Java Developer

Wowcher

£ 50,000 - 70,000

Software Engineering

Are you a Java pro, and want to join a tight-knit team in one of the UK's fastest growing e-commerce companies? Then look no further - this is the company and the role for you.

❗Visa sponsorship can be offered for this role, for the right candidate!

⚙️ What's the job?

Wowcher Technical is a team of around 40 in a company of nearly 300. They are responsible for all the internal and external systems here at Wowcher and the company is growing fast... so life can be pretty hectic at times! 

They need bright, motivated people to join their expanding technical team to deliver superb software in support of the continued growth. Work is a mixture of small business-as-usual changes, small-to-medium sized projects and large development/re-engineering projects. They value creativity, pragmatism, a “can-do” attitude and a willingness to get involved!

A strong Java Developer is needed to analyse, design, implement and test software modules on our web sites and back office systems. The successful candidate will have a strong technical background and will work well within an Agile team, with a proactive approach to problem solving.

Who are they looking for? 🕵️

These are the essential requirements...

  • Java 8, Spring Boot
  • Strong Java development background (3+ years)
  • Good communication abilities & team-working skills
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience of Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery frameworks 
  • RESTful service development
  • Oracle, SQL, Hibernate
  • Junit, Mockito
  • Maven, Jenkins
  • Messaging e.g. JMS, RabbitMQ
  • Apache, Tomcat

These are the nice-to-haves...

  • Play Framework / Microservices
  • BDD, Spock
  • Experience of a high-volume distributed eCommerce environment
  • Elastic Search 
  • Asynchronous frameworks e.g. Akka 
  • EHCache

The successful candidate will also be comfortable working autonomously and independently. A clear, logical thinker with a proactive approach to problem-solving and a can-do attitude.

Does that sound like you? Then hit 'Apply'!


Company Description

Founded in 2011, Wowcher is a diverse promotion marketplace that provides customers major savings on local businesses, travel and consumer goods. In addition to this, through their reach they deliver marketing solutions which allow merchants to grow and manage their businesses in a sustainable way.

There’s nothing that excites them more than finding new businesses to partner up with. Whether it’s helping you get more people through the door or facilitating the sale of your goods.

If you can imagine yourself in an environment that you grow in and you embody our values of being Innovative, Passionate, a Team Player, Honest & Open, this could be the place for you.