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Contract Spy London, UK
Mar 30, 2020
6 Months or more
JPMC is looking at expanding their capabilities and they are investing in growth opportunities for various businesses. We are looking for commercially minded, customer focused, hands on engineers, who want to be a part of building exciting new project. A core responsibility is to produce secure, scalable technical solutions to support our market leading products. An immediate requirement for an experienced Java Developer for a 6 month project based in London. We are looking for commercially minded, customer oriented developers, used to working in an agile environment who want to be a part of building something from the ground up with us. This is a server-side Java developer role within a green-field initiative . The Java Developer will: Assist with the core development of their cross platform, server and mobile based application. Take responsibility for server-side application development as part of their core development team. Write server applications and APIs. Assist with integrating front-end elements of applications. Work closely with front-end development team. Build reusable code and libraries. Assist with the implement of security and data procedures. Design and implement storage solutions. The Java Developer will have: Academic qualification in a computer science or STEM (science, technology, engineering or mathematics) related field or the foreign equivalent Professional experience working in an agile, dynamic and customer facing environment Recent hands-on professional experience (actively coding) working as a server side software engineer Extensive experience with using a JVM language (Java/Scala/Kotlin, preferably Java 8+) Understanding of distributed systems and cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.) Understanding of AOP and dependency injection frameworks (Spring, Guice, etc.) Understanding of relational and no-SQL databases Understanding of security frameworks (JAAS, Spring Security, SSL, TLS, HTTPS, etc.) Understanding of data streaming and processing frameworks (Kafka, Spark, etc.) Understanding of distributed tracing and monitoring (Zipkin, Jaeger, OpenTracing, Prometheus, ELK, Micrometer, etc.) Experience with containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
Contract Spy Belfast, UK
Mar 30, 2020
6 Months or more
SENIOR JAVA ENGINEER (CONTRACT) Location: Belfast Job Type:  Contract   The Role   We are seeking experienced Senior Java Engineers for an initial 6 month contract. You will be working on an exciting new greenfield Java development project with the opportunity to work with more modern & emerging technologies. As a Senior Java Engineer you will work as part of a team, delivering high-quality code, liaising closely with client stakeholders to understand their requirements and ensure timely delivery of software projects.   As a Senior Java Engineer you will have:   - 5+ years Java Development experience - Familiar with all phases of software development; from requirements gathering and design through to build, deployment and support - Experience with Angular, Spring Boot, PCF. - Strong experience of unit and regression testing - Proficient use of source control tools e.g. git - Experience using build tools, e.g. Maven, Gradle, Ant - Familiar with common open-source frameworks and libraries, e.g. Spring, JUnit
£230 - £260 per day
Contract Spy London, UK
Mar 30, 2020
Duration not stated
Job Title - Project Support Officer Location - London Rates - Circa £230 - £260 a day MUST BE CURRENTLY SC CLEARED In Scope of IR35 About the role / project: To enable the smooth running of the project or programme by supporting the project manager, senior project manager or programme manager, as applicable. Providing support through the operation of change management processes, and the co-ordination of business management actions and activities, on their behalf. Assisting the establishment and maintenance of a project support function. Providing the management and maintenance of the following project functions & governance with, and on behalf, of the project manager and the central Programme Management Office: *Planning, Control & Reporting *Risk Management & Issue Resolution *Quality and Configuration Management *Sustainment and BAU Transition Assisting the Project Manager to ensure that: *The project is defined and implemented to comply with organisational strategy, agreed standards and approach (based upon PRINCE2 and MSP), with all necessary capability, process, standards and templates to maintain this compliance. *The overall project delivery is managed to a defined project plan, working with the Programme, business, suppliers and other relevant national Programmes to define key activities, dependencies, resources, costs and milestones associated with the implementation of projects. *Third party suppliers are managed effectively. *Business stakeholder relationships are appropriately managed. *The project 's cycle of delivery reporting, review and management direction is achieved. *Sufficient skilled and experienced resources are available to support the delivery and that the project retains appropriate knowledge. *Progress to meet timescales and other success factors are tracked and managed, proactively managing risks and issues to ensure delivery achievement. *The project can provide relevant, accurate and timely activity, cost and progress reporting. *The project is capable of managing external review and audit, including 'Gateway ' reviews. *The project 's deliverables are identified, tracked and managed. *The project and solutions are effectively transitioned to a defined business as usual approach and the project is closed effectively, ensuring that any