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Recruiter: Sogeti
Listed on: 29th March
Location: England / Remote
Salary Notes: Competitive + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Java Developer - Consultant

Sogeti UK, Part of the Capgemini Group

Join a world-leading IT consultancy and thought leader within the software testing field

Base Location - Any UK Base (We have multiple base locations all over the UK)

About Sogeti and the Capgemini Group

Sogeti UK is a leading provider of technology and software testing, specialising in Application, Infrastructure, and Engineering Services. We offer cutting-edge solutions around Testing, Business Intelligence & Analytics, PLM, Mobile, Cloud, and Cyber Security, combining world class methodologies and our global delivery model, Rightshore.

Our roots and the bedrock of our success lie in the provision of local professional services - teams of highly skilled IT professionals working closely with local clients.

The group has been recognised as a Leader in the ‘NelsonHall NEAT evaluation for Quality Engineering Services' report, for demonstrating multiple strengths including; User Experience (UX) Testing, Artificial Intelligence (AI) for automating testing services & deploying Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for testing purposes. Sogeti UK also has an excellent Glassdoor rating!

Globally, Sogeti is part of the Capgemini Group, Sogeti operates in more than 100 locations globally. Working closely with clients and partners to take full advantage of the opportunities of technology, Sogeti combines agility and speed of implementation to tailor innovative future-focused solutions in Digital Assurance and Testing, Cloud and Cybersecurity, all fuelled by AI and automation.

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services.

The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients' opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations.

Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.

Our Inclusive Culture

Sogeti positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

Capgemini won the ‘Best Tech Employer' at the Women in Tech Employer Awards 2020. Capgemini is also ranked in the Top 100 employers in the latest Stonewall Workplace Equality Index and we are recognised as one of the Top 75 employers in the Social Mobility Employer Index 2020.

Our Application & Cloud Technologies Practice

Sogeti are a leading provider of technology and engineering services, partnering with our clients to make cutting-edge solutions thanks to our valuable world-class expertise in existing and emerging technologies.  At the heart of our team is a passion for technology and people. Armed with our comprehensive, standard-defining portfolio of solutions, and hyper-focused, client-centric model, we leverage cutting-edge technology to deliver innovative results and best-in-class service to our clients.

We are growing our Applications and Cloud Technology team; this is an emerging service line for Sogeti in the UK but draws on our technology heritage and global market leading solutions. This is an excellent opportunity to join our global team of experts in Application Development, Data Development and Engineering and Cloud.  We want business focused, passionate technologists to help use develop game changing business solutions for our customers.

We will be looking for the most interesting challenges from our clients. Big technology projects, with big teams, in which you can grow and learn and deliver complex programs of work. Or Leading-Edge technology projects in which you can work with the latest technology to solve new challenges with new interesting technology. And everything in-between.

We want to hear from you if you have a passion or experience of delivering similar types of projects or if you have a passion to learn.

The Role

Sogeti are looking to add and grow a new Apps and Cloud Technologies Practice and require Java developers to play a vital role in developing the future-state distributed, single page and transaction-based applications using Agile practices. You will work within a collaborative, agile scrum team to deliver working software from design to realisation. You'll be responsible for bringing technical design and business understanding together, ultimately ensuring that features are part of frequent, high-quality software deliveries.

We're looking for developers who want to join a client-focused team. For us, it's not just about having the right software development background, you need to be pragmatic, be able to work collaboratively and be driven to learn and succeed.

You should be comfortable with detail and complexity, proactively focused on pursuing new ways of implementing product solutions to business defined requirements. Naturally, this position requires strong communication skills, plus both business and technical focus.

Key responsibilities

  • Conduct tasks related to feasibility studies, time and cost estimates, IT planning, risk technology, applications development, model development, and establish and implement new or revised applications systems and programs to meet specific business needs or user areas
  • Monitor and control all phases of development process and analysis, design, construction, testing, and implementation as well as provide user and operational support on applications to business users
  • Utilise in-depth specialty knowledge of applications development to analyse complex problems/issues, provide evaluation of business process, system process, and industry standards, and make evaluative judgement
  • Recommend and develop security measures in post implementation analysis of business usage to ensure successful system design and functionality
  • Consult with users/clients and other technology groups on issues, recommend advanced programming solutions, and install and assist customer exposure systems
  • Ensure essential procedures are followed and help define operating standards and processes
  • Serve as advisor or coach to new or lower level analysts
  • Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision
  • Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy
  • Acts as SME to senior stakeholders and/or other team members

What we'll offer you

  • Professional development and accelerated career progression
  • An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit
  • Although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you
  • Gain experience within a market leader in Next-Generation Software Testing Services
  • We encourage continuous learning and development by providing you the tools and support to drive your own career in the direction you want!

As a Java Developer, we're looking for: 

  • Experience in systems analysis and programming of software applications
  • Technology experience with the following: Java, Spring, Hibernate, SQL, JavaScript, Web Services
  • Experience in managing and implementing successful projects
  • Working knowledge of consulting/project management techniques/methods
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements
  • Good communication skills

Desirable Experience

  • Ability to engage with different stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to guide the business and the team members with the best practices on their area of expertise
  • Be a role model to embed and coach around agile principles, ways of working, mindset and behaviours to develop an agile culture centred around growth mindset, prioritisation, ownership, and accountability

Contact Name: Sogeti
Reference: TJ/8685/1034
Job ID: 2914577

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