Senior Java Developer

Work type:
Auckland, New Zealand
Closing date:
  • Join a leading global provider of Software Solutions for the Financial Services Industry
  • Work on exciting, large international projects
  • Do you want to be the SME, the ‘go to person’ at the centre of excellence?

If you’re a confident, ambitious self-starter with a passion for great code in an ever changing environment then this role is for you!


What you’ll be doing

In this role, you’ll work in a collaborative Agile environment backed and supported by strong technical individuals at the top of their game. You’ll be relied on for your ability to create innovative, robust solutions to meet our customers’ emerging business requirements and as a result, you will be able to admire your creation at the end.


Your new team

Your Development Manager is a technical leader in the industry and offers a supportive and encouraging environment in which to work. Whilst we foster and develop talent we also encourage you maintain a work life balance.

Our Takapuna office is a short walk from the local beach, cafes and shops. We are a friendly, fun and multi-cultured team who enjoy the odd competitive office foosball and pool tournament. In return, we offer you a collaborative team, inclusive culture and comprehensive benefits with a focus on employee well-being.

Main activities

  • Understanding requirements from Business Analysts and Test Analysts
  • Developing enhancements using Unit, Integration and Automation testing best practices
  • Offering improvements to current processes leveraging your knowledge and experience
  • Ongoing maintenance of the Sonata code base to ensure continuous improvement

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

You’re a natural problem solver with the ability to advance coding capabilities whilst maintaining quality. You’re keen to learn and get involved in Sonata, Bravura Solutions’ next generation platform. Your other skills include:

  • Experience with Java (JDK 1.7, 1.8) Software Development including Java Enterprise (EJB, JTA, JAAS, Seam) and Application servers (JBoss/WildFly/Oracle)
  • In-depth full stack knowledge with strengths in developing from the back-end
  • Relational Database experience
  • Web services and web development experience
  • An understanding of project economics and how to estimate project time
  • Ability to suggest changes with confidence, succinctly articulating the rationale
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Previous experience supporting and training junior Developers

How do you find out more?

What are you waiting for? Submit an application by clicking apply now below. We don’t always work to fixed closing dates and may start considering applications as they are received so encourage you to apply early.

Please note: You must be legally entitled to live and work in New Zealand from the time of application to be considered. #LI-PRIORITY

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If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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