Lead Java Engineer - Micro Services - £120,000

Lead Java Engineer - Micro Services - £120,000

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Lead Java Software Engineer – Core Java, JavaScript, Micro Services, Spring (Boot, MVC, Security)

Greenfield Risk platform. London.

£80,000 - £100,000 + Benefits + Bonus

A Financial Technology firm is looking to hire a Lead Java Software Engineer, ideally with full-stack experience, to be a Technical Lead for the building of a Greenfield Risk platform to replace their existing module.

As the Lead Java Engineer (Spring, Core Java, Full Stack) you will be a strong Java programmer, having worked with at least Java 8 but ideally Java 9 or Java 10. In addition you will have an appreciation for a micro-services architecture and will have good experience several aspects of the Spring Library (for example MVC, Boot or Security). This firm are looking for someone to provide Technical Leadership to a team building a Greenfield Risk platform so you will have a fantastic amount of freedom in your development. You will be able to make key technology decisions and build a platform free from legacy code. Any experience with full stack development, particularly JavaScript (React or Angular), would be beneficial.

This firm have a strong global brand and are looking to further improve their technology offering. You will have considerable freedom compared to larger, bureaucratic organisations and will be able to develop the technology in the way that you want to. You will be responsible for architectural decisions as well as deciding on any new technologies to be used on the platform.

The Lead Java Engineer (Spring, Core Java, Full Stack) will need:

  • Strong experience with Java development – Essential
  • Experience with the Spring stack, particularly Spring Boot and Spring MVC – Highly Beneficial
  • Experience working on a micro services platform – Highly Beneficial
  • Experience with RESTful web services – Beneficial
  • Experience with JavaScript development - Beneficial

Please get in touch with Tom Kemp at Harrington Starr for more information.

Lead Java Software Engineer – Core Java, JavaScript, Micro Services, Spring (Boot, MVC, Security)