Java Software Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £45000 - 50000

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1374511

 Job Description

Java Software Engineer required for global Software business in Belfast

At Micro Focus, everything we do is based on a simple idea: The fastest way to get results is to build on what you have. Our software solutions enable organizations to do just that. Secure and scalable, with analytics built in, they bridge the gap between existing and emerging IT—fast-tracking digital transformations across DevOps, Hybrid IT, Security, and Predictive Analytics. In the race to innovate, Micro Focus customers have the clear advantage.   

 

Our portfolio spans the following areas: DevOps | IT Operations| Cloud | Security | Info Governance | Big Data, Machine Learning, & Analytics

 

In an Engineering job at Micro Focus, you’ll build the future—one big idea at a time. Ready to unleash your professional potential? You’ll use your experience and scientific knowledge to design, develop and modify our next generation of software. And you’ll help drive our growth as a technology leader. If solving the world’s biggest challenges sounds like the right career path for you, consider this opportunity, and join us at Micro Focus.

 

Micro Focus is seeking an outstanding Software Engineer to join the Information Management division to deliver best in class products to our customer base. This individual will be a part of a development team that develops and maintains the platform for multiple enterprise class, mission critical, SaaS applications in the information archiving application space with a strong focus on sophisticated business analytics.

It all begins with an on-boarding course where you’ll get to grips with our business and how you fit into it. Straight away, you’ll be working with people who are experts in their field as well as some of the latest cutting edge technologies including Java 8, Angular 4, Docker and Kubernetes.

 

Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet- related computer programs, primarily for end users. Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications. Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Designs limited enhancements, updates, and programming changes for portions and subsystems of end-user applications software running on local, networked, and Internet- based platforms.
  • Analyzes design and determines coding, programming, and integration activities required based on specific objectives and established project guidelines.
  • Executes and writes portions of testing plans, protocols, and documentation for assigned portion of application; identifies and debugs issues with code and suggests changes or improvements.
  • Participates as a member of project team of other software applications engineers and internal and outsourced development partners to develop reliable, cost effective and high quality solutions for assigned applications portion or subsystem.
  • Collaborates and communicates with internal and outsourced development partners regarding software applications design status, project progress, and issue resolution.

 

 Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent.
  • Typically 2-4 years experience.

 

 Knowledge and Skills:

  • Using software applications design tools and languages.
  • bility to apply analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Designing software applications running on multiple platform types.
  • Software applications testing methodology, including execution of test plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English and local language.
  • Ability to effectively communicate design proposals and negotiate options.