Java Developer

Java Developer

  • Location: Worcestershire 
  • Benefits: £40,000 - £45,000 basic salary
  • 25 days Holiday + 8 Bank Holiday
  • Up to 5% matched contribution pension

We’re looking for a skilled server-side Java developer who loves solving hard core Java engineering problems to join us in our in-house delivery team.

The candidate will be responsible for new implementations, enhancements and fixes on server-side software used by our customers on Oracle SOA, JBoss, WebLogic, GlassFish and Tomcat infrastructure. Working together with our Expert Support team you will be analysing customer problems with deployed Java applications and providing short term fixes and long-term solutions.

Skills and Abilities

  • A highly organised self-starter with initiative and motivation to deliver;
  • A client-focused professional who thrives on investigating and resolving problems;
  • A true team player who’ll be eager to contribute to marketing and operational activities;
  • A first-class communicator who understands our clients, and responds to their business needs;
  • Someone who thrives on responsibility and works with honesty and integrity;
  • Someone with excellent written and spoken English;
  • Desire to learn new languages and new technologies

Essential skills

  • The role will suit someone with 3 to 5 years of professional experience and capable of delivering high-quality code to our growing client-base. You will be required to provide credible evidence of technical expertise in the following areas:
  • 4+ years Java, JavaEE, Spring or other server-side Java development Experience
  • 4+ years JBoss, WebLogic, WebSphere, GlassFish or Tomcat experience
  • Strong skills  in fundamental supporting technologies and specifications – XSD, XPath, XSLT, XQuery, Webservices (WSDL, SOAP/xml ; REST/json protocols)
  • Basic PL/ SQL

Highly desirable skills

In addition to the above skills, 3 to 5 years of experience in at least 2 of the following:

  • Oracle SOA Suite development 
  • Oracle ADF development
  • Data Grids (Coherence, Hazelcast, Infinispan)
  • Big Data (Cassandra, Hadoop)
  • Messaging Systems
  • JavaScript development (preferably Angular)

About Us…

Founded in 2002, c2b2 is the UK’s leading independent middleware consultancy, delivering remote and on-premise client solutions across their entire middleware infrastructure. Our in-house team of middleware specialists service an enviable list of blue-chip clients, providing a range of professional services from on-demand support to fully managed DevOps projects across the middleware portfolio.

If you think this is the company and the role for you, please email your CV and covering letter to