Java Developer / software engineer
British Medical Journal
9th August 2019
£54000 - £57000
Competitve + great benefits
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Software Engineer / Java Developer
The main purpose of the role will be to:
Design and develop software for the BMJ products.
Design and develop software admin/reporting tools.
Maintain and enhance these software solutions.
Development of websites.
Development of back end systems and reporting solutions for these sites.
Writing tests (TDD/BDD)
Database development and support.
Routine updates and bug fixes.
Skills & experience:
Educational and work experience equivalent to a science/computing degree are
Proven track record as a Java developer
Experience and exposure to TDD/BDD
Degree course or equivalent work experience should include all of the following:
Database design and theory
Object Oriented programming theory and practice in Java
Creation of a simple dynamic website
Use of HTML and CSS in web development
Practical use of operating systems
Main Tech stack we use at BMJ includes, but is not limited to:
Other things we do at BMJ includes, but is not limited to:
Microservices, REST API
All grades are entitled to 25 days' annual leave, rising 1 day every 2 years until it reaches a maximum of 30 days (this will be prorated for part timers), and buy up to 5 additional days holiday a year via yourReward
Finish at 4pm on the working day before a bank holiday
Enjoy an extra day's holiday over the Christmas period (actual day decided by the Association)
Healthcare cash plans, childcare vouchers, eyecare vouchers, dental insurance and more!
Access to a number of countrywide gyms at discounted rates via yourReward
Purchase a bicycle and/or equipment up to a value of £1000 through the Scheme quarterly, accessed via yourReward
Access discounts and offers 365 days of the year across a wide range of high street stores, online retailers, restaurants, supermarkets etc. via yourReward
50% of salary payable for maximum of 5 years on membership of the pension arrangement
Cover of 7x salary (3x as a lump sum & 4x for spouses/dependants pension) on membership of the pension arrangement
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Tashan Chong-Kan.