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Software Engineer (Java)

Job Title: Software Engineer (Java)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
REF: 2998
Contact Name: Matthew Stimpson
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Software Engineer

Competitive Salary

25 Days’ Annual Leave, Award Winning Pension, Flexible Working, Relocation Package

Our Client

Our Client is tech-specialist across the Aerospace, Defence & Security Sectors. With revenues in excess of $10billion, our Client has been developing technology solutions for both Public & Private Sector based organisations for over 100 years!

The Opportunity

With 6 main sites across the UK, our Client has an opportunity for a talented Software Engineer to join their Southampton-based agile delivery team, tasked with continuing to develop and enhance bespoke systems which are programmed predominately within Java.

As well as the continued development of systems, you will have the opportunity to provide input and support to projects ranging from small applications to multi-server deployments and integrations using Java and Web-Services.

In return for developing best-of-breed applications, our Client will support and encourage you to fulfil your potential through offering excellent Training & Development initiatives, Award-Winning Company Benefits and an enjoyable/varied workload.

Daily Tasks

  • Working with minimal supervision, you will join a small team which follow Agile development methodologies working on projects for a diverse client portfolio, following the full Software Development Lifecycle
  • Develop using Java which covers both front-end and back-end, as well as learn other languages for some application integration projects
  • Take on the management of the overall coding standard compliance and unit testing using automation tools
  • Explore the market for new/alternative technologies to utilise

What we are looking for

  • Strong Java programming experience
  • Exposure to UML
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management & Communication Skills
  • The desire to progress & deliver first-class solutions
  • Use of Coding Standards, and Automated Test Tools (desirable)
  • Knowledge of Linux, C++, XML, SQL/Oracle (Desirable)

Want to find out more?

For more information or to arrange a confidential chat, please contact Matt Stimpson on: 01908 886 034 or

Alternatively, please apply today for an immediate response!