Java Integration developer - Finance - Manchester

Job Title: Java Integration developer - Finance - Manchester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Plus bonus and benefits
Reference: BBBH15371_1496905270
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 08, 2017 08:01

Job Description

Java Integration Engineer - Finance - Manchester

Key Skills: Using Java (Servlets, JSPs, EJB, Javascript), JMS / MQ, Webservices / knowledge of WSDL, XML & XML Java Parsers (xsd, dtd)

A global banking group are looking to hire a Java Integration Developer/Engineer to lead components of system engineering activity for one or more applications / products across end-to-end software development lifecycle.


  • Solve unique and complex technical problems with broad impact on the business unit as a whole.
  • Establish an end-to-end view and capture all key requirements.
  • Establish clear functional and non-functional requirements (e.g. capacity, availability, response times, etc.)
  • Understand the various phases of the software development lifecycle and undertake impact assessment of change requests against applications / products within domain.
  • Complete technically-complex assignment work to budget, time and quality requirements. Document all work in accordance with agreed standards, and with re-use in mind

Essential Skills:

  • End-to-end software development lifecycle
  • Software development methodologies, e.g. waterfall, agile
  • Project management methodologies, e.g. RUP, CMMi, Prince II, PMI (beneficial)
  • Awareness of software development using Java (Servlets, JSPs, EJB, Javascript) (beneficial)
  • Ability to interface with infrastructure and service management areas.
  • Awareness of software development consisting of some of the following languages and technologies:
    • Using Java (Servlets, JSPs, EJB, Javascript)
    • JMS / MQ
    • Webservices / knowledge of WSDL
    • XML & XML Java Parsers (xsd, dtd)
    • Application servers (Websphere preferred, Weblogic, JBoss)
    • Version Control Software (Clearcase / SVN / CVS)
    • J2EE Frameworks (Chordiant, Hibernate, Struts)

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and/or Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)
  • Experience of various automated testing, continuous integration and deployment tools and practices
  • Ability to mentor team members in the application of Agile development techniques
  • Financial knowledge