Version 1 Redditch

Senior Java Developer - Contract (Outside IR35)

Department: Digital Development & Architecture

Recruiter

Bradley Hall

Company Description

Version 1 is celebrating 25 years in the IT industry this year and we continue to be trusted by global brands to deliver IT solutions that drive customer success. Version 1 proves that IT can make a real difference to our customers’ businesses. We are a Microsoft Gold Partner, an AWS Premier Consulting Partner and an Oracle Platform Partner. 

We engage with experts (or their substitute) in their field to deliver excellent outcomes for our customers and we engage these experts under our tried and trusted engagement model. We have a proven track record of delivering pre-defined outcomes through this engagement model that complements the delivery from our permanent staff.

Job Description

As a Senior Java Developer, you will be working in a Scrum Team of cross-functional skills in tight collaboration practising Agile. You will be contributing to real decisions about technology to create maintainable solutions for our customers and participating in a highly collaborative group of software engineering professional’s. Learning, developing your skills further and continuously improving will be part of your role. 

You will develop software to meet our client's user needs using Java, follow best practice guidelines and help to improve those guidelines. In addition to Java, you will contribute to the Front End development within the project. You will be creating best in class documentation with our client users in mind.

In this project, you will be doing good with technology, part of a large programme of work to modernise and develop this central government department digital services, therefore, supporting our society. If you want to see how Version 1 is using "Tech For Good" read and watch this video regarding the work we have done with the East of England Ambulance Service.

Qualifications
  • SC Eligible 
  • Java development and Unit Testing experience for a senior-level role
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience in Agile delivery
  • Front End development experience in Angular, React, Node or Javascript
Additional Information

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.
Excellence
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Drive
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.

Learn about our Culture

Award-Winning Employee Focus

  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    UK, 2019-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
  • HEALTHY PLACE TO WORK
    AWARD, 2018-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
  • BEST WORKPLACES FOR WOMEN
    AWARD, 2019 & 2020

Our Head of People Louise Lahiff explains why Version 1 could be the match for you

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