post-project reviews are appropriately established. Key Skills Ability to assimilate, interpret and evaluate information on a wide variety of delivery activity. *Ability to produce high quality project documentation. *Ability to provide PMO technical skills and capability. *Ability to communicate with and influence staff & stakeholders and build relationships across operational and professional boundaries and with partner organisations. *Ability to operate in a complex organisational and political environment. *High degree of computer literacy and competence in the use of Microsoft Office and appropriate project/programme management software. Experience *Experience of working as a Project or Programme Support Officer or an Assistant Project Manager within a complex project environment involving multiple disciplines (e.g. Business Change, IT, Estates). *Experience of working within a Project Management Office structure, to defined methodologies and standards, ideally using PRINCE2 and MSP. *Experience in supporting complex projects, delivery resources and teams, as part of a dynamic environment and use of formal method(s). *Programme and project establishment, planning and delivery. *Knowledge of stakeholder engagement and management. *Risk and Issue management and assessment. *Knowledge of business implementation and change management. *Financial planning and tracking. *Benefits management and realisation. *Project administration, quality management and configuration management. Desirables Experience within the public sector of planning and maintaining plans for complex projects or large programmes. Experience in managing complex projects, involving multiple stakeholders and teams, as part of a dynamic environment and use of formal methods Conditions Ability to travel to a variety of locations Please apply for more details
Contract Spy London, UK
Mar 30, 2020
Duration not stated
Job Title - Business Analyst Location - London Requires DV Clearance In Scope of IR35 About the role / project: This role demands an in-depth practical experience of Business Analysis working to deliver the requirements of a large and complex business area as well as having an awareness of the unique demands / specific challenges of working within secure domains. The role holder must be eligible for DV (STRAP) vetting clearance but be SC (STRAP) vetted as a minimum. The role holder will use their BA skills and experience to inform the ongoing design, development and implementation. Your experience will include: *In-depth practical experience of Business Analysis working to manage and deliver the demand/requirements of large, complex MPS and National IT database applications *Awareness of the unique demands and specific challenges of working within a secure domain; the role holder must be eligible for DV (STRAP) vetting clearance *A track record of extensive business analysis experience through the full software development lifecycles, evidenced by the ability to manage key stakeholders and the production of requirements definitions, specifications and documents to a very high standard. *Practical experience in producing 'as-is ' and 'to-be ' process models using Business Process Model Notation (BPMN) with the ability to undertake 'gap analysis '. *Experience in planning, managing and facilitating workshops. *Background of working in a structured environment that includes working with 3rd parties / external agencies. *Extensive skills in the use of IT. The role holder must be able to assess and mitigate technological risk, recognise the implications of new technologies and understand the impact of new information systems upon the business community. *Excellent communication skills with the ability to present findings and ideas to different audiences at all levels of the organisation. *Skilled in challenging and encouraging senior business representatives to consider working in an alternative manner. Excellent inter-personal skills: The post holder must be adept at assessing and discussing business options with senior management, the implications of those options and potential or alternative solutions. The post holder must therefore have a high level of interpersonal, communications, business and ICT skills in order to gain credibility with colleagues at all levels. Attitudes and behaviours: The post holder must have the ability to work independently and also as part of a team. They must have the ability to work under pressure, with competing demands and to deadlines. They must have enthusiasm, commitment and determination to achieve results. The post holder must be prepared to challenge attitudes and behaviours *Complete analysis of all identified incidents / problems, identify and deliver business requirements, complete application changes (including design of internal scripts) and effectively problem solve and progress in collaboration with internal / external stakeholders meeting timescales for delivery *Identify, record and resolve any business related issues raised to prioritise according to risk and timescales. *Deliver all work to agreed dates in accordance with delivery plans and timelines. *Develop all Intelligence working practices within the scope *Provide advice, guidance and subject matter expertise to all users *Testing and approval of Supplier solutions. *Ability to assimilate, interpret and evaluate information on a wide variety of subjects understanding interdependencies. *Ability to analyse complex issues / requirements and present findings in a suitable format *Knowledge of IT Sequel queries *Qualifications commensurate with role Desirable: *A Business Analysis qualification such as BCS Business Analysis Professional Diploma (Formally known as ISEB Business Analysis Diploma). *SFIA skills ~ Business Analysis level 5