Version 1 Cork

Java Developer

Department: Digital Development & Architecture


Company Description

Version 1 has ranked as the 6th Best Large Workplace in Tech in the UK in 2020.  This accolade tops off an exciting year for us; Version 1 was also listed for the fifth consecutive time as a ‘Best Workplace in Europe‘ recently too.

You will join a 1400 strong,  €140m/£127m revenue business. Career development opportunities abound, working in new geographies across new industry sectors and with new customers.

Job Description

Java has been a key technology throughout our company history, and our Java Practice has been responsible for delivering some of the largest enterprise to enterprise systems as well as business-critical solutions to a number of sectors across a wide range of platforms, operating systems, open-source components and databases. 

You’ll have the opportunity to diagnose bugs and provide solutions across multiple Java Applications encompassing different frameworks in a fast paced environment. Currently we support around eight (8) Java Applications with more applications on the horizon and we are actively working on a number of new development projects. You will join an expanding team of Java developers (eight) supporting our clients technology needs. We have over 20 technical resources in all with the composition primarily Java and Oracle ERP consultants. This ensures our team have the capability to promote a supportive culture through learning and upskilling with all members of the team contributing positively to the successful onboarding of every new team joiner


Good competence across Java, approx 3 years of Java experience. You need to have worked in a disciplined development environment. Emphasis is on communication skills and teamwork. We encourage interest from young enthusiastic developers with an interest in a fast track career in a high-energy environment where there is good exposure to modern technologies.

  • Java JEE 
  • Version Control Systems (CVS, SVN, GIT) Application Servers like Tomcat, WebLogic or JBoss 
  • Databases: Relational (e.g. Oracle nice but not essential ) 
  • Front-End development using HTML5, JavaScript and JavaScript Frameworks (e.g. AngularJS) 
  • Experience of working within an Agile environment is desirable.


Additional Information

Aideen Kehoe

Talent Acquisition Team

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.

Consistently Rated a Top Workplace By Our People

Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

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    UK, 2019-2021
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
    AWARD, 2018-2021
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
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