Junior/Graduate Java Developer

Grad/Junior Java Developer - Finance - London - £20-32k

My client, an explosive finance company based in Maidstone, Kent, are looking for a graduate or junior Java Developer to join their growing team. They are looking for someone who is keen to learn, a self-starter and an all rounder in full-stack Java development. As a junior Java developer, you will not be expected to know everything from the get-go but will have a solid understanding of how things work as well as an attitude and mind-set to learn and be motivated to develop your skills further.

As a Java developer you will join a small team to help develop their web API. You will be play a part in building the platform and frameworks in place to connect with third party APIs to bring in financial data, make payments and execute product purchases.

Although you will be part of a team, there may be times where you will be working individually. You will also be involved in technical design decisions and work very closely with the senior team members. The technology is based on Java 8.

Essential skills:* Computer Science or related degree from a leading university* Familiar with a programming language such as Java, C#, C, C++, Javascript or Ruby* Database knowledge* Desire to apply this knowledge and rapidly build your skills* Able to work both individually and as part of an agile team* Good analytical and problem solving skills* Interest in finance or insurance.

If you have commercial experience with Java, you will get extra brownie points!

If you are a graduate or junior Java Developer looking for an opportunity to work closely with a group of skilled senior developers and have a keen interest in finance then please apply. This position is paying up to £32k (dependant on experience) and comes with an excellent benefits package.

Interview slots are booked for next week!