Be Difrent Group

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who we are

We’re an industry disruptive team; passionate about delivering user focused solutions that meet real business needs

£60,000 - £70,000 yearly
Be Difrent Group Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Mar 25, 2020
Full time
At Difrent, we have an ambitious growth plan that will see us delivering cutting edge digital services to our Healthcare, Government and Corporate clients. We're now looking for a proactive and experienced Technical Solutions Architect to join us to assist with the design, build and go-live for new web/systems/platforms for our high profile projects across the North East.  You'll be working with multidisciplinary agile teams to deliver a world-class, user-centred digital services in a truly collaborative environment. You must be comfortable working across multiple projects and software development technology stacks and will need platform/software design/engineering project experience. Candidates will need a broad technical knowledge of the SDLC. In this role, you'll interact with our clients onone or more Agile projects, typically to help deliver a specific product via a multidisciplinary, highly skilled digital team. You'll be adept at managing challenging stakeholder landscapes and working within complex digital projects.  Experience Spring Boot / Java Node Postgres AWS Oauth based Federated Identity Systems API systems based on Spring Extensive experience with API integrations with 3rd party systems Data Modelling / UML Modelling Requirements analysis 3rd party vendor / supplier analysis It would be advantageous to have a previous experience of working to Government Digital Services guidelines (GDS) or have previous experience in the public sector setting. If you're an experienced Technical Solutions Architect looking for an exciting new challenge with a company that offers genuine career progression and personal development, this is a fantastic opportunity to join us at a really exciting time!  
£45,000 - £55,000 yearly
Be Difrent Group Newcastle, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
Candidates will need a high level of capability with skills in core Java development (ideally Java 8), web development with Spring MVC or Spring Boot micro services .  Others include Hiberbate /JPA, Maven, Gradle, Jenkins/GitLab Cli , REST, SOAP, JSON, Source Code Management amongst others. We're looking for developers who write beautiful code. You'll interact with our clients on one or more agile projects, typically to help deliver a specific product via a multidisciplinary, highly skilled digital team. You'll be adept at working within complex digital projects. You must be Geek enthusiast Problem solver Sense of humour Self-directed Enjoy working in a team Essential Strong core Java skills Experience of web development with spring MVC or 3+ years' with Spring Boot micro services Excellent knowledge of Spring Framework (3 and above) and a clear understanding of dependency injection Good understanding of Hibernate/JPA and Object-relational mapping, including performance considerations Experience with build tools such as Maven, gradle Continuous Integration- Jenkins/Gitlab Cli Experience developing REST based web services Experience integrating systems using a wide variety of protocols like REST, SOAP, JSON and a number of others Proven ability to understand and troubleshoot large systems, drilling down to code level to identify the root cause of issues Source Code Management- Git, BitBucket, Subversion Experience with agile tools and methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Confluence, JIRA) Excellent communication skills- written & oral Must be able to work in a team environment with minimal supervision, comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders. Significant experience of agile development practices - TDD, BDD, automated builds, continuous integration, tooling to monitor code quality Desirable Experience in UI development highly desirable: Angular, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery. Consultancy experience Good knowledge and experience of testing frameworks i.e. Junit, Selenium, Cucumber Worked on AWS environment and has an understanding of Docker Working on enterprise search solutions like Solr Responsibilities Responsive website and micro services development Client website support (content, features, functionality) Research, vet, learn, and deploy bleeding-edge technology and best practices on an ongoing basis Quickly exterminate bugs Write scalable, maintainable, and reusable code in an agile environment Lead the quality assurance control and cross-browser/cross-platform compatibility on all projects Testing
£45,000 - £55,000 yearly
Be Difrent Group Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
Role Description At Difrent , we have an ambitious 5-year growth plan that will see us delivering cutting edge digital services to our Healthcare, Government and Blue Chip clients.   Our culture is founded on passion, creativity and straight talking. We empower our team to be bold in their thinking and in delivering transformative solutions; we are only limited by the limits of what we can imagine.   We're a small company with big growth ambitions and are currently searching for a Back End/Full Stack Developer to join us on our digital transformation projects. Candidates will need a high level of capability with skills in core Java development (ideally Java 8), web development with Spring MVC or Spring Boot micro services .  Others include Hiberbate /JPA, Maven, Gradle, Jenkins/GitLab Cli , REST, SOAP, JSON, Source Code Management amongst others.   We're looking for developers who write beautiful code. You'll interact with our clients on one or more agile projects, typically to help deliver a specific product via a multidisciplinary, highly skilled digital team. You'll be adept at working within complex digital projects.    Who You Are Geek enthusiast  Problem solver Sense of humour Self-directed Enjoy working in a team Skills and experience   Essential Strong core Java skills Experience of web development with spring MVC or 3+ years' with Spring Boot micro services Excellent knowledge of Spring Framework (3 and above) and a clear understanding of dependency injection Good understanding of Hibernate/JPA and Object-relational mapping, including performance considerations Experience with build tools such as Maven, gradle Continuous Integration- Jenkins/Gitlab Cli Experience developing REST based web services Experience integrating systems using a wide variety of protocols like REST, SOAP, JSON and a number of others Proven ability to understand and troubleshoot large systems, drilling down to code level to identify the root cause of issues Source Code Management- Git, BitBucket, Subversion Experience with agile tools and methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Confluence, JIRA) Excellent communication skills- written & oral Must be able to work in a team environment with minimal supervision, comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders. Significant experience of agile development practices - TDD, BDD, automated builds, continuous integration, tooling to monitor code quality Desirable Significant experience of agile development practices - TDD, BDD, automated builds, continuous integration, tooling Consultancy experience Good knowledge and experience of testing frameworks i.e. Junit, Selenium, Cucumber Worked on AWS environment and has an understanding of Docker Working on enterprise search solutions like Solr Responsibilities   Responsive website and micro-services development Client website support (content, features, functionality) Research, vet, learn, and deploy bleeding-edge technology and best practices on an ongoing basis Quickly exterminate bugs Write scalable, maintainable, and reusable code in an agile environment Lead the quality assurance control and cross-browser/cross-platform compatibility on all projects Testing
£35,000 - £40,000 yearly
Be Difrent Group London, UK
Mar 12, 2020
Full time
We are currently searching for an experienced Service Designerwith a background inAgile to join us on our exciting high-profile digital transformation projects. We are currently working on a project with one of our clients NHS BSA. We have partnered with NHS BSA to work on the applications for their jobs department. As the 5th largest employer in the world, the NHS needs to have a smooth and streamlined recruitment process that makes it easy to apply for roles as well as an easy recruitment process. As a Service Designer your challenge will be to ensure that the site is user friendly and that the service meets user needs as well as being optimal for the clients use as well. Your Essential Skills Know how the internet works Be able to sketch and prototype on paper and in HTML Be able to work quickly in an agile environment Work constructively alongside a variety of team members and be able to review the work of others Know how to interpret user research Understand how form and function work together Know how to remove complexity from services Be able to write for user interfaces Explain design decisions and be able to represent a service at a service assessment Assess a service and give constructive feedback Put forward the case for design with a product manager Collaborate on designs with a developer