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Java Developer

Location: UK - Hatfield | Job-ID: 86162 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Inhouse IT


Java Developer


We are looking for a Java developer with several years of commercial Java development experience. 


As a Java Developer you will join a team with responsibilities for supporting, maintaining and enhancing a suite of applications that provide IT solutions for the Group Technology Sourcing, and Services sides of the business. 


This will be an exciting time to join the team as we are about to start on rewriting many of our legacy applications to remove our dependency on a soon to be out of support 3rd party library.


Our immediate focus will be on splitting our current monolithic applications into smaller service orientated replacements.  Our chosen technologies are broadly Java, SpringBoot and Angular.  Our aim is to build everything cloud native and move to containerised deployments.


Essential Skills

  •             Java developer with 4+ years’ experience.
  •             Spring Framework including Spring Boot
  •             JPA/Hibernate
  •             Building and consuming REST services
  •             Familiarity with relational databases and SQL


Desirable Skills

  •             Git SCM
  •             JSP development experience
  •             HTML and CSS knowledge.
  •             JavaScript

Nice to Have Skills

  •             Angular 2+ experience.
  •             Node.js
  •             Tomcat


Person Specification

  •             A team player with excellent interpersonal skills who is open and communicative.
  •             Happy to work independently to drive a solution forward.
  •             Self-starter with good self-management skills.
  •             Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  •             Committed to quality.
  •             Lateral thinker with the ability to develop and implement creative solutions.
  •             Self-disciplined and capable of working under pressure.


Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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