Senior Java Developer

Software Engineering Sunderland, United Kingdom


Position at Apexon

Are you self-motivated with an innovative mind, a passion for technology, and a good understanding of object orientated development?

Apexon is a pure-play digital engineering services firm focused on helping companies accelerate their digital initiatives from strategy and planning through execution. We leverage deep technical expertise, Agile methodologies and data-driven intelligence to modernize systems of engagement and simplify human/tech interaction. We deliver custom solutions that meet customers’ technology needs wherever they are in their digital lifecycle. Backed by Goldman Sachs and Everstone Capital, Apexon works with both large enterprises and emerging innovators -- putting digital to work to enable new products and business models, engage with customers in new ways, and create sustainable competitive differentiation. 

We are currently looking to hire Senior Java Software Engineers for our growing team. 

You’ll be responsible for: 

  • Producing high quality, maintainable code 
  • Supporting in the design and development of complex software solutions   
  • Partnering effectively with client project teams   

You’ll have: 

  • 3+ years of commercial software engineering experience in Java 
  • A natural ability to mentor junior developers 
  • Service oriented architecture development 
  • TDD/BDD  
  • Experience working in an Agile environment 
  • Natural self-motivation with a passion for delivering excellence 
  • Great communication skills with the ability to build strong professional relationships
  • Curiosity with an ongoing desire to develop and learn
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Bachelor's degree / Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field  

It would be great if you have: 

  • Knowledge of DevOps tools, e.g. Jenkins, Sonar and CI/CD principles
  • Experience with React/Angular frameworks 
  • Financial Services and/or Software Consulting experience 

We’re committed to providing our people with a great environment to work in. You can expect ongoing skills-based development, career progression as well as health & well-being benefits and support. You’ll work within a friendly and supportive team, working on a variety of projects and the chance to obtain relevant certifications along the way!  

We also offer: 

  •  Up to 10% bonus (based on company and personal performance). 
  •  An employer pension scheme 
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, with the option to carry forward or 'cash-in' 5 days each year 
  •  Access to YuLife wellness platform, subscription to Meditopia App, premium subscription to Fiit, life coaching & emotional wellbeing sessions, 24 / 7 virtual GP Access, Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Life Insurance & Income protection 
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay & Paternity Pay
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Travel loan scheme
  • A Tech Scheme which lets you choose from over 5000 tech products at up to a 12% discount
  • Free unlimited Udemy account for every employee to support their continuous learning and improvement
  • Support in obtaining relevant certifications 

Don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes, we’d still love to hear from you.