Java Developer - Cryptocurrency

Java Developer - Cryptocurrency

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Java Developer to take a leading role in a revolutionary Cryptocurrency data platform

West London


The cryptocurrency market is providing a whole host of opportunities for technologists to spread their wings a drive innovation.

We’re working with a firm that are backed by 3 leading figures from financial services and digital media, who are building a platform to revolutionise the provision of Crypto currency trading data.

This is a unique opportunity to build a first-to-market platform and get in at the start of an exciting journey.

You will be working with all of the following technologies:

  • Java 8 for our application code
  • Spring Boot and Cloud for application containers
  • MySQL/Oracle for our databases
  • Redis for in-memory caching
  • SOLR/Elastic for search
  • ActiveMQ/Kafka for asynchronous messaging
  • Kubernetes for managing our deployments
  • AWS for our infrastructure

Your duties will be:

  • Heading up the server-side responsibility 
  • Develop in both a greenfield and existing codebase environment
  • Participate in requirement analysis and systems design
  • Assist with evaluation of new technologies to enhance our software architecture

You should have:

  • 3-5 years relevant work experience 
  • Excellent Java 8 development skills
  • Awareness of best practises in developing clean code & passionate about testing
  • Experience working with Spring Boot
  • Good knowledge of JMS and Relational Databases
  • Experience with Git source control and Maven build management
  • Experience with cloud deployment technologies (particularly Kubernetes) is preferred

Contact Ian Bailey at Harrington Starr for full details