Senior Software Developer


Rodney Williams

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Greater Manchester


Financial Services

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Role: Senior Software Developer

Location: Bolton (Hybrid working)

Benefits: Up to £70,000 DOE + Benefits

Are you an experienced proactive Java Engineer looking for an opportunity within a longstanding company? Our client are a well-established financial services company who are currently underway with their ambitious growth plans and are looking for talented people to join their team.


  • Working collaboratively across Software Development and Business functions to design, develop, deliver and maintain high quality software solutions for the Business
  • To be effective during all phases of the software development lifecycle (requirements gathering, design, estimating, implementation, testing, delivery, training and knowledge share) in accordance with current industry best-practise.
  • To act as a technical lead on projects
  • To provide technical leadership and mentoring for the developer team
  • To work in line with company and team objectives, ensuring adherence to relevant internal procedures and FCA regulations.
  • To continually evaluate and refine standards and best-practices in the Java Development Team
  • To represent the team and contribute to meetings with both peers and non-technical stakeholders

Essential skills:

  • Minimum of 7 years Core Java and software development commercial experience
  • Strong understanding of OOD and Java design patterns
  • Source code management e.g., Git or similar
  • Automated builds with continuous integration
  • SQL and Relational databases e.g., MySQL or similar
  • Java development environments e.g., NetBeans or similar
  • Full understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Mentoring and coaching junior developers
  • Software architecture and design skills
  • Experience in a senior developer role
  • Experience exploring and assessing new technologies/external solutions.
  • Providing end user support

Beneficial skills:

  • Java Swing UI development

If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at