Senior Java Developer at Waracle, Remote/Glasgow, £Contractor Option

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (Glasgow, UK)
  • May 12, 2022
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Waracle are looking for a Senior Java Developer to join our friendly team. As an experienced Java Developer you will be creating Java middleware to create, manage and monitor cloud services on AWS.

Waracle is an industry leading team delivering digital solutions that transform how we live, work and play. Our growth has been significant and sustained, developing premium grade enterprise software for some of the the UK's biggest brands. Recently recognised by Clutch as one of the Top B2B companies in the UK, we are constantly seeking top industry talent to join our team and grow our expertise.

It’s an amazing time to join our team and you’ll be supported by a rapidly growing team of experienced specialists in design research, UX, UI, Scrum, product, data and cyber security, alongside developers specialising in native, hybrid and web technologies.


This position will be remote but ideally some presence in Glasgow is required and is open to both permanent and contractor candidates.


As an experienced Java Developer you should be creating Java middleware to create, manage and monitor cloud services on AWS. The team will be doing its own QA so must have a modern devops mindset to self-contain development end-to-end within the squad. You will work in commercial enterprise software, with compliance, governance, audit trail and related activities.

You’ll have expert knowledge of Java and be a creative problem solver – you’ll relish the challenge of having to solve complex problems and come up with brilliant solutions and products. You’ll be a strong communicator and able to get ideas across to the team and also be able to liaise with customers and clients.



  • Hands-on development experience using Java modern languages (8 and above)

  • Experience with Microservices (SpringBoot) and API's

  • Knowledge and experience of Cloud Platforms (AWS)

  • Understanding of DevOps and CI/CD

  • Continuous Integration- Jenkins

  • Some experience in frontend technologies like React JS

  • Experience with IntelliJ


As a permanent member of staff the benefits you can expect at Waracle include:

  • Flexible working - fully remote or hybrid, it’s up to you!

  • 31 days holiday plus an extra day off on your birthday

  • Double matched Pension scheme 

  • 35 hour working week

  • Group Life, Sickness and Medicash Cover

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave

  • Udemy account with free courses for your personal development

  • Discounts across 100s of brands including Samsung, Apple, TUI and Asos

  • Subsidised Gym Membership