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Java Developer 31 marzo 2020 Especialista internacional UNCTAD

Java Developer

Especialista internacional
Gibraltar (GIB)
6 months with possibility of extension
31 marzo 2020

Edad mínima requerida: 25 años. Reclutamiento abierto a todas las nacionalidades, excepto a nacionales del país de asignación.

Under the direct supervision of the relevant Information Systems Officer, the Java Developer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Participate in the development of a Cloud native platform using microservice-centered principles.
  • Design and develop Microservices in Java. Code will adhere to internal coding standards.
  • Ensure the technical solution is in line with the system architecture.
  • Maintain, test and document code / configuration for applications and platforms.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent

Information technology, computer science, electrical engineering or similar area. Masters degree would be considered as an advantage.

60 Months
  • Minimum of 5 years of proven practical experience in Information Technology or related field;
  • At least 3 years of experience in software development using Java or Java EE;
  • Proven practical experience in development of Web Services using SOAP and REST.
  • Proven experience in development using SQL.
  • Proven experience in work with team;
  • Experience in NOSQL is a plus.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
 Otra experiencia en TI y telecomunicaciones
  • Knowledge of information technology/information management, particularly in systems analysis, database design and programming.
  • Knowledge of programming languages for development of web applications such as JavaScript, Java, or jQuery.
  • Knowledge of Object-Relational Mapping frameworks such as Hibernate or any persistence framework for NoSQL databases.
  • Knowledge of frameworks for development of restful web services using an agile methodology.
  • Ability to undertake complex data analysis, understand data and to propose analytical dashboard and effective data visualizations.
  • Familiar with the Project Lifecycle process from requirements gathering, development, testing, user acceptance, deployment and support.
  • Knowledge of interactive systems.
  • Good knowledge of organization’s information infrastructure and IT strategy as it relates to user area(s).
  • Knowledge of microservices architecture is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes is a plus.
  • Must have good communication skill as the role might require direct communication with the stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, to include proficiency in the development and implementation of systems of moderate size/complexity.
  • Demonstrated ability to persuade others to accept systems recommendation or modifications.
  • Ability to independently maintain assigned systems and develop innovative approaches to resolve a wide range of issues/problems.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 31 March 2020