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A leading technology consultancy specialising in user innovation and experience

Senior Java Developer

£50k – £70k
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Keytree is currently recruiting for a Senior Java Developer to join their award-winning development team. As part of the role you will work as part of a dedicated project team collaborating with UI Developers, UI/UX Designers and Project Managers to ensure our projects are delivered on time and to spec.

The ideal developer should have a solid background as a Java developer with strong Spring framework experience, any experience with Angular.js or React.js is highly desirable. It’s essential that you are able to work collaboratively as well as autonomously when necessary.

The role is based on site in our Central London Head Office but will require you to travel to various client sites.


• Strong core Java skills
• Experience of web development with JEE, Spring MVC and/or Portal
• Excellent knowledge of Spring Framework (3 and above) and a clear
understanding of dependency injection
• Good understanding of Hibernate/JPA and Object-relational mapping,
including performance considerations
• PostgreSQL
• Experience with build tools- Maven, Ant
• Continuous Integration- TeamCity
• Experience integrating systems using a wide variety of protocols like
REST, SOAP, MQ, TCP/IP, JSON and a number of others
• Good knowledge and experience of testing frameworks i.e. Junit,
Selenium, Cucumber
• Proven ability to understand and troubleshoot large systems, drilling
down to code level to identify the root cause of issues
• Experience managing production environments deployed to Cloud
services (PaaS/IaaS)
• Source Code Management- Git, BitBucket, Subversion
• Experience with agile tools and methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Confluence,
• Team leading experience
• Excellent communication skills- written & oral


• Experience in UI development: JavaScript / jQuery / Angular
• Experience using AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
• Liquibase, JDBC
• Consultancy experience

We offer a really strong team ethos and excellent opportunities for professional development. The successful candidate will possess excellent technical skills, be used to working to deadlines, will be enthusiastic and both a self-starter and a team player.

Company Information
Keytree helps companies become leaner, faster and more agile with our award-winning team of SAP experts and beautifully designed applications. The way we work sets us apart. Our multi-disciplined teams are built on a foundation of communications and accountability. We are driven by innovation and a passion for design and great user experience.
At Keytree we work with our clients to understand their business goals and solve their problems using our technological and industry expertise.

Keytree at a glance

A leading technology consultancy specialising in user innovation and experience

Keytree focuses on Mobile, Enterprise Software, Analytics, User Experience Design, and Sap . Their company has offices in London and Madrid. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees.

You can view their website at http://www.keytree.co.uk/ or find them on Twitter and LinkedIn.