1000* - Senior Java Developer (HA-33899564)

Location: Brussels, Belgium    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: To discuss
Sectors: Development
Job Type: Contract
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Our client active in the insurance is looking for an Senior Java Developer. The company is located in Brussels. As a Senior Java Developer, you will be part of a dynamic IT Department. You will develop new and maintain/adapt/improve existing IT applications on demand of the business by programming independently in a stipulated programming language on one hand and to support projects on the other hand and to collaborate in a team. You will work on project delivery, develop enhancements, coach the team and support the applications in an agile environment. You will act as a technical leader to advice and build the development standard.

As a Senior Java Developer, you will be responsible for the following tasks:

Contribute to and validate the functional analysis and specification of requests for IT developments

  • Realizing IT projects according to approved functional specifications and within the approved budget and planning.
  • Conducting code reviews and follow up release management
  • Developing new programs or adapt existing programs in respect of the existing standards
  • Testing new developments before submitting them to the key user for user testing, etc.

Develop, maintain and improve existing IT applications

  • Developing API's using Java/Spring Boot
  • Breaking down complex requirements into independent coding tasks and strategies
  • Creating test unit and integration tests to fully test and regress software
  • Working with other teams to ensure delivered code meets specifications based on functional/technical specifications
  • Handling all incoming requests related to the applications you're responsible for (Tickets)
  • Correcting bugs in the applications you're responsible for, etc.

Support business users in the usage of the existing IT applications

  • Defining the required availability levels and response times with the business owners
  • Elaborating support procedures, with escalation to external parties where appropriate
  • Measuring and reporting the achieved availability levels and response times, etc.

Coaching & support

  • Displaying initiative and an ability to lead others, and develop applications team disciplined manner
  • Establishing and following secure coding practices and best coding practices

The ideal profile for Senior Java Developer:

Hard skills

  • 5 years' experience as Java developer,
  • Expertise on JAVA 8(+) with modern applications like Spring boot and API design,
  • Expertise with JAVA JEE Framework,
  • Excellent knowledge of English and one of the national languages (Dutch or French),
  • Able to work in an Agile / scrum environment,
  • Experience interfacing with back-end applications using RESTful web services, SOAP,
  • Bachelor or master degree in IT.

Soft skills

  • Good coaching and communication skills.
  • You have a strong problem solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills.
  • Like to take initiative and be a real team player.

Practical information regarding the mission:

  • Contract Permanent or Freelance
  • Start date: ASAP contract: until the end of the year (and extension planned in 2023)
  • Remote: flexible (3 days teleworking and 2 days on site)
  • Location: Brussels

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