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Android Developer

Southampton, Hampshire, England


£35k - 65k per year

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 Android Developer (Android | Java | Android Studio)

Are you looking to progress your career but don’t have the chance in your current role?

Ever wanted to be a part of a company that doesn’t just value you, your work and the team around you but rewards you for it?

Would you like to be working on a variety of applications for industry leading brands?

Could this be for you?...

Situated right on the coast with sea views from the office, my client is looking to build out their development culture and so is going through an exciting phase of growth.

Building their own internal software to take to market, you will have the chance to have a genuine say and put your print on the applications you are producing.

All you need to have is;

-          Previous experience shipping Android applications onto the Play Store

-          Excellent knowledge in Android Java

-          Android Studio

-          An interest or appreciation for iOS Development

-          Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies

-          Multithreading, synchronization and background processes

This exciting role is based in Southampton with a salary up to £65,000

Candidates happy to relocate will be considered for the role.

Unfortunately this role does not offer sponsorship.

Senior Delivery Manager - (Vacancy filled)

Tyne and Wear, England


£550 - 600 per day

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Senior Delivery Manager | Product Delivery | Agile | Micro-Services Architecture

The Role:

You will be working for one of the largest organisations in the UK, joining their technical division undertaking several massive technology programmes based around the modernisation and streamlining of their technology department. As part of this they now have a requirement for a Delivery Manager to have a key role in projects moving forward.

In this role you will be responsible for;

  • Line management for a team of various deployment specialists.
  • Working with micro-service Architecture.
  • Overseeing the delivery of a number of products and solutions to market.

Skills and Experience required:

  • Have experience working in an agile environment – TDD or BDD environments.
  • Lead multifaceted teams in large scale complex organisations e.g. developers, testers, project managers etc.
  • Experience with C level stakeholder management.
  • Exposure to Automation tools and technologies.
  • Must have a developer background.

It would be advantageous to have experience with Dev-ops environments as well as AWS experience.

Rate - £600pd - DOE (inside IR35)

Location – Tyneside

IR35 - This engagement has been deemed inside IR35

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Delivery Manager (Vacancy filled)

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England


£600 - 650 per day

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Senior Delivery Manager – North East – Public Sector – Contract

My client is one of the UK’s largest public sector organisations. As a result of the need to stay up to date with relevant technological trends and developments, my client is regularly releasing new products into the market. These products may be public facing portals or equally may be used internally by my client.  As such they now have an opening for a Senior Delivery Manager to work with multiple teams ensuring the efficient and effective delivery of a range of products to market.


 The successful candidate will be responsible for the efficient delivery of a range of complex products and solutions. If successful, you will be acting as line manager to a technical delivery team, mentoring, coaching and providing direction to less senior members of the team whilst taking overall responsibility for the management of the delivery process


  • The ideal candidate should be a self motivated professional that has the proven capability to coach and guide colleagues throughout the delivery phases of the SDLC.
  • The ideal candidate should be an experienced line manager with extensive experience leading technical teams in an agile environment.
  • Experience aligning technical development with business goals and ensuring they integrate smoothly.
  • Experience working with multiple teams that have different functions E.g. DevOps, Testing and Delivery teams. Ensuring they all work towards the same goal.

Rate: £600-£650 per day

Location: Newcastle

Duration: 6 Months+

Senior Java Developer

Tyne and Wear, England


£500 - 530 per day

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Senior Java Developer | JAVA | JavaScript | Angular | Agile         (CONTRACT)

We are currently working with an organisation taking on an exciting large scale project. You will be leading a team of 10 developers, where your guidance will progress that team into delivering high quality, innovative, technical solutions to their customer base.

You will need the following experience;

  • Very strong experience working with Java technologies (6,7 & 8)
  • Extensive experience within Javascript  and  Front End technologies
  • Experience working with Angular JS or similar for example; Node JS  or React JS
  • Familiarity with BPM (Business Process Management) and RDMBS (Relational Database Management Systems)
  • Worked within an Agile environmentincluding SCRUM and Dev-Ops

Based in: Tyneside area – accessible from the surrounding areas

Rate – £530 per day - DOE

Contract length 6 months (likely to roll)

This role is with IR35 so applicants must be engaged with an umbrella company

Do you think this role is suitable for you? We are currently shortlisting so please don’t hesitate to apply!

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Automation Developer in Test

Tyne and Wear, England


£450 - 463 per day + DOE

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Automation Tester | Selenium Webdriver | Cucumber | Java

The Company

This client is a large public sector organisation currently undertaking several massive technology upgrade programmes based around the modernisation and streamlining of their technology department. As part of this they are looking to increase their Test team.

This role falls within IR35 guidelines

The Role

Our client is looking for the successful candidate to have the ability to build frameworks from scratch using Selenium Webdriver written in JAVA; this is a MUST! This will be tasked alongside maintaining existing frameworks so you must have strong technical understanding for the required tools.

You will need the following experience;

  • Experience designing and creating Automation frameworks from scratch
  • Strong technical understanding of Selenium WebDriver and Cucumber
  • Solid experience working with Java        

Rate: £415 - £483 per day DOE - within IR35

Based in: Tyneside (NE) – accessible from the surrounding areas

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Nick at CatchFish.

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