software developer

Polkadotfrog are working exclusively with a leading scientific organisation who are seeking a Software Developer to join a team implementing software workflows between in-house systems. This is a new role which will suit a Developer with a particular strength or interested in developing software utilising APIs and JSON.

The new Software Developer will be joining a team working on projects that will be key to our client and used across the business as core-business applications and you will also be involved in the development of scientific software. On a day to day basis you will be working on the implementation of workflows, creating software applications and you will get the opportunity to work on the development and maintenance of handheld applications linked to some complex databases.

The appointed candidate will have previous commercial development experience where you have demonstrable problem-solving skills and excellent communication skills.   Experience with Java, Spring, ORM, SQL, RESTful APIs, web development and agile development techniques is strongly desirable.

Key Skills / Experience

  • Java, SQL (any variant) skills
  • APIs and JSON (RESTful services)
  • GUI development
  • Git
  • ORM
  • Agile development techniques

Desirable knowledge / experience

  • Web development
  • Scientific software development
  • Database administration
  • Linux
  • Spring
  • Continuous Integration