Graduate Java Developers
rentalcars.com are looking for Graduate Java developers. We are the largest online car rental reservation agency in the world. As part of Priceline.com, we are a member of the largest and most successful travel company on the planet, which also includes Booking.com, Priceline.com, Agoda.com, OpenTable and Kayak.com. This is a great opportunity to join a fast growing company, working in the area right at the heart of its future strategy.
· Are you passionate about Java web development?
· Do you enjoy short software development lifecycles?
· Do you want to work somewhere where your input is encouraged?
We're looking for Graduate Java web developers to work on the world’s largest car hire website at our central Manchester offices.
What you'll do:
As part of a multidisciplinary team of Java developers, web designers, analysts and UX experts who are responsible for the development of a site that is visited by over 50 million people a year you will:
· Do hands on development in an agile environment.
· Work closely with other developer &designers to realise new site functionality.
· Collaborate with developers to implement best practices.
· Participate in discussions on how we can improve our site’s user experience.
· Collaborate across the business to promote front and back end improvements on our product.
What we are looking for:
· Computer Science degree or similar
· Exposure to Java
· Knowledge of JSP/Javascipt/HTML
· Good work ethic
· Good interpersonal skills
· The desire to work on a Java ecommerce web applications
· Exposure to web application frameworks such as Spring/Struts
· Hibernate/JDBC knowledge
What you’ll get from us:
· Fantastic working environment - We offer a friendly, informal, vibrant and comfortable place to work.
· Flexible working hours .
· Fun – We have an annual company funded party but then that’s just once a year, so as a team we socialise together on a much more frequent basis.
· City centre location - We are only 5 minutes walk from the main shopping streets in Manchester so you can make the most of your lunch break.