Senior Core Java Developer

Currently, for one of our partners, a British banking and insurance holding company that operates a wide variety of banking brands offering personal and business banking, private banking, insurance and corporate finance and serves over 24 million customers in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the Americas and Asia, we are looking for a Core Java Senior Developer

Information about the position:
  •   Design, development, testing and releasing to production of new functionality through the stack            across a number of technologies and components. 
  •   Provide leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel in project teams, which                  develops and maintains complex software applications
  •   Lead by example by delivering work and demonstrating behaviors to high standards.
  •   Effectively coach team members utilizing key development tools in order to maximize                          performance, whilst encouraging and promoting talent & development.
  •   Maximize team performance through setting specific goals and measuring against these                        objectives, taking appropriate action where necessary.
  •    Inspire performance and sustain motivation through team meetings, one to ones, huddles and             coaching.
  •    Ensure that work is of the required quality by listening to calls/reviewing work and providing                 feedback.
  •    Assists with analyzing and writing software specifications
  •    Estimates workload, designs and develops new software and enhancements to existing software           applications
  •    Recommends changes to client software based on information such as client feedback, language           changes and new technology

Job Requirements:
  • University degree in the field of Computer science or similar
  • 3+ years of Java application development experience in a professional environment
  • Strong Java development skills  
  • Knowledge of distributed systems and large scale data handling
  • Excellent multi-threaded server side Java development and concurrent programming.
  • Performance profiling and optimization of java applications
  • Experience of Linux/Unix environments and scripting
  • Experience with Spring и Hybernate frameworks
  • Experience designing and building scalable, high performance applications
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., Oracle)
  • Troubleshooting and debugging skills  
  • Experience with requirements gathering and analysis 
  • Strong knowledge of system architecture patterns and object oriented design (OOD) 
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum development cycle
  • Strong analytical capability and aptitude
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Experience working on banking projects 
  • Ability to liaise directly with business users during bug/problem resolution
  • Understanding of fundamental financial controls, concepts and processes
  • Knowledge of risk and risk management within an Investment Bank
  • Delivery/solution orientated individual, self-motivated and strong team player.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, planning and time management skills.
  • High level of attention to detail coupled with good energy levels.
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work well both independently and within a team split across multiple centers
  • Able to conduct technical knowledge share sessions 
  • Balances multiple competing demands

Information about the company: We are currently one of the largest IT service providers in Central and Eastern Europe with offices in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey and Poland. We employ over 800 qualified and experienced specialists from our state of the art delivery centers and technical training facilities. We are strategic partners with leading technology companies including: Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle, Avaya, IBM and HP to name a few. Soitron is also one of the very few Cisco Master Unified Communications accredited companies in Europe. More about us at