Software Engineer - Java/Oracle

Job Title: Software Engineer - Java/Oracle
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £350 - £550 per day + Outside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21767_1581423723
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2020 12:22

Job Description

Any Questions, please call Zoe on 01173320836

Software Engineer


Outside IR35

3-month Contract

Support and further enhancement and development of ONS in-house applications, utilising the Java and Oracle technical stack. In particular, this post will be working on a project to replace the statistical processing currently carried out by SAS in the CORD application with new functions developed in R.

Relevant Skills/Experience

  • Service-oriented architectures and micro-services. Experience working in Kubernetes is ideal but not essential
  • Event-driven architecture
  • Experience must be in Python and/or Java languages
  • Infrastructure as code - defining, managing & monitoring cloud infrastructure
  • Dev/ops experience is essential
  • Evidence of good communication skills, in person and in writing, and a willingness to share their skills and experience with the in-house support team.
  • The creation and management of continuous integration, delivery and deployment pipelines, and proposing improvements to existing pipelines
  • Multiple test techniques, informing test approaches, ensuring consideration of non-functional requirements such as performance, security and accessibility
  • Circumventing the need for operational tasks and liaising with other teams to improve operational efficiency
  • Experience with one or more of the following tools/technologies: Eclipse IDE, Oracle SQL Developer, Toad, Ant, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar, Spring, Struts, WebLogic, Git, Jira, Confluence.