnston, IT Contracts Consultant, at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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