Senior Java Developer
Permanent, full time
Who are PPL?
As a leading licensing business at the heart of the UK’s music industry, PPL ensures those who invest their time, talent and money to make recorded music are compensated and recognised when their music is used by businesses or broadcast on TV, radio or online.
PPL – PROJECT REMIX
PPL are embarking on a large scale transformation programme to build upon and enhance the IT systems which support the services we provide to our record company and performer members.
The key objective of the change team is to ensure that PPL is equipped to transform, that our processes are optimised and that our people are engaged, competent and confident to work in the new ways, creating the foundation for a sustainable future.
What you’ll be doing…
You will participate in project teams and as senior developer, drive the development of the solution ensuring it conforms to the architecture principles and the quality criteria set.
You will also participate in the architecture workshops and help shape the solutions affecting the java stack of applications whilst writing quality code which will be easy to read and easy to maintain. Set an example for other developers to follow.
You will need to educate the rest of the developers, in the java language and frameworks best practices.
What you’ll need…
You will have a great understanding and have had exposure to AWS Development. Exposure to Elastic frameworks such as Search, Kibana and Logstash is ideal and a knowledge of Relational Databases.
8 years’ experience or more in a continuous hands-on role in Java SE as developer.
A degree in Software Engineering or similar
Ability to demonstrate excellent problem solving skills using Java 8
Excellent knowledge of Spring framework (Spring Security, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud)
Excellent knowledge of JPA
Ability to demonstrate excellent knowledge of unit testing principles and frameworks (jUnit, Mockito).
Excellent knowledge of Maven
Ability to understand existing codebases
Ability to pick up new java frameworks and technologies.
Knowledge and exposure on J2EE framework and patterns
Knowledge of REST web services
What we have to offer…
When you come on board at PPL you can expect to be rewarded for your hard work. Employees are entitled to a wide range of benefits which support their needs and lifestyles including Private Medical Care, Childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym membership and many more!