Remote Java Developer - Outside IR35 - Central Gov

Job Title: Remote Java Developer - Outside IR35 - Central Gov
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Scotland
Salary: £0.00 - £450 per day + Outside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH30001_1649329672
Contact Name: James Norval
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 07, 2022 12:07

Job Description

Java Developer

  • fully remote (must be UK based)
  • Java 8+, Spring, AWS
  • Outside IR35 contract, 450 per day
  • 6 months initally
  • Central Government experience a huge bonus


An experienced developer with solid commercial experience of building web applications and REST APIs using Spring Boot in an OpenShift environment is required to accelerate the delivery of new and improved digital services to our customers.

Essential skills & experience

* Java 8+
* Spring Boot microservices
* Spring security and OAuth2
* JavaScript UI frameworks, including React
* PostgreSQL with PostGIS
* OpenShift
* Modern DevOps and CI/CD practices including deployment pipelines, Jenkins, and Docker

Significant and demonstrable commercial experience in the following areas:

* Delivering high quality software collaboratively in high-performing, cross-functional development teams.
* Designing, gaining consensus, and implementing technical solutions for software development projects
* Developing and deploying spatial data infrastructure, specifically Geoserver, PostGIS and OpenLayers
* Developing within Digital First or GDS quality standards
* Developing solutions using human-centred, research-driven, inclusive design practices
* Designing and implementing solutions using service and event-based architectures
* Using testing tools for unit testing, including system test automation frameworks
* Cloud monitoring, telemetry, intelligence tools and processes, including Grafana
* Incrementally replacing enterprise legacy systems
* Working in Agile delivery models
* Defining infrastructure as code
* Using UI pattern libraries to achieve consistent, tested, and high-quality interfaces
* Code quality, monitoring, telemetry, and analytics tools
* Designing and developing with relational and NoSQL databases, particularly Mongo and Postgres

Desirable skills & Experience

* AWS Lambda, S3, Cloud Formation, Aurora/Postgres, API Gateway, CDK (Cloud Development Kit)
* Python 2.7/3.x
* Typescript